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EP.5 - My Experience leading software engineering teams

Show Notes: How did you respond to your first task as an engineering lead? (10:00) What are the expected traits and qualities of a good engineering lead? (12:30) Can a C.T.O also play the role of an engineering lead? (15:53)  How do you determine if a project is at risk to your team and company as an engineering lead?(17:55)  How do you calm a stormy situation in your team? (21:34) Ever experienced any form of insurbodination due to gender or field experience? (26:22) What do you look out for while adding a new member to your team? (28:37) What metrics do you use in measuring your team's performance? (31:14)  Any worse moments as an engineering lead? (37:30) What are the things you know now that you wished you knew before hand? (39:28) Would you advice intending engineering leads to attend bootcamps/trainings on it or learn on the job?(43:44) What are your best practices to leading engineering teams? (46:28)  intro and outro music: bensound - dubstepHey! Liked this episode? Let us know your thoughts on it, click on either of the icons below Host: @kolokodess

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14 Oct 2018

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