Purpose: Healthy partners, healthy tribe, healthy collisions
  • Badge Bootstrapper

    for Technical Badges

    Purpose:

    Highly discerning and conservative Badge grants to bootstrap just enough people into new Badges

    Accountabilities:

    • Assessing Partners for Badges upon their self-nomination, when there aren't yet enough people who actually hold the Badge and work with the Partner who can reasonably assess

    • Reviewing and assessing proposed additions or changes to the Badge Library

  • Compensation Guardian

    for development & technology professionals

    Purpose:

    Fair relative compensation levels, aligned with @Compensation_Architect's guidance

    Accountabilities:

    • Assessing proposals for compensation placements against other existing placements, and against the general guidance published by Compensation Architect

  • Partnership Assessor

    Purpose:

    Requisite partner/org relationships consummated, and requisite transitions enacted

    Accountabilities:

    • Interviewing new Partner candidates and assessing whether to invite them into the partnership, upon request of any relevant Role

    • Assessing Partners for continued partnership during scheduled Partnership Reviews

    • Sharing information and context at an appropriate moment about partners transitioning out of the organization

    • Assessing partnership grant proposals

  • Partnership Steward

    Purpose:

    A healthy tribe and tribe space for HolacracyOne, where partners thrive while contributing their gifts

    Domains:

    • Relationship Contracts between Partners and the Organization

    Accountabilities:

    • Assessing nominees for the Partnership Steward role

    • Identifying polarity imbalances at play and relevant in HolacracyOne's culture, and, when one is identified, calling attention to the value of both poles, to the pitfalls of unbalanced overuse of both poles, and to examples within H1 of effective use of the underbalanced pole

Purpose: Satisfy the customer, with @Product_Vision as proxy, through early and continuous delivery of truly valuable software
  • Developer

    Purpose:

    Satisfy the customer, with @Product_Vision as proxy, through early and continuous delivery of truly valuable software

    Accountabilities:

    • Implementing GlassFrog user stories, bug fixes, and chores

    • Testing new functionality before each production deployment

    • Providing input into estimation at the request of Product Vision and Product Design

    • Sharing development challenges with Product Design, GlassFrog Web, and Developer as challenges arise

    • Demonstrating working software to Product Design regularly and frequently, and integrating feedback surfaced by Product Design

    • Soliciting feedback and input from Product Design early and often during the development of each user story

    • Evaluating technical skills of candidate role-fillers on request of Technical Screener, using the process and guidelines defined by that role

    • Orienting new Developer role fillers on GlassFrog functionality upon request

    • Adding infra stories to get rid of dead code as observed

    • Providing teamwide visibility to any significant non-product-story-related work by tracking it in a shared infrastructure queue.

    • Fast-tracking fixes for critical bugs and shepherding them to resolution

    • Deploying accepted and merged fuctionality to production

  • Infra Vision

    Purpose:

    Unspecified

    Accountabilities:

    • Planning and executing large infrastructure investments and improvements.

    • Integrating objections from Product Vision to potential investments for improving development capacity, before committing to those investments

    • Reviewing PRs and providing feedback to Developers on request

    • Providing feedback on suitability of developer-initiated infra stories

    • Blocking or escalating work on any developer-initiated infra stories that seem harmful or overly wasteful

    • Providing ad-hoc technical leadership as opportunities present themselves

    • Soliciting and integrating feedback from other Senior Developers on design and execution of large infrastructure changes

    • Supporting Developer in using defined source control systems effectively and efficiently

  • Lead Link

    (Lead Link)

    Purpose:

    Satisfy the customer, with @Product_Vision as proxy, through early and continuous delivery of truly valuable software

    Domains:

    • Role assignments within the Circle

    Accountabilities:

    • Assigning Partners to the Circle’s Roles; monitoring the fit; offering feedback to enhance fit; and re-assigning Roles to other Partners when useful for enhancing fit

    • Allocating the Circle’s resources across its various Projects and/or Roles

    • Establishing priorities and Strategies for the Circle

    • Defining metrics for the circle

    • Structuring the Governance of the Circle to enact its Purpose and Accountabilities

    • Removing constraints within the Circle to the Super-Circle enacting its Purpose and Accountabilities

