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Speak_ Up

Speak_ Up

By Speak_

The Speak_ Up podcast is made for software engineers looking for their first or next role in tech. Listen in for tech news, candidate stories, and tips for how to ace your tech interviews. Speak_ is a diverse community of software engineers offering free cohort-based courses to get prepared for tech interviews and get seen by notable tech companies.
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Amazon tech interview - insider tips from an AWS Senior Manager
Amazon tech interview - insider tips from an AWS Senior Manager
What are Amazon's Leadership Principles and do they matter for tech interviews? How do you stand out in your AWS tech interview? What are employee resource groups? Get the answers to these questions and more from an AWS insider. This episode is a replay of a Speak_ community event on May 17, 2022. The event was co-hosted by Speak_ and Untapped and focuses on the Tech Interview Process at Amazon - specifically Amazon Web Services. Guests: Nick Curry, a Senior Manager of Emerging Talent Pipelines at AWS. Tariq Meyers, the Co-Founder & Co-CEO at Untapped (also ex- Lyft and Coinbase). Join a free, 2-week cohort-based course to get prepared for tech interviews. https://speak.careers/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/speakcareers Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/speakcareers/ Join the Discord: https://discord.gg/wjnAEVjbCu Subscribe to the newsletter: https://bit.ly/3RvNqHE Music: Lakey Inspired https://bit.ly/3VEGzhm
33:19
October 19, 2022
Coinbase job offers rescinded - stories from 2 software engineers
Coinbase job offers rescinded - stories from 2 software engineers
Imagine getting a job offer at a company you love, quitting your current job, meeting your new team, and then...getting an email that your offer has been rescinded. 😱 In our very first Speak_ Up podcast episode, we share the stories of 2 engineers who had job offers rescinded by crypto giant Coinbase. Vijay Duraiswamy is a senior engineer who spent over 8 years at Amazon. Prashun Dey is just getting his start in software engineering after graduating with a CS degree - and he landed a role on the AWS AI team at Amazon with help from Speak_! Join a free, 2-week cohort-based course to get prepared for tech interviews. https://speak.careers/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/speakcareers Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/speakcareers/ Join the Discord: https://discord.gg/wjnAEVjbCu Subscribe to the newsletter: https://bit.ly/3RvNqHE Music: Le Gang https://bit.ly/3ShHG4j This content should not be construed as personal investment advice.
27:30
September 26, 2022