Developer Advocate, Google Payments

Google - Mountain View, CA4.3

Full-timeEstimated: $96,000 - $130,000 a year
EducationSkills
Minimum qualifications:
Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or a similar technical field, or equivalent practical experience.

3 years of experience in software engineering.

Experience in presenting/speaking at technology conferences/hackathons/webinars.

Web development experience

Preferred qualifications:
Experience in payments industry or online commerce.

Android App/Web development experience

Familiarity with web technologies.

Proven communications and teamwork skills with strong initiative.
About the job
The Developer Relations organization helps keep us connected to the communities that love technology as much as we do. Our focus is on supporting third party developers who build applications and businesses on Google's platforms. Developer Advocates act as passionate advocates for Google technologies, and are vocal champions for developer interests within Google. This is a position for engineers who love connecting with developers and speaking publicly about cutting-edge technologies on conference panels, at user groups, on blogs and with the press. You also communicate internally with Product Managers. Chrome, Android, App Engine, HTML5, as well as our core G Suite and Ads APIs, are just some of the platforms you promote and support. Your work fosters a community of developers working with Google technologies and helps to drive strategy around Developer Relations.

We’re currently working on bringing Google Pay to all Google products - and to partner sites, apps, and physical stores around the world. So whether you’re shopping on Chrome, or with your Assistant, or at your favorite store, you'll have a consistent checkout experience using the cards saved to your Google Account.

As a Developer Advocate, you will create momentum and drive adoption of Google Pay APIs. Our focus is on supporting third party developers who build applications and businesses on Google's platforms. Developer Advocates act as passionate advocates for Google technologies, and are vocal advocates for developer interests within Google. You will also communicate internally with Product Managers, Engineering, and gTech to ensure we are meeting developer needs with our product roadmap.
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 Google Ads to Chrome, Android to YouTube, Social to Local, Google engineers are changing the world one technological achievement after another. Responsibilities

Create momentum and drive the success of Google Pay APIs through your interactions with third-party developers with a specific focus on North and South America.

Advocate for the adoption of Google Pay to strategic partners and the broader developer community. Provide input on building a global outreach strategy for Google Pay.

Participate in technical and design discussions with technical executives at strategic partners to ensure adoption and best practices during implementation. Establish deeper developer insights and needs through gathering market intelligence and research.

Advocate Google Pay APIs in person and online by presenting at conferences, blogging, videos, writing technical docs, tutorials, code samples and other similar activities.

Advocate for developers internally, and consult Google developer product strategy by working with Product Management, Engineering, PR, Marketing, Business Development and other cross-functional teams.
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