Byte Journeys

Join me as I share insights and discoveries from my journey in the world as a software engineering manager by day and tinkerer by night.

About Me

๐Ÿš€ Engineering Manager | Mentor | Former Ruby on Rails Engineer | Advocate for Trust & Quality in Tech Teams

Hello ๐Ÿ‘‹

Iโ€™m Christoph, an experienced Engineering Manager with a rich background as a Ruby on Rails full-stack engineer, specializing in backend technologies and Linux based (cloud) infrastructure. Over the past 8 years, Iโ€™ve led diverse product and architecture teams, guiding them through complex challenges and innovative solutions.

๐ŸŒŸ Who am I here for? My mission is to inspire and guide junior engineering managers embarking on their leadership journey and senior engineers contemplating a leap into management roles.

โœจ What I Share: Expect insights on everything from the nuances of backend technologies and product development to the art of engineering management. Iโ€™m all about creating environments where trust flourishes and quality is paramount. I believe in empowering my teams with the freedom to explore creative solutions, ensuring they feel supported and confident in their decision-making.

๐Ÿ” My Philosophy: At the heart of my approach is trust. Iโ€™ve learned that trusting your team and fostering a culture of mutual respect leads to extraordinary results. This philosophy has not only shaped my teams but also my personal growth as a leader.

๐Ÿ’ก Join Me: Whether youโ€™re a new manager seeking guidance or a seasoned engineer curious about the leap into management, Iโ€™m here to share my experiences, lessons learned, and strategies for success. Letโ€™s connect, discuss, and grow together in this exciting journey of engineering leadership!

๐Ÿ“ก Connect with me: On LinkedIn.