Michael Dickens is a software developer at Affirm, where he works on data pipelines and business logic behind Affirm’s platforms for credit underwriting and for verifying users’ identities. Michael has been programming since 2006. He has written a number of open source computer programs, including the world’s fastest keyboard layout optimizer.
Michael spends much of his time working to make the most difference with each unit of resources in his life. Right now he does this primarily by donating to effective charities.