Badoo - Developer Relations Manager

Developer Relations Manager

Badoo is seeking a Developer Relations Manager to join our growing team in London. You will play a critical role in facilitating engagement of our amazing team of engineers within the developer community.

RESPONSIBILITIES/JOB ROLE

  • Drive engagement of Badoo engineers within the developer community by organising conference presentations, meet ups, hack days, etc
  • Write, and help our engineers to write technical articles, blogs
  • Help build the Badoo employer brand in existing community groups and create new groups in unfilled niches
  • Evangelise Badoo in the developer community in person and in blogs

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE, KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS

  • Previous experience working within the technology space as a software developer, technology advocate, or similar
  • Existing follower base and network of event organisers within the mobile/tech space
  • Examples of technical articles and blogging
  • Ability to instantly connect with developer audiences - external and internal
  • Understanding of the mobile application development landscape
  • Experience in presenting to and engaging large technical audiences highly desirable
  • Track record of organising and/or contributing to developer meet-ups, hack days
  • Experience of technical PR highly desirable
  • Mobile programme experience (e.g. iOS, Android, HTML5/JS) is a plus

ABOUT BADOO

There’s nothing ordinary about working at Badoo. We’re just as social as our product and don’t hide behind our computers. Innovation is key to what we do and since we’re a rapidly growing start-up, things move fast. We’re a diverse, international bunch and are based in amazing offices in Soho, with perks to match. 

Badoo is the largest dating network in the world. With 380 million users across 190 countries and 450 employees worldwide, Badoo provides the best technology for people to meet, because happiness is better shared. 

Each day more than 400,000 people sign up for a Badoo experience; users send over 350 million messages and 10 million photos are added to the Badoo platform. Users spend an average of 1.8 hours daily on the Badoo experience, for a total of over 12 billion swipes per day.