Technical Evangelist

Company Name: Datastax
Location: Santa Clara, CA
Date Posted: 07th Oct, 2016
  • Evaluate emerging technologies likely to be used by our developer community and determine how these will impact current and future DataStax product offerings
  • Talking at public events about technical topics, with a focus on Apache Cassandra.
  • Crafting and submitting CFP requests to various ecosystem conferences
  • Creation of public content such as blogs, webinars and social media activity.
  • Adoption of a technical project to enable developers of Apache Cassandra and/or DataStax Enterprise
  • Collaborating with other teams like Marketing or Engineering at DataStax to be the voice of the developer community internally
  • Strong social media presence
  • Find and cultivate great examples of production Apache Cassandra and DataStax use cases in the community
  • Proficiency in one or more computer languages
  • Willingness to keep coding
  • Strong social skills in a group and 1:1
  • Experience with public speaking
  • Plus: 5+ years experience as an engineer in operations or development
  • Bonus: Experience with Apache Cassandra in a production environment
  • Double Bonus: Experience with other hot open source technologies such as Spark, ElasticSearch, Tinkerpop, Kafka, Mesos