Joshua Backfield

Myrtle Beach, South Carolina

Areas of Expertise:

  • Java
  • Scala
  • JavaScript
  • Functional Programming
  • Agile
Joshua F. Backfield has been a Senior Software Development Engineer at both Dell SecureWorks, Inc., an industry-leading MSSP and SPARC a Government VA Contractor. He has been responsible for creating and maintaining applications in a variety of languages. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Electronic Systems Technologies from Southern Illinois University at Carbondale and a Masters of Science in Computer Science from DePaul University. He has worked in a variety of languages such as C, C++, Perl, Java, Javascript, and Scala, and constantly continues to learn and grow with more languages. He is also a recurring speaker at DevNexus.

Becoming Functional Becoming Functional
by Joshua Backfield
July 2014
Print: $29.99
Ebook: $23.99

Best Practices in Scala Programming Best Practices in Scala Programming
by Joshua Backfield
June 2016
Video: $79.99