Nix Crabtree

Nix Crabtree

Lead Principal Software Engineer

ASOS

As the Lead Principal Software Engineer in ASOS Technology, Nix Crabtree is responsible for Software and QA Engineering, UI Engineering and Data Engineering across the organisation. His role has a simple brief: come in every day with one aim - make engineering and engineers at ASOS better. Nix joined ASOS in March 2015 after six years at Avanade where he lead the Cloud & Integration Practice. Nix worked on both Azure and on-premises solutions with customers such as Skype, Blinkbox, Barclays, Best Buy and ASOS.

Past Sessions

UXDX Community Central Europe 2020

Watch Architecture Debate: Shift Left vs Shift Right

Architecture Debate: Shift Left vs Shift Right

Tony Gorman

ASOS

Nix Crabtree

ASOS

Shift left is a growing movement in software development but shift left from what? Can you shift too far left? What about the stuff on the right? Nix and Tony, Lead Principal Engineers at ASOS, discuss the left and the right and what each b...

UXDX Europe 2019

Watch Architecture Debate

Architecture Debate

Nix Crabtree

ASOS

Richard Rodger

Voxgig

In this debate our candidates will discuss: Enforcing Good Design Services Challenges Total Cost of Ownership Technical Debt

UXDX Europe 2018

Watch Zero Downtime Releases: Migrating Systems To The Cloud

Zero Downtime Releases: Migrating Systems To The Cloud

Nix Crabtree

Lead Principal Software Engineer, ASOS

Nik talks through the ugly stepsister of the shiny new codebase - monolithic legacy systems. Topics discussed include how to work with an older framework that has a host of technology, resource and attrition issues.

UXDX Community London 2018

Watch Solving Problems Fast

Solving Problems Fast

Nix Crabtree

Lead Principal Software Engineer, ASOS

Nix will talk about test, deploy and solving problems fast! He highlights why people should adopt a test-driven-development approach. Shared understanding, shared ownership and a test-first approach leads to high quality software, trust an...

UXDX Europe 2017

Watch Enhancing The Processes Of Test Driven Development

Enhancing The Processes Of Test Driven Development

Nix Crabtree

Lead Principal Software Engineer, ASOS

- Understanding the processes of test driven development - Collaborating with teams in QA and development - Helping customers understand and communicate what they want - Testing and scaling to improve development

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