Alyssa Kwan@alyssackwan http://alyssackwan.name/index.html
Alyssa Kwan is a back-end software engineer in San Francisco, with a focus on big data. She works on issues of scalability, robustness, and correctness in distributed systems. Alyssa also advocates for queer people of color in a variety of venues, particularly trans women of color. She is particularly interested in the intersection of social justice and technology, and is actively looking for opportunities in that arena.
Hiring, Rock Stars, and How Camaraderie Fails Us
The mythos of the “rock star” is a compelling and seductive one.
by Alyssa Kwan