- From laid off to 6 offers and 2x TC Sorry this post is late, I know some people were waiting for me to write this TL;DR: Got laid off, was sad, studied hard, did a bunch of interviews, did a bunch of back-to-back onsites, got 6 offers, doubled my previous TC This is my story on how I went from someone that never leetcoded or done a
- How do I get my shit together Background: Graduated from undergrad target school in May without any offers. Meh GPA. Meh internships (large business enterprise company, qa, didn't learn shit). Didn't do any student orgs. Barely know anything about web development because none of the classes covered it and my dumbass didn't do an
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- vote SWE @ Airbnb or Facebook Compensation aside, would you rather be a front end engineer at Facebook or Airbnb? - FB probably has more interesting UI challenges - A lot more teams/products to choose from at FB - Airbnb has some of the best product design sense in the valley imo - Airbnb doesn’t have to target increasing time
- advice on career change Hi, no trolls please . I have 10+ embedded experience. I mostly worked in C , C++ and some python. I recently lost my job and shortly after was pregnant. I always wanted to change to web development so I used the last few months to do a project on nodejs and express , another on react . Both projec