Italian living in Germany. Dev at ❤️. I'm actually an Engineering Manager, currently at Freeletics. I do Ruby and Rails since 2011. once a Rubyst, always a Rubyst.
strong believer in agile, people empowerment, and growth mindset practitioner.
proud MC of Euruko in 2016, Ruby on Ice, BalkanRuby in 2018, Italian Ruby Day.
1 December 2021 | 44 mins 48 secs
In this episode we revisit 360 reviews, navigating the German e-healthcare system, and dealing with surprises.
17 November 2021 | 38 mins 35 secs
In this episode we discuss the differences between working remotely and meeting in person. We also talk about the career path(s) of software developers that do not want to become managers.
3 November 2021 | 31 mins 57 secs
In this episode we talk about one on ones, 360 reviews, and performance reviews.
20 October 2021 | 44 mins 20 secs
In this episode we talk about estimations ... again.
6 October 2021 | 51 mins 58 secs
We discuss everything around internationalization of a product and an organization as well as the job of a product owner (and the lack of one on Monica's team).
22 September 2021 | 35 mins 25 secs
We discuss estimations, what they are good for as well as legacy code.
8 September 2021 | 1 hr 17 mins
In this episode we talk to Franziska Hauck about coaching, being a manager, onboarding, and various other topics.
25 August 2021 | 36 mins 29 secs
We discuss picking jobs based on a tech stack you want to learn, engineering roadmaps, going on holidays, and high performing teams.
11 August 2021 | 36 mins 47 secs
We discuss working in a start-up environment, making hard decisions when prioritizing, and the parallels between architecture and software development.
28 July 2021 | 40 mins 40 secs
In this episode we discuss how Monica is doing in her new job, project management, stakeholder mapping, premortems, and project management.
14 July 2021 | 38 mins 22 secs
In this episode we discuss greenfield applications, when they make sense, when they do not, and how to split out parts of an app.
30 June 2021 | 47 mins 47 secs
We talk about Monica's new job, how she's approaching new jobs in general, and what management roles a team needs.