Ever wondered what it’s like to work remotely? Eddie Cianci, Director of Engineering at Litmus, lets you peek behind the curtain. Read on to learn what it’s like to work on a team that’s spread across the globe, and the benefits and challenges that come with it.
Litmus’ Engineering team, like the rest of our company, has grown a lot over the past couple of years. That growth combined with the fact that most Engineering team members work remotely means that we have to create opportunities to get to know each other and to work side-by-side whenever we can. That’s why in 2018, Litmus’ Engineering team decided to hold its first annual Engineering Retreat Week in Portsmouth, New Hampshire!
The retreat week was one part hackathon, one part team identity building, and one part time to socialize. Here’s what we learned.