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Can I get a job only with Python basics?

Lets say I know the basics (including loops, functions, modules, classes...etc) and just basics, can I get a job only with that and start mastering in time while working?

28th Sep 2019, 4:21 AM
edward 🇷🇴
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Well, if you know somehow, it would be really difficult to get a job in a big company. But still, you work as junior. {Junior is the programmer, who helps to do some easy tasks under controll of masters (good programmers, with huge experience). Note that this position is not well paid, but you can get a lot of experience 😉} Good luck!
28th Sep 2019, 12:09 PM
Kidfand
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I think basics are not enough in any field of CS. If you have a good computational thinking, it's more valuable than having the basics of any language. Even for a junior job, most companies require some experience (of course good hobby projects can count!), because it's not worth for a business, if they have to teach you everything. So keep learning and practicing, and when you became confident about your knowledge, it's your time:)
29th Sep 2019, 5:31 AM
Molnar Daniel
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Too many factors to take in... 1) current unemployment rate 2) amount of companies that work with python 3) amount of experience expected 4) job market
28th Sep 2019, 10:24 AM
HNNX 🐿
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Kidfand this is what i want, to get more experience and learn from others. It doesn't matter if it's not well paid, since my main goal is to learn and go deeper
28th Sep 2019, 12:15 PM
edward 🇷🇴
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Yes, you can, but I prefer to learn also the essential languages such as HTML, CSS and JS etc.
30th Sep 2019, 6:06 AM
insta: Hasan Jwaied
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yes you can work at python company
28th Sep 2019, 9:29 AM
Abdusamad Malikov
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Yes with basic python you can be able to interface Geospatial data with web applications and web maps
29th Sep 2019, 6:57 AM
Nyasha Chinyuku
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It's very difficult, but YOU can; start with a entry level work in upwork.com ; when u get stuck, Google will be There for u.. But u be paid very low, sometimes NOT paid,,,,,,,but the thing u will get is EXPERIENCE and i know it is more important than money in entry level.
29th Sep 2019, 12:35 PM
Raihan Arefin🇧🇩 [Thunder_Rabbit⚡⚡]
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But, come to think of it Peter David Carter, how is that really going to help, because according to me and the little research i've done, employers need someone who can handle different constructs using different languages...unless you want to develop a console executed program, right?
29th Sep 2019, 4:43 PM
Alfred Juma
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Interesting answers and opinions, great community, thank you guys!
30th Sep 2019, 11:38 AM
edward 🇷🇴
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Try to find ways to use Python in your current job. It is far easier to find people who know how to code than it is to find people who are driven, able to solve problems, and willing to take on responsibility. If you can find ways to contribute to your company's success (beyond doing what you are told), other companies will see that... and you will gain the practical know-how that enables coding to be useful. I have worked with people who learned every language from Assembly to Java, but didn't have the chops to put any of it together. ...Companies pay people who are useful. So learn how to make coding useful to yourself or your company.
27th Jul 2021, 2:28 AM
CowsEatGrass
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Keep learning. Think in the long run. Nothing comes easy !
29th Sep 2019, 1:08 AM
Pedro Henrique Borges
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no chance
29th Sep 2019, 9:23 AM
Kunika
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Sorry broh, i wouldnt advice this...to be a programmer, you must have a bunch of languages in your arsenal...
29th Sep 2019, 4:37 PM
Alfred Juma
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Firstly it depens on your country, geographical place and also which company do you chose But if you have really good ability in python who knows perhaps you wil get your ideal work in Romania What is more i hope you are blessed
29th Sep 2019, 4:58 PM
Hasan Anorov
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Hey Don't worry about your knowledge Just go for apply in company And before that just check resumes of others (online) and also requirements of company check for those topics u r comfortable or not If yes then there are lots of online exam portal check your knowledge there and then apply in company And if your ans is no then start reading Its simple sir
30th Sep 2019, 4:16 AM
Sumit
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You can also create your very own job, and jobs for many other people. ^_^
14th Apr 2021, 3:35 AM
DARC
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Yh it's possible...Although it's not all that common it's possible
28th Sep 2019, 12:31 PM
Coder X
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Lose Man, you should study some ethical hacking through Kali Linux. Many scripts is written in Python
29th Sep 2019, 1:23 AM
Rosenkilde
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Yesss sure u can get one , but it can be quite difficult
29th Sep 2019, 5:14 AM
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