SALESFORCECOM INC Open Source Technical Evangelist in Bellevue, Washington
JOB CATEGORY Alliances & Channels JOB DETAILS Salesforce is looking for an experienced developer advocate and open source champion to join our Open Source Program Office. The open source program enables internal Salesforce teams to utilize and release open source software through a mature process that builds healthy communities, unblocks engineers, aligns with our business goals, and manages our legal risks. As part of the Technology, People, Innovation, and Learning organization, the Open Source Program Office bridges internal engagement with the external community. You'll regularly partner with our Engineering, Legal, Security, Public Relations, and Recruiting teams to share our open source efforts and integrate with their programs. As an EVANGELIST, you'll motivate and enable engineers, managers, and senior leaders to engage in open source. You're able to express the business impact and value of open source contributions at the executive, management, and individual contributor levels of the organization. As a DEVELOPER, you'll build tools that reduce friction connecting our internal efforts to the external open source community. We practice what we preach, so you'll often be working in the open and contribute to existing open source projects. This role is a key member of this small multi-functional group, you'll have direct and deep impact on the direction of the program through setting strategy, designing programs, and executing tactically. WORK YOU\'LL FOCUS ON * You'll keep internal teams engaged and active in the open source community through programs such as hackathons, #opensourcefridays, internal blogs, and tech talks * Drive awareness within the technology organization about the value and best practices of open source * Execute, track, and report on programs that enable and encourage open source contributions from the technology organization * Work with internal teams and the open source community to prioritize upstream open source contributions * Advocate for releasing open source projects and maintaining healthy open source communities through documentation, workshops, and other internal events * Partner with engineering marketing to highlight our contributions to open source projects both online and at community events * Build tools that streamline the use and release of open source code * Experience hosting and organizing developer-centric events such as meetups, workshops, or conferences * Knowledge of open source licensing and compliance issues POSTING STATEMENT Salesforce.com and Salesforce.org are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender perception or identity, national origin, age, marital status, protected veteran status, or disability status. Headhunters and recruitment agencies may not submit resumes/CVs through this Web site or directly to managers. Salesforce.com and Salesforce.org do not accept unsolicited headhunter and agency resumes. Salesforce.com and Salesforce.org will not pay fees to any third-party agency or company that does not have a signed agreement with Salesforce.com or Salesforce.org.Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance and the Los Angeles Fair Chance Initiative for Hiring, Salesforce will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records. Employer's Job# JR30727 Please visit job URL for more information about this opening and to view EOE statement.