My First Six Months as a Lead Cloud Engineer

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Starting the new role

func main() {  imposter := true  for {
time.Sleep(1 * time.Second)
if !imposter {
// we'll quit looping when our imposter syndrome ends
// does that happen at some point?
// Return a random reason as to how/why
// you're going to fuck this up.
func destroySelfEsteem() string {
reasonsImAnImposter := make([]string, 0)
reasonsImAnImposter = append(reasonsImAnImposter,
"You're going to embarrass your employer!",
"You're going to sign your name to a mess that will live on for years!",
"You're going to destroy your credibility and end your career.",
"You aren't smart enough!",
"You have no idea what you are doing!")
message := reasonsImAnImposter[rand.Intn(len(reasonsImAnImposter))]
return message
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The Team

Some Learnings

I am so smart, s-m-r-t. Simpsons meme.
challenge accepted meme
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TL;DR aka Summary, aka WTF at this 20 page essay



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Jake Nelson

He/Him, Nerdy husband/father. Photography enthusiast. Cloud/tech obsessed. Neurodivergent.