Your Role and Responsibilities
In this role, you'll help developers be successful using open source Presto. You'll create awareness & curiosity in technical practitioner communities with the goal to get engineers, devs and architects interested in learning more and "kicking the tires", getting involved in the community, and ultimately to be successful with Presto.
You'll do this by engaging devs and communities with valuable, creative, hands-on technical content you've created, going where the devs are (a mix of in-person & online community and industry events, customer briefings, etc).
What You Will Do
- Connect with and empower the Presto developer open source community - be active in Slack, help triage issues and PRs in Github, answer questions on StackOverflow
- Help developers adopt and use Presto
- Build creative new conference talks, make screencasts, make compelling tutorial videos, write blogs
- Engage/present at conferences and meetups online and in person with the community of new and existing Presto users
- Support Presto community initiatives like PrestoCon, Presto meetups, and maintaining prestodb.io
Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal-opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, caste, genetics, pregnancy, disability, neurodivergence, age, veteran status, or other characteristics. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.
Required Technical and Professional Expertise
You're a seasoned software developer
You know the basics of Presto
You know how to drive adoption for a technical project
You jump right into learning new technologies and tech trends
Preferred Technical and Professional Experience
You're experienced with Presto
You know something about distributed systems
You're active/known in a technical community - as an open source contributor, thought leader, organizer, helping others on Slack/Stack Overflow, etc.
Other Relevant Job Details
IBM offers a competitive and comprehensive benefits program. Eligible employees may have access to:
- Healthcare benefits including medical & prescription drug coverage, dental, vision, and mental health & well being
- Financial programs such as 401(k), the IBM Employee Stock Purchase Plan, financial counseling, life insurance, short & long- term disability coverage, and opportunities for performance based salary incentive programs
- Generous paid time off including 12 holidays, minimum 56 hours sick time, 120 hours vacation, 12 weeks parental bonding leave in accordance with IBM Policy, and other Paid Care Leave programs. IBM also offers paid family leave benefits to eligible employees where required by applicable law
- Training and educational resources on our personalized, AI-driven learning platform where IBMers can grow skills and obtain industry-recognized certifications to achieve their career goals
- Diverse and inclusive employee resource groups, giving & volunteer opportunities, and discounts on retail products, services & experiences
The compensation range and benefits for this position are based on a full-time schedule for a full calendar year. The salary will vary depending on your job- related skills, experience and location. Pay increment and frequency of pay will be in accordance with employment classification and applicable laws. For part time roles, your compensation and benefits will be adjusted to reflect your hours. Benefits may be pro-rated for those who start working during the calendar year.
We consider qualified applicants with criminal histories, consistent with applicable law.
IBM will not be providing visa sponsorship for this position now or in the future. Therefore, in order to be considered for this position, you must have the ability to work without a need for current or future visa sponsorship.
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