WTF is a tech lead.. and what does she do?

Gaurav Gargate
4 min readJan 7, 2021

Want to know if a software company has a great engineering culture (as they claim on careers site)?
Just check if there are engineers (individual contributors) in strong, decision making roles.

Most respected tech companies have engineers playing the Tech Lead role. Sometimes accidental, while sometimes deliberate its obvious that these engineers fulfill a…

Gaurav Gargate

Engineering leader dedicated to continuous self-improvement. Specializes in distributed systems, cloud computing.