Episode 3 of The Grid: Chief Architect, JR Jasperson on Scaling Engineering and What Startups Should Focus On Kate Schmeisser February 17, 2017 Community // SUMMARIES ?> Startups usually don’t start out with a Chief Architect. It’s a position that exists a bit later in the game. Once engineering teams grow, problems start popping up, and coordination isn’t as easy as just walking over to someone’s desk. Unfortunately, startups can end up paying big for making architecture mistakes early. Our Chief Architect weighed in on The Grid to share how to avoid those mistakes. Tune into this week’s episode to hear about: What a Chief Architect is responsible for How startups can avoid making costly mistakes now Opportunities and challenges that come with working in the cloud And so much more! This podcast is also available on: iTunes SoundCloud We’d love to hear what you think about The Grid—please leave us a rating or comment to let us know what we’re getting right or what we could do to improve. Thanks for tuning in!