Maximizing Your Impact as a Software Engineer
This collection of interviews with experienced developers provides advice to help you become the best software developer that you can be. They go beyond code, to the often overlooked soft-skills that impact our effectiveness as engineers and the impact that we can have in a software engineering team.
Going Beyond Code to Become a Better Programmer – Interview with Pete Goodliffe
Pete Goodliffe, author of ‘Becoming a Better Programmer’, dives into issues that go beyond code and separate the good from the great developers. We cover things like attitude, communication skills and managing complexity.
N Ways to be a Better Developer – Interview with Lorna Mitchell
Lorna Mitchell, author of ‘N Ways To Be A Better Developer’, covers some great tips on being a happier and more productive programmer. Including communicating with management, learning new languages and improving your time management.
The Effective Engineer – Interview with Edmond Lau
Edmond Lau is author of ‘The Effective Engineer’ and a Software Engineer who has worked for the likes of Google, Ooyala, Quora, and Quip. He discusses ways to maximize your impact as an engineer, lessons learned from engineering leaders and key metrics to measure your effectiveness.