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Alexey Novak

Alexey Novak

Director of Engineering at Rose Rocket

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Hello 👋
My next available slot is

  • Thursday 2nd Dec2:30 PM (GMT)

My name is Alex Novak - currently Director of Engineering at Rose Rocket. I joined this startup as its first Senior Engineer five years ago and since then I've helped create and scale the company's team, tech, and culture. I became a part of the Plato community to share my experiences and to help others navigate the world of management and tech.

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Seniority

6 Years

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Manager of Managers

Industry

Law, Government & Non-Profit
Telecom
Transportation
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Overcoming Imposter Syndrome as a New Manager

15 September

Alexey Novak, Director of Engineering at Rose Rocket, believes in the ability of any new manager to move past feelings of uncertainty as they grow into their new shoes.

Handling Promotion
Legitimacy
Psychological Safety
New Manager
Engineering
Letting an Employee Go With Kindness

14 September

Alexey Novak, Director of Engineering at Rose Rocket, knows how heavily the burden of leadership can be when a manager must let an employee go for one reason or another.

Firing
Engineering
Learning to Step Back as a Manager

17 September

Alexey Novak, Director of Engineering at Rose Rocket, articulates the key differences between performing as an IC and leading ICs as a manager.

Coaching / Training / Mentorship
New Manager
Engineering
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