Developer Advocate – React Native

Team: Marketing Location: Boulder Remote

Stream is seeking a Boulder, CO, or remote (US only) Developer Advocate with a strong focus on React Native to join the team! Our tight-knit team consists of top-notch experts in all areas, from all over the world. We are now looking for a unique individual to help our diverse team expand even faster.

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Stream provides APIs for building activity feeds and chat. Our team is passionate about tackling difficult tech problems at scale and creating reusable components for them.

As a developer at Stream, you will build software that's used by tens of thousands of developers and more than half a billion end-users. Stream's APIs are powered by Go, RocksDB and Raft - with response times typically measured in single-digit milliseconds.

The React Chat tutorial is a nice way to learn more about our product. Have a look at our About Us page for more details on how we work at Stream.

Learn About Stream

Hiring Lead Nick Parsons Director of Developer Marketing

What you will be doing

As a React Native Developer Advocate, your primary focus will be generating technical content in the form of example applications, blog posts, etc., while also exercising cross-functional marketing strategies with the team. The technical content that you produce will be a crucial resource for attracting valuable customers to Stream.

Responsibilities

  • Create interesting educational content for developers in various formats: sample applications, screencasts, tech talks, blog posts, etc.
  • Work closely with engineering to ensure that SDK and API products have a compelling roadmap that addresses the React Native community's needs
  • Be a developer subject matter expert and champion developer that helps meet the needs and priorities across product, engineering, and marketing
  • Drive adoption of Stream’s React Native SDK through various social efforts
  • Use metrics and data to track activities and priorities
  • Take an idea for compelling content from start to finish and then promote it to generate interest and shares in the developer community

About you

You desire to work in a creative environment where development and developer marketing plans are created to tell stories and drive Stream’s mission forward. If you are a self-starter who is excited about essential communications, this job is for you!

You have

  • A combined 3+ years of experience in developer, developer evangelism, or developer relations roles at leading technology companies
  • Strong technical understanding of React Native, JavaScript, REST APIs, SDKs, and experience in various cloud environments such as AWS and GCP
  • Low-level experience with Swift and Kotlin
  • In-depth knowledge of developer communities and how to engage them productively
  • Solid communication skills with an emphasis on persuasive technical writing
  • Experience in technical consulting or client-facing capacity

Don’t fall into all of the requirements? You don’t have to match every bullet as long as you can grow into the role and provide value to the team.

Bonus points

  • Understanding of SEO best practices and gaining high rankings within search engines
  • Forward-thinking and an entrepreneurial mindset with an indescribable hunger for learning new concepts within a technical realm
  • Track record of contributing to open-source projects

What we have to offer you

Stream team members enjoy some of the best benefits in the industry:

  • A competitive salary Company equity Medical/Dental/Vision 100% covered by Stream for employee (and discounted for dependents)
  • Weekly team lunches (Boulder)
  • Plenty of snacks and fancy coffee/teas (Boulder)
  • Fitness stipend (Boulder)
  • Pearl Street, Boulder office
  • The possibility to visit our office in Amsterdam

Our culture

Stream has a casual social culture, our team is diverse, and we all have different backgrounds. We're open, friendly, encouraging, and supportive (while we crush our competition and fuel crazy growth).

If you are interested in becoming a part of what we do, apply now!

No recruiters/agencies, please.