Head of Developer Relations at bodo.ai


About the job

Job Summary and Responsibilities
Community identification & engagement - Finding and engaging relevant developer, data engineer and developer communities. Listening for valuable insights, and engaging where appropriate to educate participants about Bodo.
Communications / Blogs - Frequently generate content to enlighten / engage the technical community. Plan and help create engaging developer content for our blog, videos, social media, and other outlets
Developer examples, demos, use-cases - Building developer-focused educational content to reduce friction of adoption and time-to-value.
Complementary/Adjacent Technology ID and engagement - Helping management and marketing understand adjacent technology spaces (APIs, frameworks, libraries, cloud services, etc.) that Bodo needs awareness/attention. And to determine if/when to engage developers in those domains.
Developer Experience advocate - Work with Product Management, UX and Engineering to bring developer feedback to improve product, developer experience, documentation

Qualifications and Skills
Adept with Python for data science and data engineering, including working knowledge of Pandas, NumPy, Scikit Learn etc. Ideally at least two years of professional experience as a software engineer or developer, or equivalent technical experience - and still live and breathe the community
Awareness - if not working knowledge - of Spark, Dask, Ray, and other performance-related Python libraries
Knowledge of data warehouse and analytics platforms including Databricks, Cloudera, Snowflake, etc.
Experience with fast-growing developer relations, technical advocacy and/or community management functions; bonus for experience in building, growing and nurturing a team.
Enjoy teaching, speaking and writing about new compute and data-intensive technologies
Experience speaking at developer community events and participating in online forums, meetups, etc.
The ability to engage with developer communities in a credible way, including the spirit of a community organizer.
Creativity and passion to generate grass-roots attention, support and adoption of developer-focused high-performance computing technologies
Excellent oral and written communication skills and time management skills: you can explain a sophisticated technical issue in such a way that most people could understand.
A bachelor’s degree in computer science or a related field, or equivalent professional experience