Wow—I am absolutely blown away by this post. It's way more zoomed-out than the one above, but still very much focused on the "how do we organize our technical teams" vein. (Remember: analytics is a subfield of software engineering!) If you stick with it the whole way, you'll get to answers like:
- ...why the future of the data team is to disappear altogether into cross-functional objective-focused teams.
- ...why it's taking a really long time for this to happen.
- ...why tooling matters a tremendous amount on this journey.
Just...read it.Read more...