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Technology Evangelist - Alexa (m/f)

Technology Evangelist - Alexa (m/f)

Amazon Deutschland Services GmbH
Recruiting Team 


Job Description

Alexa has launched in Germany - come and join the team that made it happen!

Alexa is Amazon’s cloud-based voice service available on tens of millions of devices from Amazon and third-party device manufacturers. With Alexa, you can build natural voice experiences that offer customers a more intuitive way to interact with the technology they use every day. Our collection of tools, APIs, reference solutions, and documentation make it easy for anyone to build with Alexa.

Help mold the future of cloud-based content/services. Amazon’s devices aren’t gadgets – they’re end-to-end services, backed by a vast selection of content, exclusive features, and the Amazon Cloud. If you have the right blend of passion, enthusiasm, customer advocacy, curiosity and creativity, you may just be the right Technology Evangelist - Germany

Amazon is looking for an evangelist to inspire local developers, a community of professional developers, students and hobbyists. This role will be on the forefront of our developer ecosystems - in an area that represents an evolution in how customers think about Amazon.

The right candidate will have a passion and/or expertise in (voice) user interface, mobile (web) applications, the Internet of Things, and consumer devices of all types. The ideal technical evangelist will possess excellent communication skills that will allow them to engage a crowd of people at once.

  • Educate developers on our platform through technical workshops or hackathons
  • Engage with developers by speaking at meet-ups
  • Build and nurture a robust developer community, collect valuable feedback, and champion developer needs internally
  • Create technical recourse and content that can be used by other developers
  • Establish yourself as an expert on Alexa and voice-powered experiences
  • Deliver compelling presentations, product demos, sample solutions, and discussions to drive adoption of Alexa
  • Serve as the public face of a new platform on social media, including Twitter, YouTube, and blogs

Notwendige Qualifikationen

  • Bachelors degree in engineering, computer science or a related technical field
  • Five or more years of experience in software development, user experience design or the development of IoT applications/services
  • Relevant experience in evangelizing technologies and building/maintaining developer relations
  • Fluent German writer & speaker
  • Exceptional interpersonal and communication skills
  • Experience using social media and writing blog posts
  • Demonstrated effectiveness working across multiple business units to achieve results

Wünschenswerte Qualifikationen

  • Masters in engineering, computer science, or a related technical field preferred
  • Experience with Node.JS, Javascript, Python or IoT devices and protocols
  • Experience in a customer-facing role such as solutions engineer or solutions architect
  • Knowledge of voice processing technologies
  • Established credibility and recognition in speaking engagements and technology publications

Are you interested? We look forward to receiving your application.

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.

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