for more senior sde or management positions? i feel like it is something they only care about for interns and new grads and seniors that put it on the resume r looked down on
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- Amazon jefe_bezosIt’s never going to be looked down upon. At most, you can argue it’s irrelevant.
- Microsoft HarmarIf you enjoy it, cool. It's not going to impress me as an interviewer, but I won't hold it against you, either.
I say this as someone who enjoys (and does well at) competitive programming. It's not a great indicator of engineering aptitude, any more than being awesome at Scrabble makes you a good novelist.