OOP Principles, SOLID Design, and Traits in our Monolith Application
Arminder Khinda       May 28th, 2021 Web Development

Software Engineer Arminder Khinda tells us about OOP Principles, SOLID Design, and Traits in the context of our monolith application. As a newer team member, he also shares how these concepts helped him get familiar with the codebase.

DISQO at Home: A One-Year Work-from-Home Retrospective
Falon Darville       May 13th, 2021 Culture

Over one year into our work-from-home journey, I'm asking some of our most senior leaders and our newest colleagues their experiences. Read about how hiring has changed, what we're doing to stay connected, and what it's like to onboard remotely during a pandemic.

Content Responsibilities and Structure for Technical Requirements Documents
Luis Padilla       May 4th, 2021 Web Development

At DISQO, the Technical Requirements Document (TRD) forms our path for project development and maintenance. The TRD is a definitive source of truth that bridges the gap between what the business requires and what the engineers will build.

How Our iOS Team Adopted SwiftUI
Davit Siradeghyan       April 2nd, 2021 Mobile Development

Lead Software Engineer Davit Siradeghyan details how his team adopted SwiftUI for our iOS application. Read how adopting SwiftUI fits in with our striving for engineering excellence, and step-by-step how we went from planning to confronting issues, to applying our findings.

DISQO's Values from Three Perspectives: Product Manager, Engineer, and Data Analyst
Falon Darville       March 2nd, 2021 Culture

Last year, DISQO started some significant work around defining and acting from our value system. I asked several of my colleagues within our engineering department what experiences come to mind for each of the DISQO values.

Collaborative Engineering at DISQO
Nej Kutcharian       February 2nd, 2021 Web Development

DISQO's engineering team engages in the principles of collaborative engineering to build knowledge-sharing, creative solutions, improved internal communication, a sense of product ownership, and trust.

Integrating Acceptance Testing into the Software Engineer Role
William Wong       January 5th, 2021 Testing and Automation

Learn how DISQO adopted a Shift Left Testing mindset, from having a separate QA team to integrating testing into the software engineer role.

How Request for Comments (RFCs) Are Opening Discussion in Our Engineering Org
Falon Darville       December 2nd, 2020 Culture

DISQO introduced Request for Comments (RFCs) within our engineering department in April 2020. RFCs enable members of our team to propose new products and protocols, and give and receive input on these proposals.

Work from Home: Six Months Later
Falon Darville       November 2nd, 2020 Culture

Earlier this year, we all started working exclusively from home. Now, we're checking in with six individuals in the engineering organization to see how it's been for them.

How DISQO is Internally Addressing Racial Tech Terms
Falon Darville       October 1st, 2020 Documentation

In the past couple of months, DISQO has made efforts to address the racial technology terminology in our documentation and code bases. Learn why and how we're executing these efforts.