Developer Advocate



About the Team

At DoorDash, our mission is to empower local businesses and in turn, generate new ways for people to earn, work and live. We are growing and expanding the number of businesses we reach and are exploring ways to enable developers to partner with us on this journey. As the first Developer Advocate at DoorDash, youll be responsible for engaging with technical audiences around the world to influence the adoption of DoorDash tools and create delightful experiences on our platform.

If youre passionate about building relationships with external developers, collaborating with business and engineering teams to create excitement about DoorDash services, and working with new technologies and frameworks, then come join us at DoorDash!

Youre excited about this opportunity because you will

  • Define and execute the Developer Evangelism vision and strategy and collaborate to align it across teams
  • Participate in and/or support creating external announcements (e.g., conferences, blog posts, demos) to explain our product / its value from first-hand experience to different audiences and get their support / buy-in
  • Identify external opportunities to engage audiences to build awareness and excitement about DoorDash integration
  • Work hand-in-hand with both the marketing and engineering teams to make sure developers understand and can find the story in our product and technical nuances, and partner with them to deliver success on their integrations
  • Gather insights and share user feedback internally to influence the go-forward roadmap
  • Produce high quality technical content that enables developers to build experiences on top of the platform

Were excited about you because

  • B.S., M.S., or PhD. in Computer Science or equivalent technical degree
  • 7+ years building software and contributing to open source ecosystem
  • 5+ years giving talks and developing demos, workshops, webinars, videos, and other technical content
  • Written and verbal communications skills with the ability to translate technical concepts into simple and intuitive communication
  • Meaningful social presence with engaged audience

About DoorDash

At DoorDash, our mission to empower local economies shapes how our team members move quickly, learn, and reiterate in order to make impactful decisions that display empathy for our range of usersfrom Dashers to merchant partners to consumers. We are a technology and logistics company that started with door-to-door delivery, and we are looking for team members who can help us go from a company that is known for delivering food to a company that people turn to for any and all goods.

DoorDash is growing rapidly and changing constantly, which gives our team members the opportunity to share their unique perspectives, solve new challenges, and own their careers. We're committed to supporting employees happiness, healthiness, and overall well-being by providing comprehensive benefits and perks including premium healthcare, wellness expense reimbursement, paid parental leave and more.

Our Commitment to Diversity and Inclusion

Were committed to growing and empowering a more inclusive community within our company, industry, and cities. Thats why we hire and cultivate diverse teams of people from all backgrounds, experiences, and perspectives. We believe that true innovation happens when everyone has room at the table and the tools, resources, and opportunity to excel.

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