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Becoming a Senior Engineer

Becoming a Senior Engineer

by Brian Olore | February 6, 2019 |  0

One of the most common questions I hear is “How do I become a Senior Engineer?” In my experience, the best thing you can do is to continue building your technical skill set and seek ways to be recognized within your organization and industry. How do you do that? I’m glad you asked. Use Google […]

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5 Toxic Pull Request Reviewer Personas

by Brian Olore | January 16, 2019 |  0

Pull Request (PR) reviews are a critical aspect of collective code ownership. PR reviews reveal to your coworkers, your problem solving methods, thought process and coding style. Pull Requests also give your teammates insight into the problem you’ve been tackling and potentially visibility into a part of the code they are not familiar with. Making […]

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How to Comment on a Pull Request

by Brian Olore | January 15, 2019 |  0

Since Pull Requests are so important, and it’s easy to make unhelpful comments, how do you make a good Pull Request comment and what does one look like? It’s important to remember that as a reviewer, you are in a position of power. Usually that means the power to accept or decline the Pull Request. The requester […]

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How to Write a Good Pull Request

by Brian Olore | January 15, 2019 |  0

Pull Requests are the backbone of open source software development. They allow contributions by anyone, from anywhere. PRs are also a vital form of communication, even within a localized development team working on proprietary software. What makes a good Pull Request? Let’s break it down into 4 rules of thumb: 1. Provide context 2. Make […]

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