• June 28, 2022

The User Experience Transformation: Finding the “Why” Behind Features

So, you want to build a new feature. Excellent. Now, tell me why. Rocket, like thousands of software companies, has historically had a wonderfully engineering-driven culture. We make products for engineers, by engineers, and we’ve got a pretty great track record of figuring out how to build features well for our customers. There’s an important […]

The parallel between software design and music

As an aspiring jazz guitarist with a lot of musician friends in the software industry (including many at Rocket), I often reflect on the parallels between software design/development and music. For example: how the “workflow” of product design should be harmonious and keep a relationship “to the tonic,” i.e. the objective of the tool or […]