This talk shares my experience leading an SRE team, scaling from three people
running all of the company’s infrastructure to a product-centric Platform
Engineering team building tools for 200 other engineers.
I’ll explain the challenges we faced at each stage – problems that are
common across engineering orgs – and the pragmatic steps we took to solve
them, helping us get value before going all-in on an Internal Developer
Asked for my most impactful code contribution, I discuss a small change that
had short and long-lasting impact, far beyond what I originally intended.
Go doesn't have sum types, but generics get us one step closer to a useful
polyfill. If you've ever wanted exhaustive case statements, this post is for
Using a sync cutoff when building our dbt models helped fix our flaky tests,
making our CI much more reliable and exposing latent bugs.
Data should be a commodity, and accessible to everyone in a company. We've
picked a data stack for tools that make this possible- here's what we use,
how it's configured, and why we picked it.