Senior Developer Advocate
Infrastructure
Posted on 3/28/2024
INACTIVE
DigitalOcean

1,001-5,000 employees

Cloud-based app deployment platform
Company Overview
DigitalOcean's mission is to build the software that operates and maintains the best cloud for developers. DigitalOcean simplifies cloud computing so developers and businesses can spend more time building software that changes the world.

Company Stage

N/A

Total Funding

$1.6B

Founded

2012

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

8%

1 year growth

27%

2 year growth

74%
Locations
Remote
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Kubernetes
Apache Kafka
CategoriesNew
DevOps & Infrastructure
DevOps Engineering
Platform Engineering
Cloud Engineering
Requirements
  • Demonstrated expertise in developing cloud-native solutions and educational resources, specifically in technologies like Kubernetes and Kafka.
  • Exceptional communication skills with a proven track record of simplifying complex technical concepts into clear, understandable narratives.
  • Strong commitment to a growth mindset, actively seeking feedback, and engaging in meaningful dialogues to foster others' professional development.
  • Remarkable ability to adapt strategies and approaches in dynamic, fast-paced environments.
  • Persistent 'Day 1' attitude, marked by urgency, enthusiasm, and a results-driven approach, ensuring constant readiness for action and innovation.
Responsibilities
  • Manage complex projects with a degree of independence, coordinating with various teams within DigitalOcean as needed.
  • Gain an understanding of SREs' and Platform Engineers' needs, challenges, and environments, aiming to inspire and introduce them to new concepts and possibilities.
  • Advocate for using DigitalOcean's products and services, promoting their integration within partnerships and the broader SRE and Platform Engineering community.
  • Participate in discussions with product marketing, development, and design teams, providing insights to support product adoption and align with industry standards.
  • Build and nurture relationships within the SRE and Platform Engineering community, creating opportunities for collaboration and mutual growth.