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Sebastiano Armeli

Director of Engineering @ Upwork
Eng Leader, Mentor & Startup Advisor | ex-@Pinterest, ex-@Paypal, ex-@Snap and ex-@Spotify
United States of America 5.0 (5 reviews) Active yesterday Usually responds in a few hours
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About

Hi there!

My name is Sebastiano, and I'm an experienced engineering leader with a passion for helping others grow in their careers.
I'm currently a Director of Engineering at Upwork, and over the years, I've led multiple teams at companies like Pinterest, Paypal, Snap, and Spotify in domains ranging from shopping and crypto to messaging, video creation, and ads.

As a mentor, I offer guidance and support to engineering managers and engineers looking to take their skills and careers to the next level. Whether you're looking to develop your leadership skills, transition to management, or navigate the complexities of the tech industry, I'm here to help. I can provide one-on-one coaching, feedback on projects and situations, and mock interviews to help you prepare for your next role.

In addition to my work with individuals, I also advise startups at the pre-seed and seed stages. If you're building a consumer app or an HR SaaS product, I can offer insights on product strategy, user acquisition, team building, and more.

If you're looking for a mentor who has been there and done that, I'd love to hear from you. Let's work together to help you achieve your goals and reach your full potential.

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What mentees say

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5 out of 5 stars

Standard Plan · 
7 months

Terrific mentor who helped me out tremendously with navigating my entry into the software engineering field. He is incredibly passionate about mentorship and it showed during our conversations where he was incredibly generous with his time and gave great advice. Strongly recommend.

Fernando

Fernando

5 out of 5 stars

Standard Plan · 
1 month

Sebastiano has helped me make decisions on how to effectively transition from a technical to a management position, taking into account my context's specific challenges.

Jake

Jake

5 out of 5 stars

Session

Sebastiano is awesome. He's got some great perspective and advice on becoming a better engineer and team player, and experience with angel funding, pre-seed companies, and advice for new entrepreneurs. Looking forward to booking another session!

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