Are you an effective engineering leader?

Take our 5-minute interactive quiz and find out how your skills stack up. Receive customized feedback and recommendations on how to be the most effective software engineering leader you can be.

Justin Michela

Justin Michela

Director of Technology

Previously at

Google

Toptal's Engineering Leadership Quiz is extremely valuable in gauging one's effectiveness as an engineering leader and providing mechanisms to take your leadership skills to the next level.

Discover Your Leadership Quotient and Get Customized Recommendations

  • Find out your overall effectiveness level as a software engineering leader.
  • Get customized feedback and recommendations on what to focus on next to elevate your overall effectiveness.
  • Receive a tailored list of the best books and podcasts on cutting-edge engineering leadership skills and tools based on your results.

Areas of Evaluation

We've found that there are three key areas that are important to being an excellent engineering leader.

People Management

People Management

We look at how you show leadership in engineering and motivate your team to promote a positive engineering culture. This includes hiring and scaling teams, delegating and giving feedback, plus coaching and career development.

Project Management

Project Management

We evaluate your effectiveness in time management, stakeholder collaboration and communication, as well as how you set priorities and build a roadmap for your team to follow.

Technical Skills

Technical Skills

We consider how you integrate constant learning into your team’s technical progress and performance, as well as how reliably your team can increase code quality and scalability.

Take Our Quiz

Take Our Quiz

Once you answer a few quick questions, we'll let you know your overall effectiveness as a software engineering leader and give customized feedback on how to take your skills to the next level.

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