Greg Kaleka

Greg Kaleka

Portland

Hi! I'm a sharp, curious professional looking to expand my horizons. I love learning new things, and would love to transition into a career in which I'm building things. I've fallen in love with programming, and can't wait to see where it takes me.

Skills & Experience

  • Spoken Languages

    • English
    • French
  • Looking for work

    Yes

431 Achievements

  • Introducing Props
  • Thinking in Components
  • First Steps in React
  • How Jenkins Works
  • Exploring Arrays
  • Recursion and Space Complexity
  • Introduction to Object-Oriented JavaScript
  • Algorithms in Code
  • Time Complexity
  • Playing a Counting Game
  • Searching Names
  • Sorting Algorithms
  • S3 Storage Service
  • AWS and "The Cloud"
  • Using Lists
  • Build an Application
  • Meet Lists
  • Functions and Looping
  • All Together Now
  • Meet Python
  • Types and Branching
  • Stateful Components
  • Thinking in Components
  • First Steps in React
  • Writing a Classifier
  • Getting Started with Data Visualization
  • Machine Learning Vocabulary
  • Introduction to Machine Learning
  • Big Data at Netflix
  • Where and How Big Data Is Used
  • What is Big Data
  • Practicing Data Visualization in Excel
  • Chart Formatting and Layout
  • When To Use What Type of Chart
  • Introduction To Data Visualization
  • The Lambda Lambada
  • Functional Workhorses
  • Functional Rules
  • Dockerize a Web App
  • Managing Images and Containers
  • Building Images Using Dockerfiles
  • Fundamentals of Docker
  • Docker Use Cases
  • Meet Selenium
  • Character Builder
  • Flask Templates
  • Welcome to Flask
  • Users and Authorization
  • Django Authentication
  • Security and Customization
  • Make the REST Framework Work for You
  • RESTful Django
  • Customizing Class-based Views
  • Classy Views
  • Detail View
  • List View
  • Security: Solutions
  • Security: Concerns
  • The Django Admin
  • Total Control
  • Basic ORM Usage
  • Same Old ORM
  • Inlines and Media
  • Django Model Forms
  • Django Models
  • Django Forms
  • Building Custom Filters
  • Building Custom Tags
  • Template Tags and Filters
  • Test Time!
  • Final Details
  • Django Templates
  • Model Administration
  • What a View
  • Say Hello to Django
  • Getting the REST You Need
  • GET and POST Requests in a Browser
  • Introduction to HTTP
  • Adding a New Web Page
  • Make It Beautiful with CSS
  • HTML: The Structural Foundation of Web Pages and Applications
  • Getting Familiar with HTML and CSS
  • Covering Your Bases
  • Be Assertive!
  • What Is Testing?
  • Python Regular Expressions
  • Timezones
  • Math Quiz App
  • Dates and Times
  • Gettin' CRUD-y With It
  • Buggy Logs
  • Cleaner Code
  • Dice Roller
  • Python: Advanced Objects
  • Python: Inheritance
  • Python: Instant Objects
  • Dungeon Game 2
  • Python Sets
  • Python Tuples
  • Python Dictionaries
  • Python Slices
  • Python Lists
  • Letter Game App
  • Number Game App
  • Shopping List App
  • Logic in Python
  • Python Data Types
  • Python For Beginners
  • Getting Started with MongoDB
  • Go Further With Mongo
  • Working With Collections
  • Understanding MongoDB
  • Day 3: Getting Creative
  • Day 2: Advanced Selecting
  • Day 1: Joining Tables
  • Orientation: Selecting Data
  • Our Diary App
  • Meet Peewee
  • Subqueries
  • Set Operations
  • Joining Table Data with SQL
  • Table Relationships
  • Database Keys
  • Database Normalization
  • Date and Time Functions
  • Aggregate and Numeric Functions
  • Working with Text
  • Ordering, Limiting and Paging Results
  • Handling Errors When Manipulating Data
  • Deleting Data from a Database
  • Updating Data in a Database
  • Adding Data to a Database
  • Finding the Data You Want
  • Getting Data from a Database
  • Data, Databases and SQL
  • Writing Great Swift
  • Auto Layout in Code
  • Trait Collections
  • Inequalities, Content and Priorities
  • The Constraint Equation
  • A History Lesson
  • Introduction to UITableView
