Posts tagged with: remote working
There are various important things to bear in mind with permanent remote working. There are also many little things that weren't obvious to me initially, that I thought I'd share just for interest.
I get a lot of questions about the fine details of what remote working actually involves for software development. So here's a few descriptions of how various activities play out when I'm working from home.
I've been remote working as a software developer for more than 12 years. That's full time remote, with occasional trips to "the office". Here's a few of the things I've learnt and passed on to other remoties as we've built a remote working team.
Remote development mainly involves the same tasks and challenges as when you're sat in the same office, except that any communication issues can't be fixed by physically standing/sitting next to someone. Instead the tools we use have to support us in making the sure communication works.