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Dave Ellery

Dave Ellery

Senior Engineering Manager at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

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7 Years


Manager of ICs

Management Experience

Scaling Team

Hi everyone! My name is Dave Ellery and I am currently Engineering Manager at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, where I lead a team of 20+ people, including full-stack, backend engineers and QA testers, my career spans varying industries from manufacturing, online travel, and scientific tools over the past 15+ years, with 7+ years of people management.

Sorry, I am not currently available for mentoring sessions.


Being A New Manager On a Dispirited Team
12 April

Dave Ellery shares his experience taking over a team that was in a difficult phase and how he overcame this situation.

New Manager
Toxic atmospheres
Health / Stress / Burn-Out
Dave Ellery

Dave Ellery

Senior Engineering Manager at Chan Zuckerberg Initiative


Engineering Manager, Meta, Science

Chan Zuckerberg Initiative

Feb 2017 - current

Data Engineer

Meta Inc. (Acquired by Chan Zuckerberg Initiative)

Apr 2016 - Feb 2017

Meta is an artificial intelligence company that is transforming how scientific knowledge is experienced and consumed. Meta provides innovators throughout the scientific ecosystem with powerful views of the current and future trajectories of science and technology, with the goal of making all scientific knowledge computable. Meta’s mission is to unlock all of the world’s scientific and technical insights using artificial intelligence.

Software Engineer

New Zealand Steel

Jan 2006 - Apr 2008

Analyst Programmer


Jun 2005 - Dec 2005

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