Effective communication with software engineers

Mind the Product

In today's article, Simón Muñoz shares some tips on communicating effectively with engineering teams that he has been learning throughout his career, as well as elaborating on why it's important [.]

How behavioral engineering helps to build better products

Mind the Product

In this post, we will look at the vast concepts of behavioural engineering to help you design better products. [.] Read more » The post How behavioral engineering helps to build better products appeared first on Mind the Product.

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Product in Practice: Assumption Testing with Engineers at Orion Labs

Product Talk

Engineers are often reluctant to participate in discovery. This is only natural: Through years of bad habits, many of us have shown engineers that we only value them for the code they can write. Engineers will hear different insights during your customer interviews.

Core Concept: Getting Engineers to Embrace the Product Trio

Product Talk

Today’s post is about getting your engineers more involved in your product trio. What do we do if engineers don’t want to be part of discovery? Does an engineer really need to be a part of our product trio? We want our engineers engaged with what they are building.

Put Your Data to Work: The Complete Playbook

Turn your data into a competitive advantage. This playbook contains: Exclusive stats, research & insights on how the pandemic affected businesses. A comprehensive “Request For Proposal” (RFP) checklist and an interactive quiz to test your data knowledge.

How a Software Engineering Career Started the Journey to Fintech Product Management

Product Management Unpacked

Here’s what strategic partner PayPal did to bring scaled product management to life for this startup-oriented software engineer. His undergraduate degree is in Computer Science and Engineering. Product Management Career software engineer to product manager career

SUNDAY REWIND: How I moved from engineering into product management

Mind the Product

What does it take for an engineer to become a product manager? Read more » The post SUNDAY REWIND: How I moved from engineering into product management appeared first on Mind the Product.

From engineering to product management at Google

Mind the Product

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From engineering to product management at Google

Mind the Product

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The Product and Engineering Relationship

The Product Coalition

product-manager startup startup-life product-management engineeringHow to maintain the relationship between these two positions Continue reading on Product Coalition ».

Prioritizing Customer Experience Using SLIs & SLOs: A Case Study from The Telegraph

Service Level Indicators (SLIs) and Service Level Objectives (SLOs) are a key pillar of Site Reliability Engineering (SRE) and are the principal tool for eliminating needless alerts and focusing on what really matters to the business.

How to Hire an Engineering Consultant

The Product Coalition

To create such solutions, companies need software engineering professionals who can provide the expertise required. That said, the task becomes easier once you know where and how you ought to hire an engineering consultant.

Transitioning from Software Engineer to Engineering Manager

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Becoming an engineering manager is the first step into the big world of management for many software engineers. Engineering managers are tech experts and great leaders. What is an Engineering Manager? The first step on that ladder is engineering manager.

What Does a Security Engineer Do?

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

This article is part of our series on Security Engineering. If you're interviewing for engineering roles, don't miss our Complete Software Engineering Interview Course. If you have a background in engineering or network security, this position may be perfect.

My journey from Software Engineer to Product Manager

Mind the Product

I try to give them whatever advice I can, but the transition I can speak to the best is that of Software Engineer to Product Manager, as it’s the career move I made [.] Read more » The post My journey from Software Engineer to Product Manager appeared first on Mind the Product.

At Last, the Secrets to Effective Stakeholder and Board Member Communications are Revealed!

Speaker: Heather Wilde, Coach, Speaker, and CTO at theDifference | Pandora Ovanessian, CIO, VP of Technology, and Technology Consultant | Steve McConnell, Author of Code Complete and CEO at Construx Software

In this discussion, Heather Wilde, Pandora Ovanessian, and Steve McConnell will help you make an honest assessment of your current stakeholder communication system and teach you how to report your metrics!

Why you Should Invest in Relationships With Your Engineering Team

Mind the Product

A healthy relationship between product management and engineering is critical to building successful products. In a perfect product development world, communications are seamless, specifications are clear, and product and engineering teams work together without friction.

Why Engineers Should Participate in Discovery

Product Talk

Are you inviting your engineers to participate in discovery with you? Does your organization prefer that your engineers only write code? Marty Cagan , in Inspired , argues, “If you’re just using your engineers to code, you’re only getting about half their value.” But too often we equate the value of an engineer with the code that she writes. And, sadly, many engineers make this mistake themselves. Engineers Often Generate the Best Solutions.

Intercom presents Engineer Chats

Inside Intercom

For the very first time, we’re releasing Engineer Chats , an internal podcast here at Intercom about all things engineering. This week, besides Jamie and Brian, you’ll also hear from: Mike Stewart , former Senior Principal Engineer at Intercom. Engineering podcast

Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven vs. ML-driven

Piyanka Jain

Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven Hypothesis-driven vs. ML-driven I was talking to a CTO of a Fortune 100 bank this morning and we got talking about feature engineering in AI/ML models. With the advent of ML and AI, many believe that the statistical methods of feature engineering are redundant. pragmatic #datascience #bestpractices Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven

A Product Manager's Guide to Working Effectively with Engineering Teams

Speaker: Sayanti Ghosh, Product Manager – AI/ML at Teck Resources Ltd.

