Alexander Sulim

Software Engineer. Maker.

A software engineer building the web professionally for the last fifteen years, recently focused on backend challenges at Babbel.

Recent blog posts

How we started a podcast

A week ago my friend Pablo and me released the very first episode of Code && Beyond. None of us had any experience in podcasting or ever worked with voice and audio. But we did that!

Becoming a software engineer

Recently I realized that a professional career started for me twenty years ago. However the journey of becoming a software engineer begins much earlier, and the first sparkle of interest wasn’t created by a computer itself.

The story starts for me with a book.


Code && Beyond

Code && Beyond

A weekly podcast with my friend Pablo and me, two software engineers with more than 35 years of professional experience combined. We talk about creativity, productivity, problem solving, tools, culture, and anything beyond, but still related to the daily life of a software developer.

Give it a listen at

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