Job Overview

  • Date Posted
    May 17, 2024
  • Expiration date
    June 8, 2024
  • Experience
    2 Year

Job Description

At RootstockLabs, we believe Bitcoin will underpin humanity’s economic future. But for this to happen, Bitcoin’s functionality must be extended and made available to all. This is why we have been long-standing contributors to Rootstock, the largest and longest-running Bitcoin sidechain. Rootstock allows anyone to develop apps and services on top of the planet’s most secure and decentralised financial infrastructure; Bitcoin. 

Today we continue to contribute to Rootstock’s evolution by building tools and technology focused on making Bitcoin work for everyone.

About the Role

Rootstock is seeking an engaging and technically adept Developer Advocate to champion our blockchain technology within the developer community. This role is pivotal for someone who thrives on building relationships, engaging with developers, and promoting the adoption of blockchain technology. The ideal candidate possesses a strong technical background, excellent communication skills, and a genuine passion for web3 technology. As a Developer Advocate, you will play a key role in educating and empowering developers through compelling content, workshops, presentations, and direct support, facilitating the growth and success of the Rootstock network.

What You’ll be Doing

  • Community Engagement: Actively engage with the developer community through social media, forums, and events. Be the go-to Rootstock expert for developers, providing support and fostering a vibrant community.
  • Content Creation: Produce engaging content, including blogs, videos, and tutorials, that demystifies blockchain technology for developers and showcases the capabilities and advantages of the Rootstock network.
  • Workshops and Presentations: Organize and conduct workshops, webinars, and presentations at conferences to educate developers about Rootstock, driving interest and adoption.
  • Developer Support: Provide first-line support to developers by addressing technical queries, facilitating problem-solving, and guiding them through the Rootstock ecosystem.
  • Feedback Collection: Gather insights and feedback from the developer community to inform product improvements and feature development, ensuring Rootstock meets the needs of its users.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with the technical writing, product, and engineering teams to ensure that developer feedback is integrated into product development and documentation efforts.

What You’ll Bring to the Table

  • Proven experience in a Developer Advocate or similar role, with a strong emphasis on blockchain technologies – 2 years minimum.
  • Deep understanding of blockchain technology, smart contracts, and the web3 ecosystem, with a particular focus on Bitcoin and Layer 2 solutions.
  • Exceptional public speaking and content creation skills, with the ability to engage and educate a technical audience.
  • Experience in developing and delivering technical workshops, tutorials, and presentations.
  • Strong social media presence and ability to engage with online developer communities (e.g., GitHub, Reddit, Twitter).
  • Ability to manage multiple initiatives simultaneously and work independently in a fast-paced environment.
  • A robust portfolio demonstrating past involvement in developer communities and contributions to open-source projects, preferably within the web3 space.

This role is designed for someone passionate about leveraging their technical expertise and communication skills to foster a strong, informed, and enthusiastic developer community around the Rootstock ecosystem.

What You’ll Get Back!

  • Competitive salary and bonus
  • 100% remote working (contractor) from anywhere in the world
  • Possibility to work at your nearest WeWork space
  • Flexible working hours. You’re free to work however you work best
  • Paid holidays and personal leave days 
  • Opportunity to work with state of art technology in a challenging and unique project 
  • Internationally diverse and dynamic team with a clear vision and strategy 
  • Training programs to learn everything about the crypto world
  • Weekly scientific moments by our Research & Innovation team to learn about technology, challenges, and solutions in the blockchain world
  • Language courses: English, Spanish or Portuguese.
  • Employee assistance program offering legal, financial, family, psychological, and wellness counseling for you and your family

RootstockLabs Mission & Purpose

Our purpose: Make Bitcoin work for everyone!

Our mission: give developers the tools to build on Bitcoin, support the growth of the Rootstock ecosystem, and expand the frontiers of decentralised technology.