原文链接:When is a senior engineer not a senior engineer?

当我们谈论高级工程师时我们谈论什么?

在「高级」的头衔之下,是企业对不同岗位、角色和技能组的需求,只有先理清需求才能有针对性地进行招聘,本文给出了一些标准可用作参考。

同样个人也可以此为参考,选择合适自己的成长路径。


The technology industry has been overloading the term ‘senior engineer’. A senior engineer is not a senior engineer is not a senior engineer.

科技行业已经使「高级工程师」这个词过载了,高级工程师和高级工程师之间是不同的。

What “senior” really means depends on what your organization needs and how it operates. Much of my experience has been in small organizations, so this list may be tilted more toward jack of all trades, but I’ve seen some of these patterns at larger companies as well. Here are a number of attributes that all seem to get wrapped up in the word “senior”.

「高级」到底意味着什么取决于公司的需要和其运营方式。我的很多经验来自小公司,所以这个列表更侧重于万精油,但我同样也在大公司看到这些模式。以下是一些常常被涵盖在「高级」这个词里的属性。

When you are posting a job description for a “senior” engineer, think about what dimensions listed above matter. You can’t find someone who is good at everything, so what do you really need? What does your organization need?

当你发布一个「高级」工程师的工作内容描述时,考虑一下上面列出的各个方面。你找不到样样精通的人,所以你真正需要哪些?你的公司需要哪些?