What do you wish you knew about your job when you first started out?
Software Engineer in Toronto:
"Make the change."
If there is a functional issue with the code don't wait until tomorrow to fix the issue. Tomorrow never comes and the system, while still functional, will always have a problem with it.
Software Engineer in Mississauga:
"Deep Understanding About Operating Systems."
Analytical skills and problem solving skills are necessary for this position.
Software Engineer in Vancouver:
Deliver what you promise on time with good quality and you will progress quickly.
Software Engineer in Victoria:
"Follow your best career path"
Make sure your first job is a step in the right direction; don't settle for a job that's not quite what you want to be doing. Each job should add a step to your career.
When you are in a development group do your best to get to know the software, in the office and on your own time as well. Try the software as an end user, and read the code till you understand it. It will pay off in the end.