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Sands Capital
Sands Capital

Senior Developer Advocate



Software Engineering, Legal
Pune, Maharashtra, India
Posted on Tuesday, July 2, 2024

Build the future of data. Join the Snowflake team.

Snowflake is a developer platform for building data-intensive applications. As a Developer Advocate, you’ll help create and grow the developer community. You will engage with developers and create authentic and compelling resources such as open source demos, code samples, documentation, how-to guides, and blog posts around topics such as data engineering, app development, LLMs, AI/ML, DevOps, and more.


  • Build awareness and motivate developers to build applications, data pipelines, and data science workflows on Snowflake
  • Be hands-on. Develop and maintain resources for developers, such as open source demos and software tools, code samples, documentation, how-to guides, and tutorials
  • Engage external communities like Stack Overflow, GitHub, Slack, Reddit, and Discord to identify new resources that should be created and own the delivery of those pieces
  • Participate in the developer data ecosystem and community, building strong relationships with engineers, architects, product managers, and founders
  • Define and own metrics to measure the success of our developer content and outreach efforts and initiatives
  • Speak at conferences, contribute to events, and engage in communities like Stack Overflow and GitHub.
  • Communicate developer requirements and provide input to product management on feature enhancements and future product direction

What you’ll have

  • 7 years of experience in developer education, developer relations, and technical writing
  • Working knowledge of platforms and tools such as: Huggingface, Llama2, mistral, Pinecone, Weaviate, LlamaIndex, and Langchain.
  • You have a working knowledge of data platforms like Kubernetes, PyTorch, Kafka, Postgres; developer tools like SDKs, APIs, LLMs, and have experience of writing code sample projects, demos, or tutorials for two of these languages: JavaScript, Python, Java, C#, Go, or Ruby
  • Experience of working within cross-functional teams (product management, marketing, product engineering, support, customer success, etc).
  • Scrappy & has a mindset that done is better than perfect.