Nik holds a Bachelors and Masters of Science in Computer Science. They are also certified as a Scrum Master, Product Owner, and Online Adult Educator.
As a college lecturer, Nik taught Computer Science courses such as Introduction to Programming, Data Structures and Algorithms, Computer Organization and Architecture, and Software Engineering.
Nik has worked on the Web Development and Computer Science Curriculum teams at Codecademy. They have developed several courses, such as: Introduction to DevOps, Learn Build Tools, Foundations of Cloud Computing, Software Design Principles, Choosing a First Programming Language, and Choosing a Career in Tech.