Scaling Yourself for Managing Distributed Teams Delivering Reliable Services

Friday, June 08, 2018 - 10:00 am10:55 am

Paul Greig, Atlassian

Abstract: 

Distributed teams are an attractive proposition for your customers, your services, your team and you. They provide extended coverage hours, co-location with development teams, increased talent pools and a never-ending sense of fragility.

I've been working and leading distributed teams in a variety of industries, most recently within SRE at Atlassian. Join me whilst I reflect on the collaboration techniques to keep distributed teams connected globally while delivering world-class distributed systems to millions of customers across the world. I'll share my insights and reflections on the successes and failures I've experienced throughout joining, leading & building SRE teams.

From this talk I aim for a new or existing team lead of a distributed SRE team to hear my personal reflections and experience with tools and techniques to aid their teams and ultimately assist their services and customers to unleash their full potential.

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BibTeX
@conference {214979,
author = {Paul Greig},
title = {Scaling Yourself for Managing Distributed Teams Delivering Reliable Services},
year = {2018},
publisher = {{USENIX} Association},
}