Developer Relations Engineers Full-time Job

1 week ago   IT & Telecoms   Dubai   24 views Reference: 34558
Job Details

What your day will look like

Contribute to product management team meetings

Maintain conversations with developer community members

Engage on IRC, social media, product forums, meet-ups and more

Collaborate across Canonical teams

Solve specific technical problems that users or colleagues have identified

Contribute to technical documentation

Work on technical articles, presentations or workshops

Identify new opportunities in developer experience

Present at conferences, meetups or technical events

What we are looking for in you

An exceptional academic track record from both high school and university

Undergraduate degree in Computer Science or STEM, or a compelling narrative about your alternative path

Drive and a track record of going above-and-beyond expectations

Developer with a demonstrable engagement in open-source software

Well-organised, self-starting and able to deliver to schedule

Professional manner interacting with colleagues, partners, and community

Experience of Linux software packaging (deb, rpm or snap)

Contributor to open-source communities, software and documentation

An engaging, vivacious speaker and presenter

Effective, tactful, empathetic and confident

Builds trust, relationships and confidence

Result-oriented, with a personal drive to meet commitments

Ability to travel twice a year, for company events up to two weeks each

Ability to travel in addition to upstream and industry events

Additional Skills That You Might Also Bring

Experience in a developer advocacy or community role

Ops and system administration experience

Performance engineering and security experience

Company Description
We deliver open source to the world faster, more securely and more cost effectively than any other company.We're also the publishers of Ubuntu, the worlds most popular enterprise Linux from cloud to edge, together with a passionate global community of 200,000+ contributors. Ubuntu means 'humanity to others'. We chose it because it embodies the generosity at the heart of open source, the new normal for platforms and innovation.Together with a community of 200,000, we publish an operating system that runs from the tiny connected devices up to the world's biggest mainframes, the platform that everybody uses on the public cloud, and the workstation experience of the world's most productive developers.Secure and reliable, elegant and intuitive, and open for innovation - this is the future of open source, which is why we're proud to be the developers of the fastest growing Linux in the world despite already being the most widely deployed.If you're interested in a career at Canonical, we are a remote-first company so please apply to any suitable role as skills are valued more than location, despite some having a preferred geographic preference.