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Algo Hour - Leveraging information from sponsored advertising at online retail marketplaces | Fei Long

Algo Hour, Dec 8th, 2020 - Featuring Fei Long!

A Better React/Rails Architecture

Here on the Styling team at Stitch Fix, we are lessening the amount of state a developer needs to have in their head at any given time by moving towards an application architecture that makes use of microservices and micro front ends, connected by a central API.

Tis the Season...to be Bayesian!

Bayesian Holiday Modeling for Time Series Inference

Public Algo Hour, Dec 15th, 2020 - ML + UX: Building ML Products for People | Michelle Carney

Join the Stitch Fix Algorithms team for Algo-Hour; Dec 15th, 2020 at 2:00PM PST, featuring Michelle Carney!

Technical Decision-Making and Alignment in a Remote Culture

In a world of asynchronous communication, it’s more important than ever to create inclusive and remote-friendly collaboration, decision-making, alignment, and documentation processes.

Public Algo Hour, Dec 8th, 2020 - Leveraging information from sponsored advertising at online retail marketplaces | Fei Long

Join the Stitch Fix Algorithms team for Algo-Hour; Dec 8th, 2020 at 2:00PM PST, featuring Fei Long!

1 on 1 with Nitika Daga, Engineering Manager

An excerpt from an interview with Code Climate and Codecademy on how to transition from IC to engineering manager and tips for new managers.

Experimentation with resource constraints

When it comes to experimentation, different business models face unique challenges that require thinking beyond the simple randomized control trial to inform decisions critical to the success of companies. At Stitch Fix, we are no exception. Inventory constraints create an undesirable link between observations under different experimental variations. To deal with this, we use the virtual warehouse to split the inventory virtually across variants of an experiment. Furthermore, virtual warehouses also make it easy for us to test different inventory management strategies empirically.

TypeScript + React = ❤️

A video recording of a talk from TSConf 2020 teaching how the use of strong types with TypeScript can prevent bugs in React apps.

Multithreaded in the Wild

See who's out in the wild for the month of November.