Joshua Wootonn

Job Searching as a Mid-Level Software Engineer

a perspective on how to survive the dips in a broken system

application, interview, and offer information are in this Google sheet and resumes, cover letters, and questions I used are in this GitHub repo under 2020


The Search Begins (July and August)

Strategy Version 1
Summary of July and August

LinkedIn recruiters (September)

**Hot Take Alert**

Using a recruiter is low effort job hunting. Often good things in life come from great effort.

Summary of September

Starting Again (October)

Summary of October

Letting go of what once worked (November)

Strategy Version 2
Summary of November

Things falling into place (December)

Note: if you are going into negotiations without a plan you are doing it wrong. This article was super helpful in getting context for how to think about negotiation

Summary of December