Conversations with software leaders navigating
the challenges of scale, complexity, and growth.
Like a Fitbit for engineering teams with Grant Jenks from LinkedIn
Nov 6, 2023 · 44 min
Grant Jenks is a Senior Staff Software Engineer at LinkedIn where he works in the Insights & Analytics team — or the Fitbit for engineering teams.
Sep 29, 2023 · #8
Reflecting on ladders, acquisitions, and personal trajectory after 8 years at Sentry with Ben Vinegar
Ben Vinegar has spent the last 8 years at Sentry in a variety of roles, from Software Engineer to VP of Engineering, and now GM of Syntax.fm, the company’s most recent acquisition.
Aug 25, 2023 · #7
Design systems and other internal platforms as products with David Demaree from Webflow
This time, Rebecca is joined by David Demaree who’s a Principal Product Manager at Webflow, where he helps lead the designer experience effort.
Aug 9, 2023 · #6
Success is more than headcount with Alex Plugaru, CTO at Gorgias
In this episode, Rebecca Murphey interviews Alex Plugaru, CTO and co-founder of Gorgias, who shares his unique perspective on how to scale software without maximizing headcount.
Jul 13, 2023 · #5
Scaling engineering at Wolt with CTO Niilo Säämänen
Niilo is the CTO of Wolt, a subsidiary of DoorDash. In this episode, he talks to Swarmia founder and CEO Otto Hilska about lessons learned while rapidly scaling an engineering organization from 0 to 500+ developers.
Jun 6, 2023 · #4
Hypergrowth, B2B vs B2C, and welcoming the rest of the world to AI with Heidi Williams from Grammarly
This time, Rebecca is joined by Heidi Williams who runs the engineering organization of Grammarly Business.
Jun 6, 2023 · #3
Transforming delivery time at a pivotal moment with Jack Humphrey
Jack Humphrey, now an Engineering Director at LinkedIn, shares the story of how he radically improved the productivity of more than 1,000 engineers in a previous role.
Jun 6, 2023 · #2
Making the jump from line manager to director — essentially overnight with Christian Helvin from Tithely
In this episode, we hear from Christian Helvin, who works as an Engineering Director at Tithely.
Jun 6, 2023 · #1
Growing up DevProd: 5 years of improving efficiency at Stripe with Ainsley Escorce-Jones
On today’s show, Rebecca chats with Ainsley Escorce-Jones, Tech Lead for the Developer Infrastructure organization at Stripe.
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