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Stefan, Tank Commander turned into CTO
May 27 2019

Stefan, Tank Commander turned into CTO

How to transit from a tank commander in the military into tech? After graduating from Le Wagon, Stefan founded a startup with a fellow batchmate and built it...

Le Wagon gave me the confidence to really go for the job I wanted
May 3 2019

Le Wagon gave me the confidence to really go for the job I wanted

Jerome studied Economics and like a lot of his friends, he started working at a bank to be surrounded by like-minded folks. But he always had a proclivity for coding, so he took part...

Alumni Stories: how I became a freelancer (and launched my startup)
May 2 2019

Alumni Stories: how I became a freelancer (and launched my startup)

Having recently launched her first venture with the release of Pool, we reached out to Nozomi, an alumni of our January 2018 batch, for an interview.

From Supervisor in Customer Service to Software Developer at Babbel.
Apr 29 2019

From Supervisor in Customer Service to Software Developer at Babbel.

Before Le Wagon, I was a Senior Supervisor in Customer Service at Booking.com. I decided that I wanted a change in my career. I have always been interested in coding and after attend...

From finishing a law degree to becoming an IOs developer shortly after Le Wagon
Apr 26 2019

From finishing a law degree to becoming an IOs developer shortly after Le Wagon

After my law studies, I realized that I liked law, but I didn’t love it. So I joined Le Wagon to learn to code and six months later, I'm working as an iOS developer.

Film maker turned Founder & CTO - why creativity is key to coding products
Apr 26 2019

Film maker turned Founder & CTO - why creativity is key to coding products

Before Le Wagon I was a freelance film director. I was primarily working on branded content for global brands such as Adidas, YouTube, Ebay, Booking.com and Pinterest. I wanted to co...

Immigrating to Canada: How he landed an Analyst Developer position in Montréal
Apr 23 2019

Immigrating to Canada: How he landed an Analyst Developer position in Montréal

Olivier Riccini is a programmer-analyst at CGI. Before that, his objective was to leave his home to venture abroad in order to change his life. He chose Le Wagon because it was the b...

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