When multiple developers work on the same codebase, it is important to follow best practices to make sure unintentional patterns and syntax errors do not get committed.
This competency area includes understanding the benefits of writing code that is modular, reusable, maintainable, and secure.
- Modular Code - This competency includes writing code that has both independent modules and better code organization.
- Reusable, Maintainable Code - This competency includes writing code that is extendable to new applications and programs.
- Secure Code - This competency guards against the accidental introduction of security vulnerabilities.