Tag: Engineering

Inside Uber 2.0 According to A Female Engineering Manager

“2017 was a tough year for Uber, especially for female engineers.” What may seem like an understatement to some, was a clarion call to those truly dedicated to Uber’s mission and impact. For engineering manager Shimul Sachdeva, Uber’s months-long stretch in the spotlight was a humbling experience that made way […]

Running Effective Meetings: An Engineer’s Guide

If you’re the leader of a software development team, chances are good that your engineers spend more time than they’d prefer on things other than developing software. Much of this time is probably taken up by meetings; Harvard Business review reports that time spent attending meetings in the workplace has […]

Effective Strategies for Negotiating Up Your Salary as Software Engineer

Whether you’re looking for a new role or hoping to earn more within your current company, negotiating over your salary can feel unnatural to anyone—let alone for software engineers who prefer to (metaphorically) wrestle with computers rather than with people. But doing so can help you to earn significantly more […]