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no way! principal engineers are those who have the technical vision and understanding to build a product by themselves. And the people and leadership skills to lead a large multilevel team of engineers to actually do so.

a project that could actually be built by a single person doesn’t have enough scope to warrant “principal”.

The sounds like a manager or a VP.

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