of Programming Interviews: The Insiders' Guide

Elements of Programming Interviews: The Insiders’ Guide


Can I achieve my goal of 180k in Seattle?
The Java version of EPI is available on Amazon!  Search for Elements of Programming Interview in Java, or use the short link This is the C++ version.Before you buy this book, please first head over to our sample page – sampler should give you a very good idea of the quality and style of our book. In particular, be sure you are comfortable with the level and with our C++ coding style.Solutions include code snippets which are primaril…

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Can I achieve my goal of 180k in Seattle?(r/cscareerquestions)

Your resume sucks given your 20+ yrs of experience. Also, being a Co-Founder is a big title. It is usually 3 categories:

  • 1 Exit

  • 2 Funded but no exit yet

  • 3 Paper startup, no funding, has been around longer than 2 years

I’m afraid companies are viewing you as a #3, which is a big negative.

  • You also lack a continuation in your titles. Recruiters and Hiring Managers like to see this. Change all of your “Analyst” or “Specialist” titles to just “Software Engineer”.
  • Talk about product size. How many millions in revenue? How big were companies you worked for?
  • Have you lead teams?
  • Clearly list out the tech stack, or stacks, for each company
  • Look into a better formatted resume
  • Clearly list out your hard skills. Languages, frameworks, tools, environments, etc

Read these books. Even though you have the experience, companies nowadays like to ask irrelevant “whiteboard” questions which have very little to do with the day-to-date of the position.

I also hate the way interviews are nowadays but it is what it is.

Given your experience, and likely skillset which you…

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