The Coding Career Frontier

SumoCoder's latest musings, happenings, and thoughts from the frontline in software engineering careers ...

Time to reconsider FAANG

Facebook (Meta) is reportedly going to ax 15% (12k) of the company

Is Google next?

The best advice during a downturn is to keep developing your tech stacks, get excellent at interviewing and make friends who can help your career

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Algorithms on Steroids

I have a feeling this team will do very well on coding interviews :)

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Algorithms on Steroids

I have a feeling this team will do very well on coding interviews :)

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Unconventional way to 10x Your Tech Career

Understanding and using human psychology can 10x your earnings ... do you know the ONE thing that can help??

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Unconventional way to 10x Your Tech Career

Understanding and using human psychology can 10x your earnings ... do you know the ONE thing that can help??

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What types of software engineering that will be the BEST for you?

Knowing which of the six core category types of software engineering can mean the difference of your perfect career and a bad fit. Do you know what they are?

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The Single Best Book for NEW Software Engineers

Designing a software career is more than just coding ... here's the best book for those looking to craft a compelling career in software. It's probably not what you think it is.

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Old school banks + crypto + metaverse = more code & money

Peek into the future:(Software engineers + banks)

Take a look at Goldman Sach's banner image on the homepage - talk about rebranding themselves for the future.

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Russia + Ukraine & Tech

With the conflict raging in Russia and Ukraine it's affected companies in tech to pivot away (and for Starlink, towards) the conflict. The impact on tech will be felt around the world ...

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Jobs of the Future: The Metaverse Edition

In the spirit of the famous quote by the GOAT of NHL Hockey, Wayne Gretzky

"Skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it has been"

Whether you believe the metaverse will take off or fizzle, there are trends to be aware of. I'm not so sure the current iteration using VR will be the "killer interface" for meta.

Any bets Elon Musk's Neuralink will figure out a better interface to the Metaverse?

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Never. Give. Up.

You have the software skills to get started but don't have a degree. You applied to 63 jobs in the last two months and got rejected by every company.

do you quit?

what if you applied to 357 companies to finally get your first YES?

All you need is one yes and you're in!

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Software Engineer Career Paths to Infinity and Beyond!

Your software engineer career paths options can explode when you’re a senior developer. Here are the different career quests to choose from!

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TOP Software Engineering Skills For A Dream Career

The software engineering skills needed for an exceptional career. Do you know what they are?

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Tech firms are getting desperate for qualified developers

There's probably a no better time in history to get a tech job.

Dust off that resume of yours and test the market -- or if you have no coding skills, put in 6-9 months of focused work could change your future

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Software Engineer Career Stairway From Coding Noob to Senior Developer

The Developer Job Ladder from Coding Zero to a Hero Software Engineer Career!

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