Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent practical experience.
Experience working with Android and building mobile applications.
Experience in developing games and optimizing performance for Android/iOS platforms.
Experience working with third-parties or partners.
Participant in the Android community (e.g. answering questions on forums, contributing to open source projects, etc)
Experience in technical leadership, technical consulting or working with partners/customers/developers community.
Experience working with game engines such as Unity or Unreal.
About the job
Android DevRel’s mission is to help millions of developers around the world build great apps with the latest Android and Play features. We work to empower anyone, anywhere, to get a great career as an Android developer. And we advocate for developers as Android and Play evolves by working along with the product teams on the future of Android. As a team, we sit within the Android developer organization, and our team members include engineers, technical writers, and program managers.
In Partner Developer Relations, we collaborate and connect with partners that build amazing experiences with Google technology. Our team interacts with developers across the globe, and advocates for third-party developer interests and needs internally at Google. Our focus is on being vocal advocates for partners who build applications and businesses on Google's platforms. In this role you will communicate internally with Product Managers. Android, Google Play, Android TV, Android Auto are just some of the platforms you promote and support. Your work fosters a community of developers working with Google technologies and helps to drive strategy around Developer Relations across many industry verticals.
As a Partner Developer Relations Engineer, you will join our team to work directly with strategic partners in order to drive developer success and accelerate the adoption of Google technologies.
Provide guidance to mobile game developers in troubleshooting integrations with Google APIs and to build exciting new integrations with Google’s latest products.
Work with cutting-edge game developers, solve the engineering problem with Google technologies and scale the knowledge to improve the overall gaming ecosystem.
Propose the integration of new features which change how users interact with apps and Google, and help partners integrate them into their product/services. Drive partner success by providing engineering direction and support to Google's app developers.
Advocate for game developers internally and influence Google developer product strategy by working with Product Management, Engineering, PR, Marketing, Business Development and other cross-functional teams.
Take regular, engineering-focused meetings with developers to help improve gaming experience and solve complex technical problems at a scale of millions of users.
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