AboutProgrammer/Hacker/Enthusiast Been coding since I was 10, still haven't figured out the whole getting paid part over a decade later 😅 there are worse hobbies to devote countless late nights to. As of 2022, I'm 22 🤘💯
SkillsPython (obviously), Go, HTML/CSS/JS, C(++), Batch/Bash, some Java, PHP, Perl. Assembly on a few architectures (though I'm rusty). Used to be a hardcore vim user, then I found VSCode.
Joined devRant on 1/27/2022
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They offered a coding test alongside a resume. So I took it and did extremely well. Showcased my talents wonderfully. They ask for an interview (video call). We do the first half of the interview with an HR rep, goes great, a little over schedule. So we go into the second half with a little over twenty minutes left, and the hiring engineer wants me to write some code. He explains my task and sends me to a site where I can write and execute the code and he can watch. I had never written code with an audience before, and between that and my now 20 minute timer, I was a tangled up ball of nerves. Needless to say, I blew it, writing nothing of worth. He ends the call and I open my IDE. Working solution in 7 minutes. I got a rejection email two days later. Worst part? The company employed the author of one of my favorite "learn to code books". Would have been amazing to work with him. Really demotivating to say the least.2