Friday 2:35 p.m.–3:05 p.m.

Rants and Ruminations From A Job Applicant After 💯 CS Job Interviews in Silicon Valley

Susan Tan


What is it like to interview at 1 technology company? Stressful and tiring. What is it like to interview at 100 technology companies? I have done that. In late August 2016, I quit an uninspiring full-time software job and talked to 100 employers in the San Francisco Bay Area to find the best fit. The hiring process reflects the company culture and its values. Listen to my rants and ruminations of interviewing at tiny seed-stage startups to large technology companies in Silicon Valley. Learn how to reform your own hiring process to be more considerate and thoughtful. Learn how to prepare for interviews efficiently.