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Dominick Ugas


Currently living in

New York, New York, US

Work Preferences


Open to roles

InternshipCo-opLong Term Employee

First generation college graduate and Software Engineer, bilingual in English and Spanish, experienced in Ruby on Rails and JavaScript based programming. Successful in team environments and individual tasks through communication.

Ideal Workplace Values

Environmentally friendly and diverse in cultures.

My Badges

Skills and Strengths

My Neuro-exceptional talent

I need to constantly stay active so I can focus on taking on multiple tasks consecutively.

Technical Skills

Top 5 Soft Skills

Active ListeningLeadershipConsistencyReliabilityAttention to Detail

Inclusion Essentials


Allowance of Fidgeting DevicesFlexible SchedulePeriodic Rest BreaksUninterrupted Work TimeTherapy

Environments I'm comfortable with

Heavy lifting
Loud noises
Outdoors or places with strong smells
Standing for long periods
Working with animals
Driving a vehicle
Working with food
Interaction with the public
Bright or blinking lights
Variable temperatures
Uniforms (hard hat, hair net, etc.)


Check out my work

Working since Apr 2022

Technical Coach - Flatiron School

● Helped over 350+ students when reviewing lines of code and error messages. Demonstrated how to effectively debug using the Socratic Method as well as verifying the value the variable holds. ● Explained JavaScript and Ruby fundamentals as well as the logic that is applied when working with states and props or using instance variables across all 4 phases of the curriculum. ● Demonstrated best practices such as DRY code, refactoring code, and using appropriately named variables when pair programming 1:1 with students on labs.

Ruby on RailsRubyReactJavaScript

Education and Credentials

Attended for 77 years from 2022 to 2099

Software Engineer - Flatiron School


Attended for 5 years from 2013 to 2018

Le cordon bleu

Bachelor's degree - Culinary Arts/Chef Training