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Geoffrey Yip

Fullstack Scala Engineer at QOMPLX, Inc.

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Geoffrey Yip is a Fullstack Scala Engineering at QOMPLX. He approaches work with an eye towards clean code and functional programming. His hobbies include non-fiction reading and bodyweight fitness.

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Written by Geoffrey Yip | December 11, 2020

After about a year of coding professionally, I bravely and stupidly thought I could make the jump from Javascript to Scala. I had no experience in Java. I had no CS degree. And I had never done server-side programming before.