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Developer Evangelist - San Francisco at Twilio Inc. in San Francisco, CA
- Twilio is a simple, pay-as-you-go web service that empowers developers to build voice and SMS applications.
- Over 75,000 developers use Twilio - including start ups, Fortune 100 companies, and both major political parties.
- We are funded by top tier investors, have a great team and revenues are growing FAST.
- Twilio is disrupting the $1.3 trillion telecom market. Come help us ruffle the suits - we’re just getting started.
- Engage in technical conversations in the Twilio software development community – with both existing and prospective customers.
- Generate content - blog posts, sample code, screencasts, howto's, tweets - whatever gets the word out & helps developers discover Twilio and our API.
- Provide world-class customer support on Twilio forums, email, social networks and wherever else technical questions arise.
- Get out in the wild: Meet with developers at hackathons, meetups, conferences and other events, both local and national.
- Help developers envision, build, and distribute projects and products using Twilio.
- Gather feedback that will inform Engineering, Product, Marketing, and Sales decisions.
- You’ve built web applications before, and are familiar with most current web development technologies.
- You are an extroverted geek who is passionate about learning new technologies and telling others about geek exploits.
- You have excellent written and oral communication skills. You blog about technical topics, and frequently talk shop on Twitter, forums, IRC, etc.
- Experience building community around something you are passionate about (dogs, a book group, knitting, whatever excites you).
- Ability to work and travel independently with unwavering professionalism and high productivity.
- Previous experience as a web developer, technical evangelist, technical product manager or other role where both technical and social skills are required.
- Self-motivated with an entrepreneurial mindset.
- Strong technical presentation skills.
- Personal interest in technical problem solving, helping customers save time and money and "lean startup" methodology
- A bias towards action and the ability to work well in a fast-paced and constantly changing startup environment
- A degree from a competitive school where you focused on writing: software or English – either's good.
- Full benefits, including medical, dental and vision
- An Amazon Kindle on your first day, and $30/month to spend on books (Twilio wants you informed)
- Pre-tax commuter benefits
- Catered lunches and a weekly team dinner featuring invited technology and entrepreneurial speakers
- Excellent gear (“We ❤ Apple computers and big monitors — two if you need ’em”);
- A strong belief in life/work balance
- Twilio track jacket and shoes after demoing your first Twilio app in front of the company!
How to apply:
- Applications without cover letters will not be considered. Please send us your resume and cover letter.
- Please include links to your blog, Twitter, etc. where we can learn more about you and what you believe.
- Wanna really stand out? Sign up and build an app using the Twilio API and include a link to it in your cover letter. Bonus points for pointing out bugs or things that annoy you/could be better on the platform.