Software Engineer / PE at Google / Physics Student
Measuring progress in units of learning, as opposed to units of solving, is one of the key paradigm shifts one has to undergo to be effective in a research setting.
…en you’re revisiting that obscure build process which to…en you’re revisiting that obscure build process which took you 3 days to figure out the first time. I’ve never met a good Software Engineer who didn’t take extensive notes.
In simpler terms, write code that you would be proud to take home and show your mother.