If there’s anything to bear in mind as you approach the world and perceive others, it’s to remember that you can do both! You can do things that are seemingly at odds with your identity and have a multiplicity of valuable skills. Someday, I hope that this incongruence will be celebrated...but until then let's shotgun some Tecates and talk about non-deterministic polynomial-time hardness!
Time to get super technical and tell you about how Tome allows all of their engineers to build on wild IoT projects once a month. I spent two sessions building a system for a fully connected coffee roast that logged and visualized aspects of the roaster. GOOOOOONNNGGGGG, lab days and food, what more do you need?