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Shawn Zeller

Shawn Zeller

Engineering Manager at Dropbox

 LinkedIn profile

Seniority

10 Years

Hierarchy

Manager of ICs

Management Experience

Building a Team
Changing company
Dev Processes
Leadership
Managing Expectations
Product
Productivity
Remote
Scaling Team
Team processes

I’ve been in software engineering for 18 years now at a variety of bay area startups large and small including EchoSign/Adobe, Netflix, Reputation.com, Logikcull, and now Dropbox with about 10 of those as a people manager. I’ve built and managed backend systems, frontend teams, QA automation, and devops.

Hey, I'm available every Friday at 4:30 PM (GMT)

Next time slot available
  October 2, 2020
  4:30 PM (GMT)

Stories

Managing Expectations and the Growth of Reports in a Matrix System
15 February

Shawn Zeller discusses two issues that arise when managing teams in a matrix organization.

Internal Communication
Managing Expectations
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Shawn Zeller

Shawn Zeller

Engineering Manager at Dropbox

Videos

Plato Event #3 Part 4/6 Shawn Zeller From IC to VP Eng Now, back to IC and I love it
Shawn Zeller

Experience

Engineering Manager

Dropbox

Mar 2019 - current

VP of Engineering

Logikcull.com

Mar 2015 - Jul 2016

Sr Dir of Engineering

Reputation.com

Aug 2013 - Mar 2015

CTO

Pooki's Mahi

Jan 2011 - current

Sr Software Engineer

Skyfire

Oct 2007 - Jul 2008

Sr Software Engineer

Netflix

Apr 2006 - Oct 2007

Director of Technology

Awaken

Oct 2005 - Mar 2006

Technical Lead

Mercury Interactive

Aug 2003 - Oct 2005

Software Engineer

Kintana

Jul 2000 - Aug 2003

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