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Developer Advocate

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Date: Jun 22, 2022

Location: Remote US, US

Company: Dolby Laboratories, Inc.

Join the leader in entertainment innovation and help us design the future. At Dolby, science meets art, and high tech means more than computer code. As a member of the Dolby team, you’ll see and hear the results of your work everywhere, from movie theaters to smartphones. We continue to revolutionize how people create, deliver, and enjoy entertainment worldwide. To do that, we need the absolute best talent. We’re big enough to give you all the resources you need, and small enough so you can make a real difference and earn recognition for your work. We offer a collegial culture, challenging projects, and excellent compensation and benefits.




Join Dolby at the forefront of technology where we are putting industry-leading audio and video innovations into the hands of developers in all aspects of the cloud business including gaming, mobile apps, and streaming entertainment.  We're looking for somebody to bring their energy, enthusiasm, technical skill, and creativity to help us share our self-service media platform with the world.


A Developer Advocate for Dolby will join an experienced and dynamic organization responsible for the growth and adoption of our award-winning APIs and SDKs.  To drive this grass-roots attention and preference for we need you to bring flexibility and speed to support the educational and technical needs of the broader developer community.  You will nurture credibility with developers, product managers, architects, entrepreneurs, and CTOs.


The ideal candidate will have project experience developing software and/or working with audio.  You love to share projects you are passionate about with others and exhibit good judgment in identifying opportunities to do so.



  • Create compelling tutorials, white papers, and blog posts that are accurate, nuanced, authentic, and demonstrate kind written communication
  • Develop and maintain compelling sample projects that demonstrate product features with clean, clear, and concise open-source code examples
  • Drive awareness and adoption of through live streaming, webinars, training workshops, and recorded videos to share your knowledge
  • Gain industry recognition and credibility as an attendee, staff, panelist, or speaker at developer conferences, meetups, and other events
  • Provide technical support and maintenance for our developer tools, documentation, programs, and campaigns so that they can be relied upon by the broader organization
  • Maintain a strong and credible presence in developer communities and social media channels to be reachable by developers everywhere
  • Work with internal teams cross-functionally to give feedback on product road maps, developer marketing, user experience, and engineering requirements


Key requirements and attributes for successful applicants include:

  • Wide range of hands-on experience with software development, cloud computing, mobile application development, and popular programming languages in the broader development ecosystem
  • Superior oral and written communications skills for content creation and public speaking
  • Willingness to travel and when called upon to work irregular hours in support of global community conferences and events
  • Fluent and capable of engaging cooperatively and inclusively with software developers at all levels of experience to gain trust and respect for knowledge of the domain
  • Eager to learn new technologies, skills, and trends across the spectrum of software development techniques
  • B.S. or M.S. in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or comparable experience


Dolby will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of San Francisco Police Code, Article 49, and Administrative Code, Article 12


Equal Employment Opportunity:
Dolby is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Our success depends on the combined skills and talents of all our employees. We are committed to making employment decisions without regard to race, religious creed, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, religion, marital status, family status, medical condition, disability, military service, pregnancy, childbirth and related medical conditions or any other classification protected by federal, state, and local laws and ordinances.

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