Category: Engineering Management

Creating/Splitting New Engineering Teams at FloQast: An Engineer’s Perspective

In my short time in this round world, I've understood two truths in life. The mitochondria is the powerhouse of...

Lead Time: Releasing Software to Customers Faster

What Is Lead Time? At FloQast, we define lead time as the total time a ticket spends from “In Progress” to...

Staff Engineer: Defining a Role and Deploying It

When I joined FloQast, we had four engineering teams. Today, we have more than 20. We started with a core...

Chat With Engineering: Carlos Avila, Senior Software Engineering Manager

If this sort of thing was certifiable (it really isn’t), Carlos Avila would be a certified FloQast OG. Having recently...

Making Your Resume Stand Out to a Hiring Manager

Polishing your software engineering resume or creating one for the first time can be a significant undertaking; there are so...

Engineering 1-on-1s: Ideas and topics to zhuzh it up!

There are some common best practices for 1-on-1s that I often see pop up: ✅ Hold them regularly ✅ They're not for...