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Instructional engineering at Splunk: Strategies for effective technical onboarding

Gail Carmichael + Rajon Tumbokon

About the speaker(s)

Gail Carmichael is a Principal Instructional Engineer at Splunk, where she combines her technical and learning skills to help build a world class engineering organization through learning and knowledge sharing. Outside of work, you can find her teaching aerial hoop and volunteering for Scouts Canada.

Rajon Tumbokon spent his career which spans two decades dedicated to enabling the acquisition of knowledge and skills so that employees can be productive and successful. By giving others a platform to learn without fear of failure, amazing things happen. After 9 years at LinkedIn, where he helped launch their Technical Training back in 2014 and their award-winning Engineering Bootcamp, he joined Splunk to lead their Engineering Enablement & Engagement efforts.

We welcomed Splunk to disuss about their technical onboarding programs and the profound impact of their instructional engineer led programs. In this interactive and engaging session, Gail Carmichael (Principal Instructional Engineer) and Rajon Tumbokon (Director of Eng. Enablement) covered: – The pivotal role of instructional engineers – Their current technical onboarding strategies – A behind-the-scenes look at their immersive Bootcamps Part 2 of this talk is scheduled for May 15, 2024! Don’t forget to sign up to dig deeper into measuring success & impact of onboarding programs.