It doesn’t need to be International Women’s Day for us to shout about some of the inspiring women we have in Gousto Tech. We caught up with Irene Iriarte Carretero, one of our Senior Data Scientists to find out what being a data scientist actually entails, and why she chose…


Anna, Jess, Tom and Zimeng have spent the summer at Gousto as software engineering interns. Here’s what they had to say about the experience:

Who are you and what were your expectations going into this internship?

Jess: I spent the last 7 years working in digital marketing, delivering campaigns for large enterprise clients. I started learning to code in my spare time…


As the title suggests, we had an interesting experience, learned a few things from it, and now we’ve got to share it on the www.

What you can expect from this post:

* How testing environments aren’t risk free (cost wise at least). …


This post is part of our series interviewing members of our GoustoTech team. In this post, we meet Alan Thiele who is a Data Analyst in our Growth Tribe.

Portrait photo of Alan Thiele

What is your favourite food?

It would have to be Lasagna. For me there are few things in life that are better than a freshly home-cooked lasagna with a scrumptious layer of cheese along the top.

Some other favourites include ‘Jalea Mixta’ a Peruvian collage of deep fried seafood including Squid, Octopus and Fish, and…


This post is part of our series interviewing members of our GoustoTech team. In this post, we meet Ajay Shah who is a Product Designer in our Beetroots squad.

What’s your favourite food?

This is such a hard question, can I only pick one?! After careful consideration, I’d have to say a creamy mushroom pasta.

Please introduce yourself and tell us about your role at Gousto.

Hi, I’m Ajay. I’m a Product Designer for the Beetroots squad, which is all about the customer sign up journey. …


This post is part of our series interviewing members of our GoustoTech team. In this post, we meet Hendrickson Langbehn who is the Lead Engineer in our Rockets squad.

Please introduce yourself and tell us about your role at Gousto.

Hi, I’m Hendrickson. I’m the lead engineer of the Rockets squad, which is responsible for retention and is part of the Growth tribe. Our focus is to entice customers to buy boxes more frequently, avoid box cancellations and avoid subscription pausing. …


At the beginning of May, 9 women from across Gousto’s Technology function attended the We are Tech Women’s tech conference. The event began in 2015 with three key objectives; to afford women either in technology or looking to transition into it, the opportunity to learn, to network and to discover…


Have you ever wondered what goes into making a great engineer? Have you ever looked at a fellow developer and thought gosh they look crispy, how did they achieve that crunchy golden exterior with soft pillowy insides? Did they use goose fat or vegetable oil? …


This post is the fifteenth in our series interviewing members of our GoustoTech team. In this post, we meet Olga Dominguez Gil who is an Android Software Engineer in our Radishes squad

Please introduce yourself and tell us about your role at Gousto.

Hi, I’m Olga. I’m a senior Android engineer in the Menu tribe, I’m part of a squad that works within the menu which is one of the core parts of the Gousto product. I’ve been working as an android developer for around 8 years now.

How long have you been at Gousto?

I started around 10 months…


This post is the fourteenth in our series interviewing members of our GoustoTech team. In this post, we meet Christian Naykene who is an Apprentice Software Engineer in our Rockets squad.

Off the back of our successful apprenticeship scheme, we are launching the GoustoTech Talent Academy this year. This is our home for all juniors who join. It offers a focus on how we set them up for success from a skills, support and career path perspective. …

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