Creating a Platform function
We’ve started a new area of the business: Platform. Its purpose is to support and enable our product teams and other parts of the business, and I thought I’d share a bit about creating it.
Mid-year circuit breaker at Farewill
We’ve had a pretty remarkable 18 months here at Farewill. We’ve launched new products including Funerals and Lasting Powers of Attorney, grown our team from 60 to 140 people, increased our revenue 600%, and raised our Series B.
Engineering Management at Farewill
Earlier this year we released a blog post on career progression for Farewill software engineers. In it we mentioned moving on to developing an Engineering Management framework next, and I’m delighted to now share this with you.
Introducing Farewill's Engineering Progression Framework
Towards the end of 2020 we wrapped up the first version of our Engineering Progression Framework. Now we’ve been using it internally for a little while, we also wanted to share it more widely, to help others learn more about Engineering at Farewill.