Triplebyte is a really good platform for people with nontraditional backgrounds who are really passionate about developing things. I don't want to say it's a requirement for them, but it makes things much easier. I wish I'd found it a lot earlier than I did. It's definitely something that should be part of their job search.
This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://triplebyte.com/blog/how-i-got-a-software-engineering-job-without-experience-or-a-cs-degree