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Jayson Phillips

  • @jsonp
  • Sr Eng Manager @ Coursera, 7-time bootcamp Instructor, Twitch Streamer
  • He/Him/His
  • South Florida
Professionally writing code since 2002.

  • multiple-year mentor and mentor coach with CODE 2040
  • mentoring with Sector
  • former mentor/instructor w/ Citizen Schools (NYC)
Passionate: Really passionate about the state and future of education, the empowerment of engineers to be and do what their heart desires, and bringing the underserved along on the journey into technology-related careers. 

  • Sr Engineering Manager of a highly motivated pod of engineers @ Coursera, 
  • I still write code in my spare time, playing with new paradigms and ecosystems out of curiosity and in the interest of being a technical coach to the teams I manage

Other endeavors include: 
  • Starting Breakpointt Studio to house my personal teaching and technical efforts (aka: side projects) - currently is behind my Twitch Series "Pull Up & Code"
  • Technical Partner at Carbon Fibre Ltd - a Creative Consultancy and Brand Incubator. 
  • Advisor to Sector
  • Strategic Advisor, FixMyKix
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What Jayson's working on

What Jayson's working on

Nov 01, 2021
Moved to South Florida from the Bay Area. 
  • Establishing presence in local tech scene
  • Working on establishing remote hub for Engineering - we're hiring across the board for engineers at Coursera in Miami and DC!
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Jul 01, 2021
Took on ownership of Engineering Hiring goals
  • Partnering with peer EMs on process improvements
  • Partnering w/ Recruiting on candidate experience
  • Partnering with Talent org on establishing new remote hiring hubs (Miami & DC! We're hiring engineers in your areas [and still remote]!)
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Sr Eng Manager, Core Learner Experience, Coursera
Feb 10, 2021
Completed a course Leadership through Social Influence
(Course 1 of 6 of the Organizational Leadership Specialization, Northwestern University)
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Oct 01, 2020
Excited to join Coursera as Sr Eng Manager, Core Learner Experience! 🎉
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Sr Eng Manager, Core Learner Experience, Coursera