At the Celo Foundation we partner with organizations across the Celo ecosystem including partnering with cLabs, the team working on the open source platform Celo, whose mission is to build a financial system that creates the conditions for prosperity for all. Celo aims to remove the barriers for large-scale adoption of cryptocurrencies as means-of-payment.
 
Using a novel address-based encryption algorithm, the Celo protocol makes sending money as easy as sending a text. Additionally, Celo uses stable-value tokens pegged to fiat currencies, like the US Dollar, to minimize volatility.
 
Celo is an open protocol enabling many to participate in the system, even with a budget Android smartphone. The first application launched on the Celo platform, Valora, is a social payments and money transfer app, aimed at developing markets.
 
 
You Will:
  • Own the Celo developer infrastructure and tooling experience.
  • Identify pain points in the Celo developer experience and work to identify solutions that can support the entire community.
  • Write clear documentation, compelling tutorials, for using these tools.
  • Develop and deliver content, presentations that resonate with the wider web3 community.
  • Drive and participate in developer workshops and other external events.
  • Help organize, build and train local developer communities and university developer groups.
  • Encourage and celebrate diversity in the communities you build.
  • Represent the community externally and internally and influence the developer workflow and experience.
  • Work closely with the Celo engineering and community teams.
 
You Have:
  • 3+ years’ experience working as a software engineer or engineering-focused developer advocate or dev operations.
  • An ability to distill complex concepts into easy to understand explanations.
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Deep understanding of open-source development and communities and tooling infrastructure.
  • A good sense for intuitive developer ergonomics.
  • Published technical articles and/or given technical presentations at a developer event.
  • Helped other developers streamline their development process.

 

cLabs ("Celo Labs") started Celo in 2017 and is one of many contributors to the open source project Celo. cLabs builds financial technology to enable prosperity of all beings.

cLabs is a Teal organization, a method of decentralized management and organizational governance. Roles are defined around the work, not people, and there is a high degree of autonomy. As such, we're all proud to hold the job title of "Partner." For more information on our culture, we encourage you to check out our blog at. https://medium.com/celohq/the-future-is-teal-cc264a5d51d3

To build technology and products that are used and loved by people and solve real-world problems, we need to build a team with many different perspectives and experiences. We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status. We encourage candidates from all backgrounds to apply and always consider qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records, in accordance with the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance.
 
Applicants in need of special assistance or accommodation during the interview process or in accessing our website may contact us by sending an email to assistance(at)celo.org. We will treat your request as confidentially as possible. In your email, please include your name and preferred method of contact, and we will respond as soon as possible.

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