Product teams allow for cross-discipline collaboration, but can make it difficult for Developers to collaborate across the organisation with other Developers. The solution at my employer was the creation of a discipline specific guild called the Full Stack Faction.
I am a Software Engineer, not a Manager. This is the story I tell myself on a regular basis since being promoted to a Delivery Management role. Now, after more than one year in this role, it is time to reflect on my journey so far. To share my experience from the perspective of a reluctant leader.