The Hangar

A curated community for developer-experience (DX) enthusiasts

Elevate your craft — learn, share and collaborate on topics related to developer productivity

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Who we are

The Hangar is a community of senior devops and senior software engineers focused on developer experience. This is a space where vetted experienced professionals can exchange ideas, share hard-earned wisdom, troubleshoot issues, and ultimately help each other in their projects and careers.

We invite developers who work in DX and platform teams at their respective companies, or who are interested in developer productivity.

Off-the-record hangouts

Join our off-the-record virtual meetups for honest thoughts and discussions, while also learning from peers about challenges that they've solved at their organizations. Stay up-to-date with best practices, useful tools, relevant industry news and career tips.

Upcoming events

Past events

Slack community

A place to ask questions, share tips, and get help from fellow senior engineers.

How to join

Sign up on this Google Form for an invite to join the community.

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Community Code of Conduct

This page outlines Hangar DX community's code of conduct guidelines and reporting practices. This community is owned and operated by

Shared Values:

What we are not:

Code of Conduct Reporting:

Hangar DX Community is an exclusive group of Senior Dev Ops, Site Reliability and Developer Productivity engineers to come together and share their expertise from leading companies.

We do not tolerate any form of harassment towards community members. Please report any unwelcome behavior to email or DM @Visha, our community manager if you feel comfortable.


To be in our community you must:

  1. Use respectful language, we do not tolerate discriminatory jokes or explicit behavior
  2. Protect member identities, comments, and discussions in Slack and in live events held on zoom or in-person. We host our events "off-the-record" to encourage open dialogue between peers
  3. No solicitation of data
  4. No offers or asks of community members for sales pitches, investment, career roles or advertisement

Please note Aviator reserves the right to share product updates and team milestones when relevant with the DX community as a few members are also Aviator customers. We encourage questions and active participation during off-the-record chats. Our members are part of impactful companies and have an opportunity to share their unique experiences with each other.

This community would not be possible without your feedback, please send any questions to, thank you!