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Enablement Section

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Vision

Offer the best operational experience of GitLab products from streamlined deployment and maintenance, trustworthy disaster recovery, to fluent scalability and performance, as well as enabling and growing a healthy ecosystem community.

Mission

Enablement focuses on improving our capabilities and metrics in the following areas:

Section Members

The following people are permanent members of the Enablement Section:

Person Role
Chun Du Director of Engineering, Enablement
Rachel Nienaber Engineering Manager, Geo
Steven Wilson Engineering Manager, Distribution
New Vacancy - Chun D. (Interim) Engineering Manager, Ecosystem
Craig Gomes Engineering Manager, Memory

All Team Members

The following people are permanent members of teams that belong to the Enablement Section:

Distribution

Person Role
Steven Wilson Engineering Manager, Distribution
David 'DJ' Mountney Senior Distribution Engineer
Jason Plum Senior Distribution Engineer
Gerard Hickey Senior Distribution Engineer
Ian Baum Senior Distribution Engineer
Balasankar "Balu" C Distribution Engineer
Robert Marshall Distribution Engineer
Hossein Pursultani Distribution Engineer
Dustin Collins Software Engineer, Distribution

Ecosystem

Person Role
New Vacancy - Chun D. (Interim) Engineering Manager, Ecosystem

Geo

Person Role
Rachel Nienaber Engineering Manager, Geo
Valery Sizov Senior Backend Engineer, Geo
Gabriel Mazetto Backend Engineer, Geo
Douglas Barbosa Alexandre Senior Backend Engineer, Geo
Toon Claes Backend Engineer, Geo
Michael Kozono Senior Backend Engineer, Geo
Ash McKenzie Staff Backend Engineer, Geo

Memory

Person Role
Craig Gomes Engineering Manager, Memory
Kamil TrzciƄski Distinguished Engineer, Ops and Enablement
Qingyu Zhao Senior Backend Engineer, Memory
Aleksei Lipniagov Senior Backend Engineer, Memory

Stable Counterparts

The following members of other functional teams are our stable counterparts:

Person Role
Katherine Okpara Junior UX Researcher (Development, Enablement and Growth)
Jacki Bauer UX Manager, Enablement & Growth
Tanya Pazitny Interim Quality Engineering Manager, Secure & Enablement
Dave Smith Engineering Manager, Reliability Engineering, CI/CD & Enablement
Grant Young Senior Test Automation Engineer, Enablement
Jennie Louie Test Automation Engineer, Enablement
New Vacancy - Eric Brinkman (Interim) Director of Product, Enablement