Recent twts in reply to #bqxlviq

I did a take home software engineering test for a company recently, unfortunately I was really sick (have finally recovered) at the time 😒 I was also at the same time interviewing for an SRE position (as well as Software Engineering).

Got the results of my take-home today and whilst there was some good feedback, man the criticisms of my work were harsh. I’m strictly not allowed to share the work I did for this take-home test, and I really can only agree with the β€œno unit tests” piece of the feedback, I could have done better there, but I was time pressured, sick and ran out of steam. I was using a lot of libraires to do the work so in the end found it difficult to actually think about a proper set of β€œUnit Tests”. I did write one (in shell) but I guess it wasn’t seen?

The other points were on my report and future work. Not detailed enough I guess? Hmmm πŸ€”

Am I really this bad? Does my code suck? πŸ€” Have I completely lost touch with software engineering? πŸ€¦β€β™‚οΈ

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