Breakout Session: Becoming a data engineering team lead

As you progress up the career ladder for data engineering, responsibilities shift as you start to become more hands-off and look at the overall picture rather than a project in particular.

How do you ensure your team's success? It starts with focusing on the team members themselves.

In this talk, Matt Weingarten, a lead Data Engineer at Disney Streaming, will walk through some of his suggestions and best practices for how to be a leader in the data engineering world.


Matthew Weingarten

Senior Data Engineer


What is the cost to attend and watch the virtual sessions?

Data Team Summit is always free and open for all to attend.

What is Data Teams Summit?

This year, we've taken the peer-to-peer empowerment of data teams one step further and formally transformed DataOps Unleashed into Data Teams Summit to better reflect our focus on the teams and individuals running, managing, and monitoring data pipelines.

Data Teams Summit is an annual, full-day virtual conference, led by data rockstars at future-forward organizations about how they're establishing predictability, increasing reliability, and creating economic efficiencies with their data pipelines.

Who comes to Data Teams Summit?

Data professionals and experts including data engineers, administrators, architects, analysts, AI/ML professionals, and relevant data technology leadership.

Join us for sessions on:

  • Data teams & best practices
  • Data pipelines & applications
  • DataOps observability
  • Data quality & data governance
  • Operations observability
  • MLOps
  • Data modernization & architecture
  • Biz/FinOps observability
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