Today morning I opened Pyonieri (Pyoneers), the Slovak & Czech Python user group on Facebook. There has been a question about how many years one needs to become a senior software engineer. Reading the comments gave me an impression there is a great amount of confusion about what does it mean to be a senior engineer in the first place. I decided I’ll write down my own thoughts on the topic.

How NOT to Recognize a Senior?

Unlike some of the discussion participants, I don’t understand the senior engineer label as something related to managerial skills. Managing people is different from writing code and teamwork. It…

Honza Javorek

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