What Paloma from Checkout.com has learned from stepping into a leadership role

Checkout.com Spilling the T Podcast


In this episode of Spilling The T, Paloma Sedeau, Engineering Manager, at Checkout.com shares her own experiences of stepping into a leadership role and shares advice for up-and-coming Engineers as she reflects on her own journey so far.

Embark on a transformative journey with us as we sit down with Paloma Sedeau, Engineering Manager at Checkout.com who has made the remarkable leap from a creative career in design to a tech leader shaping the future of engineering.

Her story is a testament to the unexpected ways a design background can foster deeper collaboration with product teams and spur personal growth in tech’s fast-paced world. Discover how embracing your unique skill set can make all the difference, and find out why mentorship and self-trust are indispensable tools for navigating the complexities of a predominantly male industry.

In the heart of this episode, Paloma unpacks the democratisation of learning in tech. Thanks to open source, knowledge is no longer hoarded behind corporate gates, enabling a vibrant startup culture to flourish.

Tune in for an insider’s guide on how to leverage this open landscape to your advantage, from mastering the latest industry tools to honing communication skills that mark you as a leader in the making. This conversation is a goldmine for anyone ready to step up their game in tech, offering sage advice on mentorship, the art of standing out, and why playing to your strengths is more crucial than ever in our digital age.

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