  • Delegation in iOS
  • Introduction to Delegates
  • Query Interface
  • Validation
  • Migrations and Relationships
  • Introduction to ActiveRecord
  • Build a Todo List Application with Rails 4
  • Memory Management in Swift 2
  • Generics with Swift 2 - Beyond Basics
  • Generics with Swift 2
  • Extensions and Protocols
  • Value Semantics, Type Methods and Inheritance
  • Object Initialization in Swift 2
  • Properties in Swift 2
  • Next Week's Weather
  • Upgrading Stormy
  • Introduction to Table Views
  • Refreshing the Data
  • Running Apps on a Device
  • Improving Our User Interface
  • Displaying Additional Views
  • Using the Vending Machine
  • Loading Data From a Resource
  • Modeling An Interface
  • Structs as Data Models
  • View Controllers and Views
  • Getting Started with iOS Development
  • Control Flow With Loops
  • Swift Dictionaries
  • Control Flow with Conditional Statements
  • Introduction to Collections
  • Swift Operators
  • Swift Types
  • An Introduction to Swift Programming
  • Adding Weather Icons
  • Managing Complexity
  • Interacting With Data From the Web
  • Error Handling in Swift 2.0
  • Creating Flexible Objects Using Protocols
  • Swift 2.0 Protocols
  • Objects and Optionals
  • Introduction to Optionals
  • Introduction to Enumerations
  • Creating an SVG
  • Differentiating Between Objects
  • Class Inheritance
  • Introduction to SVG
  • Graphic Basics
  • Website Basics
  • Simple Data Structures
  • Function Parameters
  • Functions in Swift 2.0
  • Classes
  • Complex Data Structures
  • Learn About Drupal
  • Web Apps
  • Websites
  • Introduction
  • Quiz Practice Project
  • Prototypal Inheritance
  • Constructor Functions & Prototypes
  • Going Mobile
  • Introduction to Methods
  • Querying the Database
  • AJAX and APIs
  • jQuery and AJAX
  • Programming AJAX
  • AJAX Concepts
  • Custom Media Players
  • Captioning Video
  • Media Basics
  • Traversing and Manipulating the DOM with JavaScript
  • Selecting Elements and Adding Events with JavaScript
  • JavaScript and the DOM
  • Structuring Tables
  • Table Basics
  • Choosing Options
  • Organizing Forms
  • Form Basics
  • Organizing your Tests
  • Chrome DevTools Basics
  • Designing Email with CSS
  • Coding HTML Email
  • HTML Email Basics
  • Introduction to Front-End Frameworks
  • Relating Models
  • Laravel CRUD
  • Validation & Flash Messages
  • Laravel Forms
  • Laravel & Databases
  • Laravel Controllers
  • Laravel Project Setup
  • Connecting to MySQL
  • Introducing Scrum
  • What is Agile?
  • Creating Your Tests
  • Tools for Testers
  • How To Test Our Code
  • Getting Started with Sass
  • Improving your Gulp Workflow
  • Compile Sass with Gulp
  • Gulp your JavaScript workflow!
  • Welcome to Gulp.js
  • What is the MailChimp API
  • Getting Started with WordPress
  • Better SEO Through Tools
  • Better SEO Through Content
  • Introduction to SEO
  • Better SEO Through Code
  • Laravel Getting Started
  • Contact Forms & Mailers
  • Slim and Templates
  • Dependency Management
  • Installing a Ruby Development Environment
  • Ruby Methods
  • Ruby Numbers (Ruby Basics)
  • Ruby Strings (Ruby Basics)
  • How Ruby Works
  • Adding a Blog to a WordPress Theme
  • Custom Post Type Templates
  • Building Out WordPress Navigation
  • Building Page Templates in WordPress
  • The WordPress Loop
  • WordPress Header and Footer Templates
  • Working with CSS and JS in WordPress Themes
  • Starting a WordPress Theme
  • Local WordPress Development
  • Advanced Selectors
  • Going Further with Attribute Selectors and Pseudo-Classes
  • Selectors - Beyond the Basics
  • Responsive Patterns
  • Media Queries
  • Responsive Theory
  • Building a Music Library and Playlists (Swift)
  • Workflows
  • Working With Remote Repositories
  • Merging
  • Branches
  • Getting Started With Git
  • Why Version Control Matters
  • Installing Programs
  • Environment and Redirection
  • Console Processes
