Fellow of Initial Delight is a role at GitLab that ensures the product creates a great first impression. This role was created by GitLab co-founder Dmitriy Zaporozhets (DZ). It is a mix of user experience, product, and engineering. There is a creator pairing program that allows engineers at GitLab to temporarily participate by working with DZ.
The Fellow of Initial Delight will set up and use GitLab features on regular basis. Anything that feels broken or simply creates a bad impression should be addressed by an issue or a merge request.
Points of interest can be:
The good example of such a finding is GitLab not having Container registry enabled by default.
There is no hiring process outlined for this role at this time.
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