07 January 2020Ben Price describes his life as an Engineering Manager for the backend team at Mercari, a C2C marketplace and formerly Japan’s first tech unicorn, in Tokyo. Mercari sponsored the inaugural Lead Dev Berlin conference in December 2019.
19 December 2019
We've compiled a list of books and recommended reads from our speakers at Lead Dev Austin and Berlin conferences in 2019. Watch the talks then check out the books and articles for even more insights and new perspectives.
17 December 2019Greg Ryzhov shares his tech journey to become CTO at Urban Sports Club (USC) where he has built up the tech, product, and business intelligence teams. USC sponsored the inaugural Lead Dev Berlin conference on December 6, 2019.
16 October 2019Alex describes life at Yelp, including coordinating Hackathon, working on her team’s development, and overcoming the challenge of handling ambiguous situations.
28 June 2019Whether you're just starting out as a technical leader or you've been leading/managing for some time, check out the suggested resources from our speakers on communications, feedback, management and more.
01 May 2019Julia Grace shares insights on her “jungle gym” career path, how she uses Slack for 1:1 preparation, and what she’s looking forward to working on this year.
25 April 2019This time in our series exploring the work processes and goals of technical leaders, we spoke with Grace Tan who shares how her team is overcoming the challenge of balancing short term impact and long term goals, taking time to keep coding, and the importance of building a network of allies.
24 April 2019In the next post of our series speaking with technical leaders on their journey into tech and their work life, Zeh Fernando tells us about starting out as a designer, working in cross-functional teams, and learning to use Flutter.
22 March 2019We recently spoke with Ale Paredes, Head of Engineering, to understand how she got into the tech industry and what it takes to deliver insights for 100,000 software projects.
01 March 2019We recently had a chat with Ryan Cooke, Head of Technology, US, N26 to find out about his journey in tech, his move into technology leadership, and what life is like working at the fintech startup, N26.