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CS Seminar – Building a Software Product While Working Full-time

CS Seminar – Building a Software Product While Working Full-time, Ben Noland
Noon on Friday, December 12, 2014, in ENGR 103
All students are welcome to attend! FREE Pizza!

Ben Noland

Ben Noland, Software Developer at Clearwater Analytics will talk about how he built collabedit, a real-time collaborative code editor ( and turned it into a profitable business (while working a full-time job). In January 2015, Ben plans to leave Clearwater to focus his time fully on what collabedit has given way to, Coding Hire. Coding Hire allows employers to phone interview and test job applicants’ coding skills by watching them code in real-time. Cvent and Clearwater Analytics have testimonials listed on Coding Hire’s website (

Ben earned his B.S. of Computer Science here at Boise State University in 2005.

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About the Company:
Clearwater provides challenging, exciting careers that put employees at the leading edge of the financial services industry in locations that offer an exceptional quality of life.  They leverage web-based software and world-class client service to help their clients automate investment accounting, monitor investment policy compliance, and analyze portfolio performance and risk. Clearwater’s daily-aggregated and reconciled solutions deliver the highest level of portfolio transparency on the market today.