213 RR Team Dynamics, API Design, and System Resiliency with Daniel Jacobson of Netflix

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     02:25 – Daniel Jacobson Introduction

    02:46 – How Netflix Looks at Programming and Development Team

    05:03 – Maintaining a Consistent Culture

    • Setting Context

    06:37 – Onboarding Process

    08:15 – Engineering spirals: 10 philosophies to facilitate innovation

    • Introspection
    • Transformations:
      • Staffed Up
      • Solving the Resiliency Problem

    15:04 – Making Space for Innovation

    • Building Expectations
    • Incrementing Deliverables
    • Building Trust and Confidence         
    • Maintenance Mode

    23:12 – APIs

    29:32 – Solving Real Problems, The Groovy Layer

    31:34 – hystrix and Patterns for Making Systems Resilient

    39:14 – RxJava

    41:17 – The Dynamic of Senior Engineers

    Screening Process

    44:02 – Conway's Law

    47:44 – Best and Most Challenging Parts About Working for Netflix

    • Scaling and Maintaining 

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