Location: Remote Anywhere
Come work within the Technology department as part of the Technical Engagement group at the Wikimedia Foundation! We are looking for an experienced manager who has led engineering and multi-functional teams in technology to support our Developer Advocacy team.
The Wikimedia Foundation is passionate about making it easier for people to contribute to the numerous FLOSS projects that the Wikimedia movement relies upon to power their wikis. To support this, the Developer Advocacy team produces code, tutorials and technical documentation, administers Wikimedia’s technical blog, runs initiatives to grow technical skills and capacity, conducts technical workshops and hackathons jointly with our community, provides technical support and bug management, coordinates Wikimedia’s participation in Open Source internship and outreach programs, and contributes to a culture of fun and appreciation.
We work in partnership with other teams and volunteer communities who interact with our technology and data, enhance the software experience and fill in workflow gaps for Wikipedia, Wikidata, and other free knowledge projects. Our globally distributed team works remotely and so can you!
As the Developer Advocacy Manager we’d like you to do these things:
Experience we’d like you to bring to the table:
And it would be even more awesome if you have any experience with any of these:
Show us your work, we love to see links to documentation, presentations, and other relevant projects!
The Wikimedia Foundation is...
...the nonprofit organization that hosts and operates Wikipedia and the other Wikimedia free knowledge projects. Our vision is a world in which every single human can freely share in the sum of all knowledge. We believe that everyone has the potential to contribute something to our shared knowledge, and that everyone should be able to access that knowledge, free of interference. We host the Wikimedia projects, build software experiences for reading, contributing, and sharing Wikimedia content, support the volunteer communities and partners who make Wikimedia possible, and advocate for policies that enable Wikimedia and free knowledge to thrive. The Wikimedia Foundation is a charitable, not-for-profit organization that relies on donations. We receive financial support from millions of individuals around the world, with an average donation of about $15. We also receive donations through institutional grants and gifts. The Wikimedia Foundation is a United States 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization with offices in San Francisco, California, USA.
As an equal opportunity employer, the Wikimedia Foundation values having a diverse workforce and continuously strives to maintain an inclusive and equitable workplace. We encourage people with a diverse range of backgrounds to apply. We do not discriminate against any person based upon their race, traits historically associated with race, religion, color, national origin, sex, pregnancy or related medical conditions, parental status, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, status as a protected veteran, status as an individual with a disability, genetic information, or any other legally protected characteristics.
If you are a qualified applicant requiring assistance or an accommodation to complete any step of the application process due to a disability, you may contact us at [email protected] or (415) 839-6885.
U.S. Benefits & Perks*
*Please note that for remote roles located outside of the U.S., we defer to our PEO to ensure alignment with local labor laws.
Please submit your application from the link: https://grnh.se/72b3be861us