How’s the engineering challenges and impact? How easy to transition into management?
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- Apple / Eng iHateFruitmoreLime recruiting sucks. They have the dumbest recruiters I’ve seen in the Bay Area. Also the majority of the engineers are Chinese if that’s a factor.
- Question one: a lot of interesting challenges, impact is always broader in startups. But your question is vague, try to ask more specific ones. Question two: depending on how good you are. Also managing is not the only way to grow, some great engineers choose to stay IC.
- There are senior leaders that may mentor you into such positions. “As long as your manager supports “ is probably not the best strategy. Training and experience is necessary. But the senior leads are willing to help. Without some guidance you will see shit shows of inexperienced engineers becoming terrible managers which happens a lot in many startups.