As Lead Developer Advocate, you will experiment, create and iterate on initiatives that foster the very developer community that will craft applications and integrations on our platform. You will build connections with developers worldwide, help them succeed with our platform and bring back insightful nuggets for us to feed back into our roadmap. You will lead by example and help solidify the best practices with this discipline at Freshworks.
Expand the community of Freshworks developers through online and offline engagement.
Advocate our platform and identify and activate new avenues where developers can apply them.
Mentor and coach Advocates on the team, leading by example.
Keep abreast of technology trends that will influence the developer community and demonstrate how the platform can keep up.
Aspire to continuously improve our developer experience by bringing back feedback for the engineering team to incorporate.
Setup and nurture the practices that will develop an engaged community around the Freshworks Developer Platform.Basic Qualifications
Bachelor s Degree with an emphasis in technology
At least 2 years of professional full-stack development experience
At least 5 years of relevant Developer Advocacy experience
Excellent written and verbal communication skills
A track record of public speaking and/or public writing
Organizational talent to plan and execute successful developer events such as meetups, hackathons, and webinarsPreferred Qualifications
Curiosity towards technology, trends in computing and emerging frameworks
Innate problem-solving skills that bring to bear elegant, simple solutions to complex problems
Experience preparing and publishing technical blog posts or tutorials
Empathy for developers that emerges from personal experience and a connect for fellow coders
A track record of building interesting hacks and personal projects (ideally, visible publicly on platforms like github)