Fizzbuzz – Why It’s Used In Interviews And How To Solve It

In 2015, a team of 3 Bard Prison inmates beat the Harvard University debate team. (Don’t believe us? Look it up.) This demonstrates two things. One, that a shiny degree and book smarts don’t guarantee someone knows what they’re doing, and two, that you just can’t beat real world experience! So, what does street smarts…

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Data Engineer Vs Data Analyst Vs Data Scientist

KOFI GROUP When entering the world of data, there can be a lot of words dumped on you that seemingly mean the same thing. The worst offenders of these are the jobs themselves – is there really a difference between a Data Scientist, Data Analyst, and a Data Engineer? As a matter of fact, there…

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How to Be the Best Full-Stack Engineering Candidate

Tips to Stand Out as a Standout Candidate You’re a full-stack engineer, but you’re not receiving offers, even after several rounds of interviews. What are you doing wrong? There should be many job opportunities for full-stack engineers. After all, the role was listed as the fourth top emerging job in LinkedIn’s Emerging Jobs report, with…

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Data Science: How To Get In And What Hiring Managers Want

“Data Science”; it’s a term you’ve probably heard a lot, but what does it actually mean? Demand in this field is at an all-time high, so what about Data Science has so many employers interested, and how can you be a part of it? These are the types of questions that’ll be answered today as…

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How to Handle Salary Negotiations in Your Tech Career like an Expert

The tech industry is one of the most competitive job markets in the world. As the demand for new technology increases and innovation reaches new heights more and more opportunities become available at a rate that is outpacing the graduation numbers for computer science majors. In short, the need for skilled software engineers is becoming…

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Software Engineers: Here’s How to Make Your Resume Irresistible

We Asked Hiring Experts What They Look for in a Resume. Here’s What They Told Us If you have made several applications for software engineer jobs but haven’t received an invite to interview – despite your experience, qualifications, and skills being a perfect match – it’s almost certain that your resume is letting you down.…

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The Truth About Being a Software Engineer At a Startup

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Should a software engineer join a startup? The Good, The Bad, and the Sensible of Joining a Startup. One of the most common questions from professionals looking for their next software engineer job is, “Should I join a startup?” The answer lies in knowing who you are, and what you want from your career. A…

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Systems Engineers Need a System to Work with Recruiters Successfully

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Develop a Staffing Relationship to Boost Your Career As a distributed systems engineer, you’re used to overseeing projects and working with others closely. Your success depends upon developing an end-to-end system to deliver the products expected of it. To do this, you’ll work with different people. You’ve got to be responsive, transparent, and prioritize needs.…

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Data Scientist? Here’s How to Ace Your Next Interview

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Expert Advice to Avoid Rejection Letters Have you ever interviewed for a data scientist job and received the following communication in your email inbox? “We regret to inform you…” “Thank you for your interest in our company and for interviewing. We have decided…” The chances are that you’ve probably received a communication or two like…

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