Jon Kruger!

Improving people's lives through software

Hi, I'm Jon Kruger and I am a software developer and technical leader in Columbus, OH, currently working as a Director of Engineering at Upstart. I love that I get to solve big problems with technology and that I get to do it with a lot of great people.

How Product-Focused Companies Optimize For Developer Autonomy

Modern technology-fueled product companies are revolutionizing the way that software gets built. Heavy handed process, bureaucracy, and control are eschewed in favor of cross-functional autonomous teams of problem solvers that are empowered to move quickly and solve big problems - all while growing and scaling exponentially. This talk is about how our imperfect group at Upstart is following this path to achieve autonomy and iterative problem solving at scale.

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