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Developer Advocate

$110k – $160k estimated
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About Mux
Mux (mux.com) is building the future of online video infrastructure. We started off by building Mux Data (mux.com/data) , a best-in-class performance analytics tool that’s trusted by developers at companies like PBS, Vimeo, and CBSi. Billions of monitored streams later, we launched Mux Video (mux.com/video) , a simple API to video hosting, encoding, and streaming. Take any video file or live stream and make it play beautifully at scale on any device, powered by magical-feeling features like automatic thumbnails, animated gifs, and data-driven encoding decisions. 
About the Role
As our first Developer Advocate, you'll inspire developers to build cool things with video, and help them use the Mux platform.
What You'll Do: 

* Become a trusted voice in the world of video, by helping developers build better video (using Mux along the way)
* Speak and write for a developer audience, submitting talks, writing blog posts, and representing Mux at conferences.
* Help create a seamless onboarding experience for developers. API questions are never asked more than twice due to great API design, guides, and documentation.
* Contribute code to a rich ecosystem of plugins, SDKs, and open-source projects built on top of Mux

Who You Are:

* 2+ years of engineering experience and experience with multiple programming languages
* Experience speaking and writing for a developer audience
* Willingness to travel
* Bonus: experience running (or helping run) a community


Our founders previously started (and sold) Zencoder (zencoder.com) , an early leader in cloud video technology and one of the few companies in the video space to focus on developer customers. We were named one of the best Y Combinator startups of 2016 and recently raised a Series A from Accel (mux.com/blog/video-is-exploding-and-mux-raises-a-series-a) , who joined existing investors SV Angel, Lowercase Capital, and others. You’ll market a product that customers love, like PBS, Funny or Die, IGN, Livestream, and Wistia. You’ll work with an amazing team (mux.com/team) from places like Google, Facebook, Twitch and Brightcove. 

* A supportive culture that cares about both excellent work and work-life balance
* Salary + equity with perks like a 10-year exercise window
* Competitive health, dental, and vision insurance (99% employee and 50% dependent premium coverage)
* Commuter benefits
* 401(k)
* Cell phone service and device reimbursements
* Catered lunches, snacks, and good coffee
* Paid parental leave
* Flex PTO policy
* Long-term disability insurance
* Investment in career growth and training

We're working in a beautiful office space, just steps from Civic Center BART station, with catered lunches and a kitchen that's fully stocked with drinks and snacks (No remote options at this time).

Mux is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status or disability status.


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