There are more employers than FANG – Facebook, Apple, Netflix, Google
2.8% Unemployment Rate of Coders in Baltimore area
Prepare to have conversations rather than “interviews”. Conversations seek to find if you are a good fit, nit simply that you check specific boxes.
Create projects on your own and upload what you are allowed to Github
Go to Meetups and Tech Events to meet tech professionals and hiring managers in your area. Plan to have a conversation with one person per Meetup.
Call local companies and ask to have Informational Interviews.