Technical Community Manager, Open Technologies at Postman

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Who Are We?

Postman is the world's leading collaboration platform for API development. Postman's features simplify each step of building an API and streamline collaboration to help create better APIs—faster. More than 20 million developers and 500,000 organizations worldwide use Postman today. Here's a timeline of Postman's journey in becoming an API Platform. 

P.S: We highly recommend reading The "API-First World" graphic novel to understand the bigger picture and our vision at Postman.

About the Team

Postman’s DevRel & Open Technologies functions were created to make Postman more approachable and empathetic to the needs of the broader developer community as well as to establish Postman as a leader in the API sector by building strong relationships with thought leaders and organizations in the domain. We are investing in Open Specifications, Standards, Tooling, Data, and Policies because we believe that building a strong community and investing in their success is essential to our own success as a company. We are now looking for an experienced Open Source Technical Community Manager to join our growing JSON Schema squad within Open Technologies.

As Technical Community Manager, you will engage with different Open Source and Postman Communities by driving user education on better API practices throughout the API ecosystem. You'll be working closely with your Developer Relations and Open Technologies team members, focusing on the JSON Schema specification, demonstrating and communicating its value and many uses. You’ll also support and develop existing and emerging communities, enabling and driving the future of JSON Schema.

If you are passionate about engaging with users all over the world and helping shape the future of API ecosystems, then this opportunity is for you!

What You’ll Do
  • Increase engagement, visibility, and trust of JSON Schema by writing and publishing regular communications both internally and externally
  • Engage with our existing communities
  • Develop and foster communities within currently unreached platforms
  • Plan, manage, and deliver community engagement and growth strategies
  • Create blog and video content, develop code samples and open source tools, and/or speak at events
  • Support existing regular events and reporting activities to the community
  • Measure, monitor, and build detailed reports on community sentiment and community concerns surrounding our products
  • Represent both the project and the company online and at events
About You
  • 2-5 years of demonstrated experience in online community building, forum operations, social media platforms (Twitter, Reddit, YouTube, LinkedIn, Facebook, etc.).
  • 1+ years of of experience working with Open Source Communities highly preferred
  • Demonstrated experience working with developer communities and APIs on GitHub, blog posts, and/or videos.
  • Strong familiarity and knowledge of open source development and communities
  • Strong written, verbal, and interpersonal skills with the proven ability to communicate effectively at all levels internally and externally and across diverse geographies and leveraging remote teaming technologies
  • Two years of programming experience, or a willingness and aptitude for learning technology
  • Able to travel, including internationally
  • Excited to push the boundaries of what’s possible
Our Values

At Postman, we create with the same curiosity that we see in our users. We value transparency and honest communication about not only successes, but also failures. In our work, we focus on specific goals that add up to a larger vision. Our inclusive work culture ensures that everyone is valued equally as important pieces of our final product. We are dedicated to delivering the best products we can.

What Else?

We offer a competitive salary and benefits, and a flexible schedule working with a fun, collaborative team. Enjoy full medical coverage, unlimited PTO, and a monthly lunch stipend. (Yes, seriously. We want you to eat well wherever you’re at.) Plus, our wellness program will help you stay healthy from your location with fitness-related reimbursements. Our frequent and fascinating virtual team-building events will keep you connected, while our donation-matching program can support the causes you care about. We’re building a long-term company with an inclusive culture where everyone can be the best version of themselves, and we want you to be part of it.

Equal Opportunity

At Postman, diversity means we implement informed policies and practices to grow a company that reflects global experiences and identities while treating each person with fairness and dignity. We proudly offer equal employment opportunities to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodations through the hiring process, please let us know early by emailing us: [email protected]. We want to give you every opportunity to show us the star that you are. Join us, why dontcha?


More Information on Postman
Postman operates in the Database industry. The company is located in San Francisco, CA. Postman was founded in 2014. It has 1455 total employees. To see all 18 open jobs at Postman, click here.
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