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Jean du Plessis

Jean du Plessis

Director of Engineering at Sourcegraph

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Hello 👋

Unfortunately, I don't have any available slot for the next 4 weeks

    I'm a people-centered leader who practices servant leadership, delegates decision-making and responsibility as far down as possible, and loves to help individuals grow into the best versions of themselves. By helping my reports grow and ensuring they stay engaged with and focus on their team's mission, I deliver value to my team and the business.

    About me

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    Seniority

    7 Years

    Hierarchy

    Manager of Managers

    Industry

    Education / eTech
    Marketing & Advertising
    Cloud Services

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    Hiring for Talent vs. Hiring a Skillset

    10 May

    Jean du Plessis, Director of Engineering at Sourcegraph, is refining his sense of value when weighing his options while hiring. Passionate talent will always be able to grow into the desired technical skillset.

    Different Skillsets
    Building A Team
    Hiring
    Engineering
    Adjusting to the Freedom of Working From Home

    10 May

    Jean du Plessis, Director of Engineering at Sourcegraph, found himself mastering the art of working remotely long before the practice became as common as it is currently.

    Remote
    Engineering
    Becoming Aware of and Accounting for Personal Bias

    10 May

    Jean du Plessis, Director of Engineering at Sourcegraph, puts in the emotional labor required to challenge the implicit biases that separate him from others, seeking the counsel of those close to him when unsure how best to proceed.

    Building A Team
    Diversity
    Cultural Differences
    Engineering
    Knowing When the Right Time to Move On Is Upon You

    10 May

    Jean du Plessis, Director of Engineering at Sourcegraph, resolves to never let his fear of what’s to come stop him from taking on a life-changing opportunity with a new company.

    Personal Growth
    Changing Company
    Engineering
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