Code Platoon helps Veterans, Active Duty Servicemembers, and military spouses transition into civilian tech careers. So far, we have graduated more than 270 students into new software engineering careers. A key component of our mission is to provide our students with more than just the necessary software engineering skills for their future professions. We also… Continue Reading Code Platoon Graduate Outcomes 2022
About Rod Levy
Rod Levy is the Founder and Executive Director of Code Platoon. He holds undergraduate and Master’s degrees in engineering from Cornell University and an MBA from The University of Chicago Booth School of Business, where he graduated with honors. Rod has also completed Dev Bootcamp’s web developer program.
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At Code Platoon, we track national demand for programming languages so that our Veteran, Servicemember, and military spouse students get the best training for their new software engineering or DevOps engineering careers. This article highlights the programming languages with the highest salaries and most frequently targeted job postings for 2022. We’ve also published our findings… Continue Reading The Best Paying and Most In-demand Programming Languages in 2022
Since Code Platoon launched in 2016, our mission has been to prepare Veterans, military spouses, and active duty Servicemembers to become professional software engineers and developers. Over our first five years, we have graduated more than 200 students into new careers in software engineering. A key component of our mission is to ensure the successful… Continue Reading Code Platoon Graduate Outcomes 2021
At Code Platoon, we track national demand for programming languages so that our Veterans and military spouses get the best tools for a career in software development. This article highlights the programming languages that command the highest salaries and are most frequently targeted in job postings. We wrote on this subject in 2020 and have… Continue Reading The Best Paying and Most In-Demand Programming Languages in 2021
Since Code Platoon launched in 2016, our mission has been to prepare veterans and military spouses to become professional software developers. Our students have, over those years, completed ten 14-week sessions (cohorts). A key component of our mission is to make our students ‘professional,’ which to us sets the bar of not only teaching students… Continue Reading CODE PLATOON GRADUATE OUTCOMES REPORT, AUGUST 2020
At Code Platoon, we track national demand for programming languages so that our Veterans and military spouses are trained with the best tools for a career in software development. When you’re deciding which programming language to learn, the following demand-based insights complement a much broader strategy. We first wrote a version of this article in… Continue Reading The Best Paying and Most In-Demand Programming Languages in 2020
As a coding boot camp, Code Platoon provides more than just basic training on software programming for our students. We want to provide the best possible coding boot camp experience a veteran, service member, or military spouse can have, bar none. That way, the veterans we serve have an option that is not only custom-fit… Continue Reading What sets Code Platoon apart from other coding bootcamps?
Sailors and soldiers on active duty who are transitioning out of active military service may be eligible for the DoD SkillBridge program. In the Army, this program is also called Career Skills. At Code Platoon, our mission is to help veterans and military spouses get into valuable new careers, and the SkillBridge program aligns with… Continue Reading SkillBridge and Code Platoon