If you are new to your Product Management role or if you are trying to improve your relationship with your engineering team, then this webinar will give you different perspectives about the PM-Engineer relationship.

Software Engineer Interview Cheat Sheet: Tips, Tricks and Advice

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Even if you have years of software engineering experience under your belt, the technical interview can be daunting! In many cases, software engineers will allocate arrays upfront as a single block of memory according to the amount of elements and kinds of data that must be stored in the array.

How to Transition from Engineer to Product Manager in Seven Steps

The Product Coalition

So you’re looking to switch up your career path from engineer to product manager? mba product-manager product-management engineering-mangement engineerThis can be a difficult transition for some people but… Continue reading on Product Coalition ».

How to Prepare for a Security Engineer Interview

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Security engineering interviews are some of the toughest in the tech industry. As a security engineer, your job is all about reducing risk for technical products by thwarting malicious behavior. Review this study guide to security engineering interviews at Google.

Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven vs. ML-driven

Piyanka Jain

Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven Hypothesis-driven vs. ML-driven I was talking to a CTO of a Fortune 100 bank this morning and we got talking about feature engineering in AI/ML models. With the advent of ML and AI, many believe that the statistical methods of feature engineering are redundant. pragmatic #datascience #bestpractices Feature Engineering?—?Hypothesis-driven

The Product Growth Engine

Speaker: Dave Martin, Founder, Right to Left

How do you create sustainable growth? Do your product and feature releases achieve the desired results? In this talk, Dave Martin, founder at Right To Left, will explore how human bias repeatedly hinders product success and causes teams to miss out on their potential.

Why Your Engineers Are Hungry for Your Product Vision.

The Product Coalition

As I’ll explain below, the “why” and “where” form your product vision, and your product team (especially your engineers), not only want this from you, but need it in order to do their best work. Why does product vision matter to your engineers?

Vision 104

Making Better Use of Engineering Teams

bpma ProductHub

He made six primary points on making better use of engineering teams. Provide Engineers with Full… Product StrategyBy Mark Littlewood – Business of Software hosted Marty Cagan, founder of Silicon Valley Product Group earlier this year in London for a talk based around the new edition of his book, Inspired: How to Make Tech Products Customers Love.

How I Moved From Engineering Into Product Management

Mind the Product

What does it take for an engineer to become a product manager? If you’re considering changing from engineer to product manager , you’re not alone. I used to be a QA engineer. I thought it would be better, coming from engineering, to start as a product owner.

How to Become a Machine Learning Engineer

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Machine Learning Engineer at Hired , about how to become a machine learning engineer. " What kind of educational background, technical knowledge, and soft skills are required to become a machine learning engineer? " How can you pivot from different fields of engineering?

The Product Dev Conundrum: To Build or Buy in a Digital World?

Speaker: Mark Ridley, Owner and Founder, Ridley Industries

Any PM or technical leader who’s led the charge of building a digital product knows that product engineering is one of the most expensive elements of business. In most cases, actually building software should be the last avenue that companies explore to deliver great products, as software engineering, data science and product development are complex, uncertain and hard to manage.

The First Self-serve Personalization Engine: Amplitude Recommend

Amplitude

Personalization at scale requires product, marketing, and engineering to collaborate. This all happens with no custom data engineering pipeline—it all works from a click of a button.

Individual Contributor vs Engineering Manager – A comprehensive guide on expectations

ProductBoard

In my experience, ICs often wrongly assume Engineering Management is a step up the career ladder and something they are expected to pursue. For instance, does an Engineering Manager make more money than a Senior Engineer? Life at Productboard Engineering

How Product, Engineering, and Design Can Work in Harmony

The Product Coalition

The engineering and design team act as the QA and critiques the proposal to ensure that the Product Development Team pursues high impact opportunities with sufficient context. engineering product-management designThe best Product Managers act as a force multiplier for their team.

How to Find a Great Software Engineer Recruiter

PMLesson's Ace the PM Interview

Connecting with the right software engineering recruiter to help you land your next job is invaluable. Nevertheless, the experiences that many software engineers have with most recruiters aren't that great. Abstract by Oleg Shcherba What Does a Software Engineering Recruiter Do?

Discover How Senior Technology Leaders Can Secure the Budget That They Need

Speaker: Kevin Goldsmith, Chief Technology Officer at Anaconda | Peyman Pouryekta, CEO and Technology Advisor | Bob Webber, VP Product Flow Optimization, Construx

In this interactive panel discussion, we will address common pitfalls of investments for CTOs and VPs of Engineering and will teach you how to manage your investments with confidence and properly allocate resources across business priorities.

Dreams of a Common Engineering Database

Chuck Smith

In working with geographically distributed teams, integration of the team members is critical to communicate effectively and to avoid misunderstandings or setbacks