535: Improving Developer Productivity with Rebecca Murphey

Rebecca Murphey from Stripe talks with us about finding problems - the paper cuts - in your code or team and developing the best solution for them.

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Rebecca Murphey

Rebecca Murphey

Web // Twitter

A senior technical leader with demonstrated product savvy and proven experience in growing teams, growing people, identifying high-value problems, and conceiving and delivering impactful, innovative solutions.

Time Jump Links

  • 01:19 Guest introduction
  • 02:59 How do you convince bosses to improve things?
  • 07:00 What does a win look like?
  • 10:44 What did you do with the paper cuts?
  • 15:23 What was the flow to TypeScript like?
  • 17:46 Writing software for developers
  • 25:57 Sponsor: Split Software
  • 27:40 Not giving up on JavaScript
  • 29:11 Friction logging
  • 35:28 Writing as a valuable engineering asset
  • 40:38 How do you evaluate tech?
  • 51:03 Stripe updates

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