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Hiring HTML5/JavaScript Evangelist

Michael
user 9075261
Cupertino, CA
Post #: 2
Looking for a JavaScript evangelist for our upcoming end-to-end JavaScript solution Wakanda.org. We're located in San Jose by Santana Row. If interested please apply at: http://www.4d.com/com...­

Responsibilities
Engage in technical conversations in the Wakanda software development community – with both existing and prospective customers
Generate content - blog posts, sample code, screencasts, howto's, tweets - whatever gets the word out & helps developers discover Wakanda and our API
Provide world-class customer support on Wakanda forums, email, social networks and wherever else technical questions arise
Meet with developers at hackathons, meetups, conferences and other events, both local and national
Help developers envision, build, and distribute projects and products using Wakanda
Gather feedback that will inform engineering, product, marketing, and sales decisions

Requirements
Extroverted geek who is passionate about learning new technologies and telling others about geek exploits
Excellent written and oral communication skills: You blog about technical topics, and frequently talk shop on Twitter, forums, IRC, etc.
Ability to work and travel independently with unwavering professionalism and high productivity
BA/BS degree in Computer Science or 2-3 years related experience
Excellent public speaking skills and charisma, with experience presenting to large technical audiences
Experience blogging and writing technical articles, ideally with an existing follower base
Strong command of web application or mobile application development landscapes
Solid programming abilities in JavaScript and one or more of the following languages: Java, PHP, Python, Ruby, .NET
Deep understanding of the web technology stack (TCP/IP, HTTP, HTML, JavaScript, CSS, JSON, REST, APIs)

Bonus Points
Previous experience as a web developer, technical evangelist, or technical product manager
Participation in a JavaScript project (Jquery, Node.js, MongoDB, etc.)
Experienced with SQL databases
Self-motivated with an entrepreneurial mindset
Strong technical presentation skills
Personal interest in technical problem solving, helping customers save time and money and "lean startup" methodology
A bias towards action and the ability to work well in a fast-paced and constantly changing startup environment

We offer a competitive salary, and a benefits package that includes paid time off, medical, dental and vision plans, life, disability coverage and a 401K plan with company match

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