  • Product Design

    Purpose:

    GlassFrog functionality is specified and released in deliverable chunks

    Domains:

    • User-facing GlassFrog web app functionality other than integrations related functionality

    Accountabilities:

    • Breaking down high-level feature sets into shippable user stories at the request of Product Vision

    • Reviewing work in progress software and providing feedback to Developer

    • Evaluating completed stories and accepting once ready for deployment

    • Prioritizing user stories into the main web product development backlog to implement epics and other goals defined by Product Vision, in alignment with epic-level and other overall priorities defined by Product Vision

    • Planning feature releases

  • Security Officer

    Purpose:

    GlassFrog and its customers are safe from the big, bad world

    Accountabilities:

    • Identifying potential security threats to GlassFrog and customer data

    • Championing security issue fixes through the process

    • Responding to internal requests about GlassFrog security

    • Scanning for security holes and known vulnerabilities on a regular basis

Purpose: Enable and accelerate self-organization through software; make it so easy that anyone can do it
  • GlassFrog API

    for v3

    Purpose:

    Great API experience internally and externally

    Domains:

    • API backlog

    • API related user-facing functionality of the GlassFrog web app

    • GlassFrog API functionality

    Accountabilities:

    • Designing, prioritizing, implementing, and delivering thoughtfully chosen API functionality

    • Gathering, processing, and distilling input from other roles into feature choice, design, and prioritizations that balance strategic and tactical needs.

    • Documenting feature sets, features, designs, prioritization and implementation progress in a prioritized backlog of user stories, and providing visibility into that backlog to other roles in the circle.

    • Providing a minimal-friction process for other technical roles to impact the API functionality domain for common use-cases, so as to retain minimally sufficient oversight without adding drag to feature development in other product areas.

    • Supporting api users directly for cases not covered by other support roles.

  • GlassFrog Web

    Purpose:

    Satisfy the customer, with @Product_Vision as proxy, through early and continuous delivery of truly valuable software

    Domains:

    • GF Web Backlog

    • User-facing GlassFrog web app functionality other than integrations related functionality

    Accountabilities:

    • Developing and maintaining GlassFrog and related tools to deliver the functionality defined by Product Vision, within the process defined by Process Steward

    • Fast-tracking fixes for critical bugs

    • Assessing additions of written text phrases or messages to GlassFrog for clear, concise, professional and friendly English and wordsmithing to reach it, before submitting stories for acceptance

    • Responding to requests about GlassFrog security

    • Performing translation synchronizations at the request of Internationalization

    • Seeking clarity of business context and acceptance criteria early and often during development of new functionality

    • Assessing GlassFrog with accessibility standards (e.g. WCAG)

    • Acknowledging and assessing Red Alert reports on slack

    • Sharing updates on Red Alert fixes and confirming when they're complete on slack

    • Providing estimates to Product Vision for user stories in the product backlog or icebox upon request

    • Breaking down high-level feature sets into shippable user stories at the request of Product Vision

    • Prioritizing user stories and epics into the main web product development backlog to implement epics and other goals defined by Product Vision, in alignment with epic-level and other overall priorities defined by Product Vision

    • Informing GDPR Compliance Coordinator as soon as any breach of personal data is suspected

    • Notifying Ribbitting Communications when functionality is about to ship and when it has been shipped

  • Internal Tools

    Purpose:

    To provide minimally sufficient software tools for Holacracy app experimentation

    Accountabilities:

    • Developing and maintaining internal software tools to support HolacracyOne's use of and experimentation with key apps for running a self-organizing enterprise (e.g. software to support HolacracyOne's Badge-Based Compensation app, Attention Point app, etc.)

    • Coordinating with Product Vision on apps that may make sense to go into GlassFrog software

  • Technical Screener

    Purpose:

    Unspecified

    Accountabilities:

    • Defining a technical screening process for candidates for roles requiring technical software development related skills

Purpose: The right partners joining H1 in the right relationships
  • Prospect Thought Partner

    for technical/developer prospects

    Purpose:

    Better, faster prospecting decisions

    Accountabilities:

    • Thought-partnering on specific candidates or related topics at the request of Partner Prospector