I am Jampa / John / Joao Uchoa
I'm an entrepreneur turned developer turned engineering manager.
This blog will cover things that I learned along the road.
Hopefully something can be useful.
The Tech Spec's Tech Spec
Why you need a tech spec: In tech spec format
Yo dawg. I put a tech spec about tech specs so you can read about tech specs while you read a tech spec
Giving feedback doesn't need to be awkward
The feedback lifecycle: Investigation to action
There are thousands of articles on why you should give feedback, here is how to give it.
If an AI can write this blog, why should I bother?
Blogs in a post ChatGPT era
For every draft that I had, OpenAI brought almost the same points, so obviously someone has said those points before, so why bother writing them again?!
In defense of Junior Engineers
Why, when and how to hire them
Hiring an engineer in need of training might seem like a bad idea but is a strategy that will pay off in the long run.
How your resume can get you red flagged
What should not go into your resume
A badly made resume can have people disqualified from getting interviews, even good ones. We explore on what is behind the resume screening and how to avoid a false start.