Developer Evangelist, Enterprise United States

Company: Twilio

Because you belong at Twilio

The Who, What, Why and Where

Twilio is seeking a Developer Evangelist who will help us cultivate a community of developers who work in the enterprise. You'll do this by coordinating and facilitating developer events, such as hackathons and workshops. You’ll also craft content such as blog posts and presentations that empowers enterprise developers to build with Twilio at scale!

Who?

We're looking for a developer who can tell stories with code, who can extend hospitality to other developers, who can work directly with internal and external partners, including some of our largest customers.

Requirements for this job include: 

  • You are a developer. "Developer" to us is someone who solves problems with code. You can empathize with the happiness of "It worked!" and the frustration of, "why's it doing that?"  
  • You probably have spent at least two years building web applications and have proficiency in at least one programming language commonly used at enterprise companies, such as Java, C#, Python, or Javascript. 
  • You are a storyteller. Maybe it's from acting in theater, teaching in a classroom, or speaking at your local meetup, but you've learned how to capture an audience's attention and keep it -- both when speaking, and when writing. 
  • You are hospitable. Somewhere in your career, even if it was serving tables or working in retail sales, you learned how to treat a customer as a guest. 
  • Bonus if you’ve worked at larger companies and understand the pains of the enterprise from experience.

What?

As a Developer Evangelist, you will:

  • BE INCLUSIVE: Collaborate with several teams within Twilio to organize and facilitate events for developers who work in enterprise companies
  • NO SHENANIGANS: Work directly with key partners at some of our largest customers 
  • EMPOWER OTHERS: Craft and perform live-coding presentations that will inspire and equip developers by telling stories with code. 
  • WEAR THE CUSTOMER’S SHOES: Extend hospitality to developers, and work side-by-side to build Twilio-powered apps
  • DON’T SETTLE: Make those developers the heroes of their company
  • DRAW THE OWL: Build content such as blog posts, workshops, and presentations to serve developers who work at large companies

Why?

The Enterprise Evangelism team’s mission is to “empower and accelerate teams, inside and outside of Twilio, to build the future of communications.” To date, over five million people have signed up for Twilio developer accounts, and we have had a lot of success reaching developers through third-party events like conferences and meetups. But often, the best way to build relationships with developers who work inside enterprise companies is to meet them where they work.

Twilio is a company that is empowering the world’s developers with modern communication in order to build better applications. Twilio is truly unique; we are a company committed to your growth, your learning, your development, and your entire employee experience.  We only win when our employees succeed, and we're dedicated to helping you develop your strengths. We invest in weeks dedicated to tackling hard problems and creating your own ideas. We have a cultural foundation built on diversity, inclusion, and innovation, and we want you and your ideas to thrive at Twilio.

Where?

To best serve our customers, this position will be located near one of our East Coast office locations in New York or Atlanta.

We employ diverse talent from all over the world, and we believe great work can be done anywhere. Around the world, Twilio offers benefits and perks to support the physical, financial, and emotional well being of you and your loved ones. No matter where you are based, you will experience a company that believes in small teams for maximum impact; seeks well-rounded talent to ensure a full perspective on our customers’ experience,  understands that this is a marathon, not a sprint; that continuously and purposefully builds an inclusive culture that empowers everyone to do their best work and be the best version of themselves.

About us:

Millions of developers around the world have used Twilio to unlock the magic of communications to improve any human experience. Twilio has democratized communications channels like voice, text, chat, video and email by virtualizing the world’s communications infrastructure through APIs that are simple enough for any developer to use, yet robust enough to power the world’s most demanding applications. By making communications a part of every software developer’s toolkit, Twilio is enabling innovators across every industry — from emerging leaders to the world’s largest organizations — to reinvent how companies engage with their customers.

In accordance with applicable law, the following represents Twilio's reasonable estimate of the range of possible compensation for this role if hired in Colorado. Please note that this information is provided for those hired in Colorado only, and this role is open to candidates outside of Colorado as well. 

Salary:

Denver/Boulder Metro:

$108,824 - $151,008

Rest of Colorado:

$96,096 - $132,132

Additionally, this role is eligible to participate in Twilio's equity plan.

An overview of Twilio’s benefits offered is listed below:

Twilio is committed to delivering a comprehensive benefits program that provides support needed for you and your loved ones. It’s likely that you don’t think about benefits every day; however, they are an important component of your total compensation, and we want you to understand the options available to you so that you can make the most of your benefit dollars.  At the time of this posting, this role is eligible to participate in the following benefits, which Twilio reserves the right to modify at any time for any reason in accordance with applicable law:

Healthcare Insurance and Leave

  • Prescription Drug
  • Dental
  • Vision 
  • Flexible Spending and Health Savings Accounts
  • Leave programs for all of life’s moments: maternity, parental/bonding, as well medical leave to care for yourself or a loved one

Financial Benefits

  • Short and Long Term Disability Insurance
  • Life and Accidental Death & Dismemberment Insurance
  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan with a match

Reimbursement Programs & Stipends

  • $65 per month work-from-home stipend
  • Up to $50 per month for wellness expenses and activities
  • Up to $30 per month to use towards books/eBooks

Vacancy page : https://boards.greenhouse.io/twilio/jobs/3025644