The difference between a junior and a senior developer? | YourDevOpsGuy

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What is the difference between a junior and a senior developer?

15 things I wish I had known sooner

How to work more efficiently

1. For every task you work on have a clear definition of done

2. Define the scope

3. Time estimates are hard

4. Mindset

How to optimize your work

5. Automate

6. Work incrementally

7. Premature optimization is the root of all evil

8. Get a rubber duck

9. Revise your assumptions

10. Read the documentation

11. Beware of comments

12. Learn to communicate

How to approach complex, open-ended tasks

13. Ask questions

14. Design on paper first

Bonus tip

15. Do not be a one-trick pony

Learn to think like a software engineer. Ex SDE @amazon. Currently SDE @ebay. Find me on Twitter @codinglanguages

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