See yourself at Twilio

Join the team as our next Developer Evangelist.

Who we are & why we’re hiring

Twilio powers real-time business communications and data solutions that help companies and developers worldwide build better applications and customer experiences.

Although we're headquartered in San Francisco, we're on a journey to becoming a globally antiracist company that supports diversity, equity & inclusion wherever we do business. We employ thousands of Twilions worldwide, and we're looking for more builders, creators, and visionaries to help fuel our growth momentum.

About the job

Twilio is seeking a Developer Evangelist to help us inspire and equip a global network of millions of developers who will build the future of communications. This position is critical in supporting developers while sustaining a relationship that fuels every developer's journey to know, use and love Twilio. This role reports to the Head of Developer Evangelism.

 

Twilio's mission is to fuel the future of communications. The Developer Network is the team at Twilio whose mission is to catalyze the network of developers who will build the future of communications. The DevNet consists of five teams that work closely with one another. Developer Evangelists inspire and equip developers by going to the language-centric and geographic communities where developers gather. Developer Educators challenge and empower developers by crafting world-class docs and training. Twilio Champions encourage and amplify developers by cultivating a core community of Twilio developers. Developer Voices prompt and rally developers by enabling them to get their code on the Twilio blog. Twilio Startups inspire tens of thousands of startup founders, and to help them scale their businesses through our startup focused program. Together, these teams introduce developers to Twilio, help them get their projects shipped, build strong and enduring friendships with them and help them take the spotlight. 

Responsibilities

In this role, you’ll:

  • EMPOWER OTHERS : Help us inspire and equip developers to fuel the future of communications.
  • BE BOLD : Be an active and authentic participant in the web developer community wherever they gather online and offline. For many of those developers, you will be "the face" of Twilio - the person they ping when they need help. They will feel like VIPs because they know you. And when someone who works at Twilio needs to talk to developers in the Skandinavian developer community, they'll come to you.
  • BE INCLUSIVE: Attend, speak at and sponsor in-person events.
  • DRAW THE OWL: Create content that breaks down the complex into the understandable while telling stories with code, equipping developers with knowledge of tools and techniques, including but not limited to Twilio, that makes them better at their craft.
  • DON’T SETTLE : Help create experiences which inspire developers to build amazing things knowing you can rely on the rich 10-year history of this team to help you develop any of these skills that you want to master.

Additionally, you will work closely with another Evangelist and the LATAM Country Director to lay out a plan for how to grow Twilio brand awareness and usage in the region. You will work with regional field marketing to plan and execute in-person and virtual events. You might even find yourself starting new communities in Colombia or Rest of LATAM to serve local developers in new ways.

Qualifications 

Not all applicants will have skills that match a job description exactly. Twilio values diverse experiences in other industries, and we encourage everyone who meets the required qualifications to apply. While having “desired” qualifications make for a strong candidate, we encourage applicants with alternative experiences to also apply. If your career is just starting or hasn't followed a traditional path, don't let that stop you from considering Twilio. We are always looking for people who will bring something new to the table!

Required:

  • Have a demonstrated track record of being involved in fostering communities in their programming languages of choice.
  • Are a web developer and understand the basics of the HTTP request and response cycle.
  • Have written enough Python, PHP, Node, C# (.NET) or Java code to have opinions on the different web frameworks of a specific programming language, or even across multiple programming languages.
  • Love to teach others and understand that teaching sometimes requires much patience, but are driven by the immense satisfaction of seeing the light bulb go off in your students' heads.
  • Are endlessly curious about and excited by technology and know that there are usually smarter folks in the room and you're eager to learn from them.
  • Fluent in English (at least C1-level).

 

Location 

This role will be remote, and based in Colombia.

 

What We Offer

There are many benefits to working at Twilio, including, in addition to competitive pay, things like generous time-off, ample parental and wellness leave, healthcare, a retirement savings program, and much more. Offerings vary by location.

Twilio thinks big. Do you?

We like to solve problems, take initiative, pitch in when needed, and are always up for trying new things. That's why we seek out colleagues who embody our values — something we call Twilio Magic. Additionally, we empower employees to build positive change in their communities by supporting their volunteering and donation efforts.

So, if you're ready to unleash your full potential, do your best work, and be the best version of yourself, apply now!

 

If this role isn't what you're looking for, please consider other open positions.

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