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Why do software engineering interviews always feel awkward

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Every software engineering interview I’ve done feels a little awkward. Do other disciplines and roles have this problem? Because I’ve always felt the first couple sentences of each exchange have the subtext, “Can we just get to the coding part already?” Both from the interviewer, and the interviewee.

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Brian Olson

Brian Olson

Engineer, formerly at Amazon, currently at Google. All opinions are my own. Consider supporting here: https://devblabs.medium.com/membership