- vote Future of Technical Product Manager at Apple Got an offer from Apple for their TPM role. Offered TC: 250k (Can I negotiate with Apple?) Other competing offers: Amazon Alexa Palo Alto, SDE 2, 265k MS Redmond Azure Data and Intelligence, L60, 180k TC In talks woth FB. Current TC: 160k YoE: 2 Currently on F1 OPT amd have 2 more tries for H-1
- vote Insights on Alexa Shopping team vs Microsoft Azure please? Got an offer from Alexa Shopping. Please provide any insights. Team sits in Palo Alto. Currently on F1 OPT Visa and have two more H-1B tries. YoE: 2 Current TC: 160k Amazon Alexa Shopping L5 SDE2 TC: 250k Location: Palo Alto Microsoft Azure Data and Intelligence L60 TC: 200k first year, 160k th
- vote Amazon vs Microsoft in terms of H-1B visa People of blind, I would need your advice in choosing an offer. I have received an offer from Amazon and Microsoft. Amazon Alexa Shopping (Bay Area) TC: 260k L5 SDE2 Microsoft Azure Data and Intelligence (Redmond) TC: 200k first year, 160k the following years L60 I am currently on F1 OPT and I h
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- Is the Udacity data engineering nano degree worth it? I am currently a data analyst on an Alexa team and I am thinking of making a move to become a data engineer, this means I need a little skills upgrade. Is the Udacity data engineering nano degree worth the squeeze and the money? If not, what would you recommend? I already have an MSc. in Information
- Looking for a Waymo referral (product analyst) I'm looking for a referral at Waymo. I'm currently a data scientist and work in R&D but nobody's heard of this place. And I genuinely think I'm a better fit for product focused roles and product+Transportation is my interest. Even my RAs during grad school at CMU were in transportation. Open to Waym
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- Internal transfer Hi guys, I'm planning to change teams internally and want to hear the first hand experience from folks who had to deal with the visa transfer? Is it a risk at this point in time to move teams and start the visa process all over again? Role: L5 BI engineer, currently part of Amazon Corp. Looking f
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