There are XX team members in the Ops Section.
The following people work as part of the Ops Section but outside a specific product group.
|Joanna Shih||Quality Engineering Manager, Ops & CI/CD|
|Sam Goldstein||Director of Engineering, Ops|
|Kenny Johnston||Sr. Director of Product Management, Ops|
|Jason Yavorska||Director of Product Management, CI/CD|
|Chrissie Buchanan||Content Marketing Manager, Ops|
|Lorie Whitaker||Senior UX Researcher, Release and Verify & Enablement|
|Andrej Kiripolský||UX Researcher, Ops and Package|
|Saumya Upadhyaya||Sr Product Marketing Manager|
|Kevin Chu||Group Manager of Product Management, Configure & Monitor|
Here are the individuals who work as part of one of the Ops Section groups.
The section is covered by groups from teams across two primary departments, Engineering and Product. Teams and team members from those departments have their own handbook pages linked below.
The product department determines our investment within the section by allocating headcount for development team members to product groups. While doing so we adhere to the following principles:
Every Monday at 8:30am Pacific, the Managers in Ops Section Wide roles for the Development, UX, Quality and Product Management Departments are invited to attend the Ops Section Manager Meeting. The invite is in the Ops Section calendar - GitLab internal.
The intent of this meeting is to:
The agenda for the meeting is here - GitLab internal.
On a monthly basis we discuss each department's (Product, Development, Quality, UX) performance indicators with an eye towards enabling department performance improvements by improving how we interact across departments. The content and scheduling for these monthly reviews are:
In order to satisfy intent
#1 - we'll start the meeting series by doing a weekly rotation of 5x5s - five minute presentations on five slides introducing yourself to the rest of the team.