Developer Advocate Lead

Client Technology · London, London, City of
Department Client Technology
Employment Type Full-Time
Compensation £80,000 per annum

Developer Advocate Lead

Location: London, UK 

Salary: £80,000 

At FINBOURNE we are passionate about building software and are looking for someone to help us build our global user and developer community. The ideal candidate is active within the open source community and experienced in leading, or being a core contributor to OSS projects. We are looking for someone who enjoys working with users and has a passion for building world class software. The successful candidate will have great communication and strong programming skills and be comfortable working on multiple projects across different programming languages.

Key responsibilities: 

  • Promote good OSS development practices and standards within our OSS offerings and communities
  • Engage other OSS communities and oversee our contributions
  • Become a developer advocate for FINBOURNE and produce content tailored for the needs of our community to raise the awareness of our company and products
  • Present technical sessions at conferences and run workshops and webinars to help our users get the most out of our products
  • Build out engagement channels to our community and be active in them to help our users
  • Create code samples, tutorials and articles for our developer community
  • Collaborate with FINBOURNE engineering teams to identify appropriate projects to open source and oversee their creation and maintenance

What skills, experience and qualifications we require:

  • Strong engineering background in a major programming language (C#, Java, Python, Go)
  • Ability to work across multiple programming languages and technology stacks
  • Active engagement in OSS projects on GitHub, ideally leading or being a core contributor
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills and able to engage with technical and non-technical audiences
  • Experience of presenting at developer conferences or hosting webinars
  • Experience of working within the OpenAPI ecosystem is highly desirably


We are a young, dynamic financial technology company aiming to re-engineer the world of investing to make it clearer, faster and more cost effective for everyone. We are looking for our future architects, engineers and ultimately leaders to join us on this journey.


At FINBOURNE, we offer a hugely supportive environment to build a career, with continuous learning and development opportunities. We have a collaborative culture of testing and exploring problems together to find the best evidence-based solutions. We respect your independent thought, your intellectual curiosity and your opinion.


Our solution is open, API first and developer friendly – a true first for the asset management industry.  You can see what our team is busy building – we’ve published our Software Development Kits in five languages on Github: (C#, Java, Javascript, Python, Angular).

FINBOURNE Technology is a Skilled Worker sponsor and we can support candidates requiring work permission if appropriate.  For more information about our culture, career development and the benefits we offer our employees, please visit our website.

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  • Location
    London, London, City of
  • Department
    Client Technology
  • Employment Type
  • Compensation
    £80,000 per annum