Today we are talking to Ryan Chartrand and Josh Johnston the CEO and CTO at X-Team. And we discuss the incredible uniqueness of the culture they are building, how they create micro challenge bounties to keep remote developers energized, and the benefits of prioritizing consistency over intensity.
All of this, right here, right now, on the Modern CTO Podcast!
Check them out at www.x-team.com!
Ryan Chartrand is the CEO of X-Team where he leads the vision, strategic roadmap and culture that attract thousands of developers to want to join X-Team each day and be part of the most energizing community of developers.
Josh Johnston is the CTO of X-Team, leading the world-class best practices adopted by the company’s teams working with the world’s leading brands. He also leads the teams that build the technology and processes that make it possible for X-Team to provide on-demand, high-performing teams of developers from around the world.
X-Team is an international company founded in Melbourne, Australia, that helps companies scale their development teams by providing them with motivated teams of developers from around the world.
We are 100% remote and believe in building a world where developers can have access to an environment of growth and incredible opportunities regardless of where they live.
We are also a community of people dedicated to unleashing our potential. We’ve fostered a unique, active lifestyle and culture around this idea that continues to attract thousands of developers to apply every day.
We proactively support our developers, fund their learning and growth, connect them in roaming hacker houses around the world, and give them a remote environment that motivates and inspires them on a daily basis. While other companies merely place and drop their talent, we provide unified teams of developers centered around the same beliefs, values, and lifestyle.
We’re uniquely situated to help shape how companies grow their businesses in the digital age and aid them in being able to do so properly with the right people. We work with big, innovative brands like Riot Games, Fox Broadcasting, Kaplan Inc., Coinbase, Google, Twitter, Beachbody and more…