Developer Relations - Technical Ambassador at Algolia

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24/2/2021

We are looking for a developer passionate about adding value to the community to own our online presence in forums, chats, and social circles where developers hang out and share knowledge.

This role will be the driver of our engagement in key topics for Algolia developers, sharing our team knowledge to improve how other developers learn and use our products.

You understand web and app tech stacks (Jamstack, web architecture, headless, serverless...), and can translate problems to solutions by leveraging our extensive library of documents, snippets, and solutions.

Your primary goal on the Developer Community team is to add value to developers and accelerate their success.

We are open for this role to be remote on the East Coast of the US or in the UK. You can also be part of our New York, Atlanta or London office.

IN YOUR ROLE, YOU WILL:
Be the point of contact for our community on all social media platforms, proactively monitoring and engaging in conversations that mention Algolia.
Own our community forum https://discourse.algolia.com. Engage with community members, share announcements, and be the point of contact for this platform.
Identify, outreach, and build relationships with community members across different developer communities (Stack Overflow, Hackernews, Slack, and many others). Nurture these members to turn them into Algolia champions and regular contributors.
Contribute to our ambassador and reward programs, helping drive trust.
Actively collaborate with our community content team: Contribute a monthly piece of content: a blog post, short video, live coding demos or significant contribution to an ad campaign. Scour community forums for interesting topics, and always be vigilant about content our community needs and wants. Be a sounding board for the marketing team overall.
Create projects, guides, and tutorials to help explain how people can build with Algolia.
Gather community feedback, conduct analysis of community members' engagement trends, and provide deeper insights on outcomes.
Be our top developer ambassador across all communities.

THIS WILL BE A GREAT FIT IF:
You are first and foremost a developer
You have solid experience developing applications (search experience is a plus)
Have a passion for adding value to the community and helping other developers
You speaking English fluently

WE ARE LOOKING FOR SOMEONE WHO CAN LIVE OUR VALUES:
GRIT - Problem-solving and perseverance capability in an ever-changing and growing environment
TRUST - Willingness to trust our co-workers and to take ownership
CANDOR - Ability to receive and give constructive feedback.
CARE - Genuine care about other team members, our clients and the decisions we make in the company.
HUMILITY- Aptitude for learning from others, putting ego aside.

US BENEFITS:
Covered medical, dental, and vision benefits for you and your family
401(k) Matching Plan
Flexible work hours and unlimited Paid Time Off
Paid Parental Leave
Pre-tax commuter benefits
Life insurance and disability benefits

US PERKS:
Competitive pay and stock options
Charitable contribution matching
Fully stocked kitchens
Catered lunches on Tuesdays and Thursdays
Workout Wednesdays w/ personal trainer
Bi-monthly meditation sessions