Head of Developer Relations

Update At 11/5/2021

About API7.ai

API7.ai is an open source software startup company delivering the most performance, security and scalable platform for APIs and microservices. We currently provide products like API Gateway, Kubernetes Ingress Controller and Service Mesh based on Apache APISIX.

API7.ai is founded in April 2019, we have been recognized as one of the most popular but powerful team in China, now we are inviting you to join us to spread over the world.

About Apache APISIX

Apache APISIX is a Cloud-native API gateway used to handle traffic for websites, mobile, and even IoT applications. You can learn more about it here:

About the Role

API7.ai is hiring the Head of Developer Relations laser focused on developing Apache APISIX communities. By working with Product, DevRel and Marketing, you will empower users with the resources they need to use Apache APISIX successfully and expand their use through add-ons or commercial support.

What You’ll Be Doing

  • Work with our team to improve the Developer Experience of building around API, and make Apache APISIX a super star in Open Source community.
  • Create blog posts, videos, or even code samples to help inspire, educate, and grow our community.
  • Find out and communicate with developers around the world who are using Apache APISIX.
  • Work closely with our marketing team to identify and host events that are relevant for API communities.

What You'll Bring

  • At least 2 years experience in Developer Relations and Developer Advocacy.
  • Experienced in building and growing Developer Communities . We currently use GitHub Discussions and a mailing list as our main online forum.
  • A great presence on GitHub and social networks, e.g Twitter/Your personal blog/YouTube/Talks.
  • Proven ability to learn and use new technical concepts.

For more information about API7.ai, please visit https://www.apiseven.com. BTW, we are looking forward to hearing from you about feedback and experience when using our products, not just looking at our talks or documentations.


We offer a competitive salary and benefits, and a flexible schedule working with a fun, collaborative team. Enjoy full medical coverage, unlimited PTO. Also, we provide flexible working style with 100% remote, with teammates located throughout the world. We are a global team with multiple cultures, why not join our happy and powerful team?


Kindly send mail to recruit@api7.ai :)