The Push Train

The challenges in deploying to production dozens of times per day are interpersonal, not technical. This talk rummages through a toolbox of social hacks my team used to tear down obstacles to shipping, increase developer velocity, and most importantly sustain it as the size of the team grew.

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Dan McKinley

MailChimp


Dan McKinley is a Principal Engineer at Mailchimp. He cofounded Skyliner, and worked at Stripe for a little over a year. He was a Principal Engineer at Etsy, where he got in early and worked for seven years. He dimly remembers a four year stint at Standard & Poor’s in the early 2000s.