Kate Matsudaira

Kate Matsudaira

Biography

Kate has spent her entire career working on amazing products with brilliant people. She has worked as the VP Engineering/CTO at several Seattle startups — including Decide, SEOmoz and Delve Networks (acquired by Limelight). Prior to joining the startup world she spent time as a software engineer, tech lead, and manager at Amazon and Microsoft. Kate has hands-on knowledge and experience with building large scale distributed web systems, big data, cloud computing and technical leadership.

Twitter: @katemats

Webcasts

Webcast: Making Things Happen: Driving Organizational Change April 08, 2015 In this webcast, Kate Matsudaira hosts a discussion on how automating code can enable businesses of all sizes to prosper.
The Best of Velocity: If You Don't Understand People, You Don't Understand Ops September 06, 2013 This talk will discuss the importance of trust, authenticity, and meaning in engineering and operations role, and provide suggestions to empower you to thrive and achieve truly great things.
Webcast: The Best of Velocity - Software Launch Failures: The Good Parts May 15, 2012 In this talk Kate Matsudaira will cover tools for surviving the worst, and making the most of it.