  • Console Users and Permission
  • Creating a Simple Drawing Application
  • JavaScript Objects
  • JavaScript Arrays
  • Creating a Password Confirmation Form
  • Creating a Mobile Drop Down Menu
  • JavaScript Loops
  • Creating a Simple Lightbox
  • Creating a Spoiler Revealer
  • Introduction to jQuery
  • JavaScript Functions
  • JavaScript Conditional Statements
  • JavaScript Numbers
  • JavaScript Variables
  • Introducing JavaScript
  • Database Security
  • Queries & Results
  • Getting Started with PDO
  • PHP Inheritance & Interfaces
  • PHP Properties & Methods
  • PHP Objects and Classes
  • Securing and Maintaining a MySQL Database
  • SQL Calculating, Aggregating and Other Functions
  • Joining Relational Data Between Tables in SQL
  • Manipulating Schema with SQL
  • Fundamental Concepts
  • Designing with the Latest Features
  • Basic Layout
  • Creating Tables and Manipulating Data with SQL
  • Reading Data from Databases with SQL
  • The Box Model
  • Understanding Values and Units
  • Basic Selectors
  • Getting Started with CSS
  • Installing MySQL Server and MySQL Workbench
  • Introduction to Data, Databases and SQL
  • Paginating a List: Model and View
  • Paginating a List: Controller
  • Adding Search: Model
  • Adding Search: Controller & View
  • Refactoring the Codebase
  • Cleaning URLs with Rewrite Rules
  • Cleaning URLs with Subfolders
  • Integrating Validation Errors
  • Simple PHP Application: Wrapping Up The Project
  • Swift Value vs Reference Types
  • Swift Properties
  • Swift Inheritance
  • Swift Classes and Objects
  • The WordPress Codex
  • WordPress Plugin Best Practices
  • Widgets and Custom Menus
  • Custom Post Types and Fields
  • Customizing WordPress Themes
  • WordPress Themes
  • Installing Wordpress
  • Working with PHP Functions
  • Integrating With Paypal
  • Moving Around in the Console
  • PHP Internal Functions
  • PHP Returns & Closures
  • PHP Functions Basics
  • PHP Loops
  • PHP Conditionals
  • PHP Datatypes
  • PHP Data & Structure
  • PHP Getting Started
  • Listing Inventory Items
  • Adding a Contact Form
  • Creating the Menu and Footer
  • Getting Started with PHP
  • Functions
  • Objects and Arrays
  • Control Structures
  • Basics
  • Forms
  • Tables
  • Objects
  • Links
  • Lists
  • Text
  • Introduction
  • Debugging HTML and CSS Problems
  • Sharing a Website
  • Responsive Web Design and Testing
  • Adding Pages to a Website
  • Styling Web Pages and Navigation
  • Customizing Colors and Fonts
  • CSS: Cascading Style Sheets
  • Creating HTML Content
  • HTML First
  • Beginning HTML and CSS
  • Product Market Fit
  • Using a Navigation Controller With Segues (Swift)
  • Working With Multiple View Controllers (Swift)
  • Discovery
  • Shopping List
  • Things That Count
  • Ins & Outs
  • Say Hello to Python
  • Swift Structs and their Methods
  • Swift Structs
  • Swift Enums and their Methods
  • Swift Enums
  • Intro to Sprite Kit
  • Cocoapods
  • Displaying Our Weather Data
  • Data Modeling With Structures
  • Concurrency
  • Pulling Data From the Web
  • Deploying to a Device
  • Debugging Our App
  • Improving Our User Interface
  • Using a Data Model
  • Views and View Controllers
  • Getting Started with Xcode
  • Swift Optionals
  • Swift Parameters and Tuples
  • Swift Functions
  • Control Flow
  • Collections
  • Operators
  • Types
  • Variables and Constants
  • Designing and Starting the App
  • Viewing a Web Page
  • Adapting Data for Display
  • Data Modeling
  • Getting Data from the Web
  • Rebuilding from Scratch
  • Exploring the Master-Detail Template
  • Testing and Debugging
  • Animate This (iOS7)
  • Designing your App
  • Refactoring into a Model
  • Creating a Data Collection
  • Understanding Views and View Controllers
  • Getting Started (iOS7)
  • Beyond the Basics
  • Advanced Objective-C
  • Foundation Framework
  • Introduction to Objective-C
  • Pointers and Memory
  • Functional Programming in C
  • Fundamentals of C
  • Newbie