In the early 2000s, after the Dot-com bubble burst, it was difficult for and entry-level software developer to find a job. Nivia Henry, Senior Engineering Manager at Spotify talked about her time as a recent graduate during the Dot-com bubble. We then talked about her experience in Project Management, Software Testing, Quality Assurance, and Bias in Machine Learning. Nivia also explained concepts around leading teams and how to prepare for the growth of an organization.
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O’Reilly Velocity Conference
Nivia Henry will be speaking at the O’Reilly Velocity Conference on June 10-13 in San Jose, CA. The Velocity Conference is about technologies for building and managing large-scale, cloud native systems. You can network with people working with this space and learn from others. To register and save 20% on Gold, Silver or Bronze, use the promo code WIT. Passes start at $925. Learn more at: velocityconf.com/ca
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