Veteran dev Mike Riley on the future of the software developer
Mike Riley has been a software developer in some capacity or other for decades. Currently the Director of Technology at Quarasan, an educational publishing company in Chicago, he’s grateful that he gets to do what he does for a living.
His job responsibilities include network engineering, software engineering, system administration, security management and desktop management – the whole nine yards.
Riley, who didn’t pursue a traditional path to become a software developer, is largely self-taught and is driven by a love for new...