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Passionate people are everywhere at Google. In Developer Relations, we are excited to collaborate and connect with the communities that love technology as much as we do.
Part community manager and part developer advocate, Developer Programs Engineers collaborate with developers at conferences and online, and advocate for developers interests internally at Google. Not afraid to be hands-on, you write sample code and client libraries as well as participate in developer forums and support queues to troubleshoot and debug coding problems developers encounter. Internally, you work with product engineering teams to improve our products by conveying feedback from developers, reviewing API designs, and testing new features. Chrome, Android, App Engine, HTML5, and our core G Suite and Ads APIs are just some of the platforms you promote and support.
As a Cloud Developer Programs Engineer (DPE), you stand at the intersection of a technology movement shaping our world - between the people who build it and the customers who use it. Developer Programs Engineers (DPEs) are the engineering wing of Developer Relations.
We ensure that Google Cloud and related open source projects like Kubernetes, Beam and TensorFlow are amazing for developers. As "customer zero" we're the first developers to use upcoming services. We provide feedback on API design, platform consistency and functionality.
We write sample code and work with our technical writing teams to produce developer documentation, quickstarts and tutorials. We release open source code, participate in developer forums and help troubleshoot developer problems.
In this role, you will work on our Internet of Things (IoT) Cloud product and related data and analytics products. To be successful in this role, you have experience in one or more of the following areas:
Building, deploying, and integrating IoT products, Industrial Automation, Warehousing globally distributed IoT data, and Real-time processing and storing of device (telemetry) data, Message Queue Telemetry Transport, and HTTP APIs. Products covered by this role include Google Cloud PubSub, BigQuery, BigTable, Cloud Machine Learning, Google Cloud Machine Learning APIs, Google Cloud Functions, Google Cloud Dataflow, Data Studio and Cloud Datalab.
Google is and always will be an engineering company. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who are ready to take on some of technology's greatest challenges and make an impact on millions, if not billions, of users.
At Google, engineers not only revolutionize search, they routinely work on massive scalability and storage solutions, large-scale applications and entirely new platforms for developers around the world. From AdWords to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another.
Contribute to and manage open source projects. Assist third-party developers in troubleshooting their integrations with Google APIs and use of other Google developer products online (e.g. through Stack Overflow or other developer products).
Manage and participate in developer discussion forums, and work to address issues raised in these forums.
Participate in building strong developer communities, publishing blog posts/guides and promoting our APIs.
Advocate for developers internally, and influence Google developer product strategy by working with Product Management, Engineering, PR, Marketing, Business Development and other cross-functional teams.
Contribute to API design and developer experience of Google products.
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or related technical field, or equivalent practical experience.
1 year of experience in software engineering, and embedded coding experience in C/C++ or Java.
Experience working directly with third-party developers.
MS/PhD degree in Computer Science or related technical field.
5 years of relevant work experience in software engineering.
Experience designing APIs. Experience as a contributor to an open source project. Contributor to communities such as Stack Overflow or similar community.
Industry experience in IoT, Data Warehousing, Embedded systems, "smart" devices and the Making/Maker community.
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