Blogs posted in November 2017

Posted on Saturday, November 25, 2017

I’ve been at Pinterest since around December 2014 and have been loving it on the web platform team. A few months ago (June-ish?) we had our first reorg ever and I found myself, for the first time, on a new team. Our team had had some minor churn but nothing quite as large as this. Focusing on performance has been a pretty interesting change of pace.

The first order of business was to basically solve the problem of how do we make sure our site doesn’t get slower before developers release code into production. Turns out the standard operating procedure had...