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Job Description:

Ludei delivers the world's leading HTML5-based mobile game development platform. The platform allows games developers to use standard HTML5 and JavaScript development languages to deliver and monetize games on the most compelling mobile devices and to the largest app stores. Ludei is a young, recently funded startup in three white hot categories - mobile, HTML5 and gaming. Our platform is revolutionary and disruptive in every way. We're looking to hire the best of breed. If you have passion, intensity, a willingness to commit to a cause and mad desire to be part of something unique, come work with us!

Position:

As Ludei’s 1st developer advocate, you'll be responsible for promoting activities that engage developers with our platform and for educating and enabling them to achieve success as a Ludei HTML5 game developer. 1st and foremost, you must be an accomplished coder, with a strong foundation in all web languages. Tech requirements come 1st with this position. If you do not speak JavaScript as a 1st language, this job is not for you. You also need to have a bit of a marketing personality. This is an outreach position, not a desk job. Public speaking is the second core requirement of the position. We’re looking for someone that is in the gaming community and has a working familiarity with the game companies that surround the mobile space and is currently working with game developers. If you’ve developed your own games or been on game dev teams, that would be a plus. The advocate is going to be one of the lead spokespersons for Ludei, at large industry conferences, developer and meetup events. We are not looking for a salesperson here, but the ability to engender trust and a desire to work with the platform by developers is critical.

  • Deliver and implement the strategy for the Ludei Developer Program.
  • Develop prototypes and demos showcasing the latest Ludei tools and technologies.
  • Evangelize Ludei products and technologies via interactions with the global developer community, including in-person events, blogs, articles, discussion forums, code samples, newsletters and webinars.
  • Provide live support to strategic events and marketing activities in the areas of product demonstrations and speaking engagements.
  • Work with marketing leadership, engineering, and product managers to drive adoption of our technologies, and use of best practices in the developer community.
  • Participate in architectural and design discussions with highly strategic customers and partners to speed their adoption and ensure best practices during implementation.
  • Work closely with internal product and engineering teams to comprehend and influence upcoming platform technologies, features and tools.
  • Develop and execute on strategy around both competitive and complementary tools and technologies.
  • Create and publish thought-leading commentary and opinion, as well demo assets, video materials and web content.
  • Help establish and nurture influencers and "most valuable players" within the ecosystem.
  • Publish content and code that allow developers, partners and customers to quickly understand and utilize our tools and technologies.

Skills & Requirements:

  • BA/BS in Computer Science or similar technical degree, or equivalent experience
  • 5+ years’ work experience as a software developer, architect, technology evangelist, consultant, or product manager for relevant web technologies.
  • Passionate and knowledgeable about exploring and experimenting with the latest developer technologies and standards, and experience building thriving developer communities.
  • Excellent presentation, demonstration, and inter-personal communication skills; experienced speaker at industry events.
  • Strong technical background and application development experience, including proven app dev abilities around HTML5, JavaScript and related web technologies. Development expertise with C/C++ also a strong desire.
  • Experience and comfort working with technology press, online journalists and bloggers.
  • Experience in working for A-Z in the game development process – from concept thru design, development and delivery
  • Working experience with mobile monetization strategies, in-app purchasing, metrics, discovery and distribution desirable
  • Disciplined, organized, structured. Ability to manage multiple customer interfaces simultaneously.
  • Ability to create and manage a communication strategy and methodology for developers outreach and messaging.
  • Talented at explaining complex topics clearly and concisely, and effective at providing practical guidance.

Ludei offers a full benefit package including generous PTO/Holidays.

Ludei is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin ancestry, age, medical condition, disability, veteran status, marital status, or other prohibited factors under applicable federal, state, and local laws.  Ludei will consider individuals with disabilities on an equal basis with individuals without disabilities and provide reasonable accommodations.

Please note that Ludei does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Services Agreement, Ludei will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, Ludei explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency.

LIMITATIONS AND DISCLAIMER

All job requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.  Some requirements may exclude individuals who pose a direct threat or significant risk to the health and safety of themselves or other employees.

This job description in no way states or implies that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.  Employees will be required to follow any other job-related instructions and to perform other job-related duties requested by their supervisor in compliance with Federal and State Laws.

 Requirements are representative of minimum levels of knowledge, skills and/or abilities.  To perform this job successfully, the employee must possess the abilities or aptitudes to perform each duty proficiently.  Continued employment remains on an “at-will” basis.

Job Category:

Computer and Information Technology

Career Level:

Mid Career (2+ years of experience)

Job Type:

Full Time

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