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Digital Asset

Developer Advocate

London, United Kingdom

06 November, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • haskell
  • scala
  • community

Benefits & perks

  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • 401(k)
  • Pension
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Equity
  • Competitive salary
  • Pto

To sum it up...

Build a technical following around DAML and evangelize for the future of distributed ledger technology

Role overview

The Community Growth Team is responsible for expanding an active community of developers building with DAML across all industries, company sizes and geographies. Community growth covers developer acquisition, retention, engagement, ultimately creating a healthy, self sustaining community that drives revenue to other parts of the company and our partners. The Community Growth team apply the scientific method to business KPIs, relying on data, optimising conversions and testing hypotheses.


Opportunity

Developer Advocates are responsible for building a vibrant community of developers leveraging the DAML smart contract language, acting as a community liaison to the relevant internal product development teams, and proposing and executing projects that can grow the overall DAML community. This candidate would be responsible for New York City and the Eastern United States.

Developer Advocates participate in related communities, such as open source blockchain projects, functional programming, or industry specific developer events to promote the adoption of DAML and provide competitive intelligence and identifies opportunities for expansion.


Key Responsibilities

  • Increase the adoption of the DAML SDK by engaging with potential developers.
  • Propose, execute and test measurable hypotheses to increase developer acquisition, activation, retention and referrals.
  • Host, attend and participate in developer events such as meetups and hackathons.
  • Engage existing community members to convert them into referrers.
  • Generate developer focused content such as blog posts and educational articles.
  • Work closely with internal teams to capture and prioritize end user and partner requirements for the DAML SDK.
  • Monitor and participate in various open source initiatives related to DAML.
  • Refer leads to revenue generating parts of the business and external partners


Key Criteria

  • 3+ years experience as a software developer working on developer facing products.
  • Experience working with open source projects and communities
  • Comfortable programming in at least 2 languages, preferably one of which supports higher-order functions.
  • Experience organizing or attending meetups and other developer focused events.
  • Open, strong communicator, effective across groups, locations, and cultures, both in-person and virtually.
  • Exceptional verbal and written communication abilities.
  • Some ability to travel occasionally for outreach and internal team get-togethers.
  • Prefers autonomy. You enjoy an environment where you’re making your own decisions; not being told what to do next.

Location

London is the capital of the United Kingdom, situated in the South East of the island. The world's largest financial centre, London is also often referred to the culture capital of the world. The city is well-known for its heritage, including Buckingham Palace, the Tower of London, Kew Gardens, Westminster Abbey, and the historic settlement of Greenwich. London Underground is the oldest urban railway network in the world.

Technology workers in London earn 60pc more than the city average, with the figure even higher for foreign born workers, who earned 28pc more than their British counterparts in tech jobs. London can be considered as a center for professional relocation. Furthermore, there are over 100 of Europe's 500 largest companies' headquarters in London.

The city is famous for unpredictable weather. For instance, it could be cold, warm and rainy in one day and it’s often the topic of conversation across the city.

Did you know...

  • 2.5M people, one third of Londoners, are foreign born
  • 40% of Greater London is green space
  • 50-249
  • New York, NY, US

Digital Asset helps companies design, create, and run the next generation of business applications. We combine deep industry expertise with software development tools and an ecosystem of technology partners to help our clients solve complex business challenges. At the core of Digital Asset’s offering is DAML, an intuitive smart-contract programming language used to digitize multi-party agreements and automate transactions in a precise and secure manner. We enable the world’s largest companies to harness the power of Distributed Ledger Technology (DLT) to streamline operations and make value transfer efficient and secure. The result: technology that provides a platform for innovation today and well into the future.

  • Technology
  • Early Stage Venture
  • distributed ledger technology
  • DAML
  • JAVASCRIPT
  • C++
  • JAVA
  • Unlimited Vacation Policy
  • Full Healthcare Coverage
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Engineers who find a new job through Functional Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • haskell
  • scala
  • community

Benefits & perks

  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • Full healthcare coverage
  • 401(k)
  • Pension
  • Parental leave
  • 401k
  • Equity
  • Competitive salary
  • Pto

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