Developer Evangelist – Airtime
As an Airtime Developer Evangelist for Reloadly your job is to inspire and equip software developers to inform the world about airtime APIs to adapt into to their mobile and web apps. Your primary vehicle for doing this is service to local, national, and international developer communities.
As a Reloadly developer evangelist, you may be found serving in any number of different capacities:
- Creating technical contentfor publication on our blog and other channels to show developers how to implement specific security solutions or use new security technologies.
- Organizing and volunteeringat local, national, and international developer events.
- Speaking and sharing your expertiseat user groups and conferences.
- Educating and empoweringsecurity developers, giving technical workshops and brown bags.
- Writing production-quality codeand contributing to both Reloadly and non-Reloadly open source tools, applications, examples, sales demos and other projects.
- Building partnershipswith individuals, companies and organizations that serve the same communities we do.
- Connecting and networkingwith other developers and entrepreneurs to identify how Reloadly might help them be even more awesome.
- Gathering and socializing product feedbackthat will inform engineering, sales, and marketing decision making.
- Supporting our developerswherever they are, on forums, social media, and everywhere in between.
A Reloadly Account Airtime Developer Evangelist should be able to draw on their knowledge and experience of building secure software systems and their general engineering prowess to effectively debug someone else’s production application and make recommendations on best practices for creating secure software. Effective communications skills are also essential to serve in this role. Some qualities we think are essential are:
- Solid and diverse engineering skills– if you were writing code full time, you’d be a great performer. You also have a finger on the pulse of current development technologies across several platforms.
- Friendly and approachablepeople do well as the teachers and mentors we’re looking for.
- Willingness to travelto anywhere our developer communities live a few times every quarter, and stay productive and professional on the road.
- Ability to work irregular hours and some weekendsto support hackathons, conferences, user groups, and other developer events.
- Entrepreneurial thinkingand the ability to act effectively with only high-level direction..
- Hustling skills– a lot of great connections and opportunities are discovered simply by getting out and talking to people. This is something you should be able to do well.
- Account Security skills– Two-Factor Authentication/Multi-factor Authentication (2FA/MFA), Identity Context, Identity Management, Access Management, Mobile or Cloud Security experience.
Other skills that are great to bring with you but we can also help you develop include:
- Existing leadership and servicein developer communities.
- Technical writing skillsas demonstrated via blog posts and other written work.
- Willingness to take the stage is essential for inspiring developers. A developer evangelist needs to deliver presentations that are effective and respectful of an audience’s time and attention.