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Born in Belfast, former Londoner. Engineering & Design @stripe, married to @fjsingleton. I like to make things.
Feb 25, 2019 5 tweets 2 min read
Last week I spent a couple of days writing code @stripe. We think about and invest a lot in our internal developer experience. Having spent >10 yrs at Google I like to think I have a high bar. But last week's experience was substantially better than anything I've seen at scale. Examples: every engineer has their own devbox with a realistic environment provisioned by tools; we built a static typechecker for #Ruby and it has a beautifully intuitive syntax and finds real problems quickly. Try it: sorbet.run more: