Feature teams 101

When I joined the company there was only an engineering team. As we started to grow we ended up splitting into three teams.

There was the mandatory platform team that doesn’t require further explanation. The other two teams had wittier names and focused on the different aspects of the business. One dealt with merchants, carriers and anything related like building new integrations, adding shipping services, and evolving the API. The other team focused on customers and had tasks like developing the main website, building mobile clients, expanding client acquisition and offering marketing tools. Continue Reading