Hacker News new | past | comments | ask | show | jobs | submit login

The reasons I believe impact my poor performance:

- Graduated in Brazil (nobody knows my university)

- Graduated in non-CS degree

- Self-taught developer after careeer change with 37 yo (used freeCodeCamp.org, not even a known boot camp)

- No famous (in the US) companies in my resume

Probably more things that I don’t know. I have a similar numbers of interviews coming from my “Who wants to be hired” post [0] and from these ~200 applications

[0] https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=24343085

Yeah, that makes sense.

Guidelines | FAQ | Lists | API | Security | Legal | Apply to YC | Contact