You Should Write Code Outside Your Day Job

Focus on breadth instead of depth.

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Let’s imagine you’re considering two candidates for a Backend Engineer Position. One candidate is super experienced with Python and has deep language knowledge. The other isn’t as proficient in Python but has experience with Kubernetes, Docker, Bash Scripts, and more. Who would you take? Most hiring managers would pick the one with…

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