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Answer to the Formal Design and Process questions

On the job hunt/interview trail...

I get asked about design and process and always kind of hesitate, "Descibe methodologies and processes that you used in your shop?, when you get a requirement to develop software, what is the next step?"  because I am sure our way of developing software is different than what they are expecting and kind of freeze.  Sometimes it is formal, sometimes informal.  The software gets written, but it is always hard to describe the formal steps.  In a J2EE(java) environment, there are only some many ways to go about software dev, so one shop might actually be similar.

How do you answer these questions?

I wish I worked in a CMMI(Capability Maturity Model Integration) environment(hehe)
Berlin Brown Send private email
Tuesday, June 14, 2005
I normally walk away with mentioning tools:

Visio, Word Docs, Excel spreadsheets, Going to meetings, Data  Models, etc.

We weren't a Rational Rose shop, some UML, but we did not use MDA.
Berlin Brown Send private email
Tuesday, June 14, 2005

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