Agile London @ Capital One
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9 Aug 2018
1 Old Street Yard, London, EC1Y 8AF
Capital One are an information based lending company, founded on the belief that technology and information could transform the industry. Still led by our founder with that vision, we are a successful global bank and one of the UK's top credit card providers supporting millions of customers. We continue to transform at pace and work at the forefront to bring the best to our customers and help them succeed. Our team is relaxed, flexible, and full of smart, driven people with heart who are working together to develop the next big things. We are proud to have received the Glassdoor Employees' Choice Award for 2018, recognising us as one of the Best Places to Work in the UK.
Chris has been a full stack engineer for over 10 years gaining a variety of experience, from working in small and big teams to managing them. Interesting facts about Chris:
- He designed a Christmas number one single during my previous career as a designer
- Once, Jeff Bezos acknowledged his presence in his previous engineering role
The 5 habits for a highly effective code base
In my talk, I will explore how data visualisation can be used to help improve the engineering community's coding and contribution habits. I will present some good and bad behaviours in code contributions at an individual, team and group level.
For example, is the code community support distributed well in team or held up by a single point of awesomeness?
Are you able to spot which teams practice Scrum or Kanban though the data?
Hibri Marzook, Principal Consultant at Contino
Pipelines are dead by
In this talk, Hibri will ask you to take a different point of view of software delivery pipelines, and how our current view of them has hindered how we deliver software.
He’ll explore how we can think beyond delivery pipelines, and how to put the creators of the systems we build at the centre of it all.