Despite her modest attitude, Anne Harper, Release Captain and 2nd time Le Club winner, is widely admired and appreciated for her communication savvy and passion for quality. Her work involves coordinating the efforts of all players—developers, technical services, and management—to put out features and fixes that will make customers happy. According to Pierre Derome, VP of Engineering, Anne is always looking for ways to make things better for the customer and for developers. She shared with me some thoughts about her job and why she loves it. JW: I read that you originally wanted to be a doctor. AH: I.
Anne Harper (see her portrait published on the blog) has changed positions recently. She tells us about her new role and what it brings her. Tell us about your new position… In my previous role, as part of the engineering team, I had to make sure that every new version of the Scality software would be quality controlled and ready for the deadline. Now, as release captain, I continue doing that but I have more responsibilities. I now also make sure that any problem that could appear at the clients, once the new version is released, is taken care of,.