Inside Jobs: Why The Best Software Engineers Never Stop Learning

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How often are you so impressed by a website or technology service that you think, “I really want to be a part of that” — so much that you set out to get a job at the company? That’s what happened to Surabhi Gupta, who first became a user of travel accommodations marketplace Airbnb while she was working as a full-time software engineer at Google, and was so enthusiastic about the product and its promise that she made the switch to working full-time at Airbnb.

There’s a real passion that Gupta has for her job, so in this episode of Inside Jobs, I sat down with her to find out what her day to day work life is like at Airbnb and the path she took to her current career.

I especially liked what she had to say about the nature of being a software engineer, and…

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