Continually works with others across the organization to help team members grow their understanding of their team’s domain and technology.
Communicates clearly and effectively, both written and verbally, when working with managers, directors, customers and across teams, while advising others, setting expectations, or acknowledging mistakes.
Makes responsible decisions, and evaluates tradeoffs.
Exhibits a deep understanding of GitLab products, how customers use them, and how they fit into the larger business.
Looks for opportunities for process improvements and opportunities to exhibit leadership for organizational initiatives.
Able to recognize a good solution when they see one, and able to clearly explain its merits to team members, community members, managers or customers.
Leverages their increasingly on-demand time to help others, efficiently unblock them and enable them to move forward
Staff Technical Competencies
Has a broad skill-set with in-depth expertise in several areas
Dovetails technical strategy to product strategy, helping the team to be more productive while interfacing with other teams
Reaches beyond immediate technical needs, independently considering the longer-term, and is always looking beyond for ways to have a broad impact
Addresses cross-team challenges related to customers, quality and security.
Able to take on cross-team complex requirements and decompose them into a proposal of small deliverables.
Actively contributes to open source projects used by the GitLab product or those using GitLab.