Senior Technical Curriculum Developer - Application Development

New York, USA, Remote

As a Senior Technical Curriculum Developer, you will join our Customer Education & Training team to help us deliver exceptional learning content to our customers, including the Datadog Learning Center, workshops, and certification program. Working closely with both our engineering and product teams, you will be hands-on with the technologies Datadog monitors and have strong technical expertise to create new and improve existing learning content for the ever-expanding solutions that we offer. 


What You’ll Do: 

  • Partner with our engineering and product teams to produce engaging high quality training courses and content for Datadog’s customer and partner curriculums
  • Evaluate customer training requirements, and turn those requirements into a roadmap with clearly scoped courses that have well defined learning paths
  • Create high quality learning content, including self paced online programs, in-person training, workshops, hands-on labs, and webinars 
  • Help create and maintain the technical systems and environments used in hands-on labs
  • Provide informal mentoring and coaching to more junior team members 
  • Uses expertise in specific domains to build relationships within Datadog and identify opportunities for collaboration and advocate for new training initiatives

Who You Are: 

  • You are an experienced technical curriculum developer, with approximately 6+ years of experience building eLearning curriculum, hands-on labs, and instructor-led training material for an engineering and developer audience
  • You have hands on experience, specialist knowledge, or experience in building learning content in full-stack application development - bonus points if this includes APM, distributed tracing, or profiling
  • You have experience and interest in getting involved in training operations (design, efficiency and functionality of the Learning Center and internal tooling)
  • You have often been the “go-to” person on the team to answer questions and mentor new team members
  • You are familiar with a growing team environment and have been involved in identifying and implementing process improvements and strategy for the team
  • You are able to transform dry technical topics into engaging, informative and interesting educational materials.


Datadog values people from all walks of life. We understand not everyone will meet all the above qualifications on day one. That's okay. If you’re passionate about technology and want to grow your skills, we encourage you to apply. 


Benefits and Growth:

  • New hire stock equity (RSUs) and employee stock purchase plan (ESPP)
  • Continuous professional development, product training, and career pathing
  • Intradepartmental mentor and buddy program for in-house networking
  • An inclusive company culture, ability to join our Community Guilds (Datadog employee resource groups)
  • Access to Inclusion Talks, our Internal panel discussions
  • Free, global mental health benefits for employees and dependents age 6+
  • Competitive global benefits

The reasonably estimated salary for this role at Datadog ranges from $136,000 - $174,000, plus a competitive equity package, and may include variable compensation. Actual compensation is based on factors such as the candidate's skills, qualifications, and experience. In addition, Datadog offers a wide range of best in class, comprehensive and inclusive employee benefits for this role including healthcare, dental, parental planning, and mental health benefits, a 401(k) plan and match, paid time off, fitness reimbursements, and a discounted employee stock purchase plan.

Benefits and Growth listed above may vary based on the country of your employment and the nature of your employment with Datadog.




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About Datadog: 

Datadog (NASDAQ: DDOG) is a global SaaS business, delivering a rare combination of growth and profitability. We are on a mission to break down silos and solve complexity in the cloud age by enabling digital transformation, cloud migration, and infrastructure monitoring of our customers’ entire technology stacks. Built by engineers, for engineers, Datadog is used by organizations of all sizes across a wide range of industries. Together, we champion professional development, diversity of thought, innovation, and work excellence to empower continuous growth. Join the pack and become part of a collaborative, pragmatic, and thoughtful people-first community where we solve tough problems, take smart risks, and celebrate one another. Learn more about #DatadogLife on Instagram, LinkedIn and Datadog Learning Center.

Equal Opportunity at Datadog:

Datadog is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer and is proud to offer equal employment opportunity to everyone regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender identity, veteran status, and more. We also consider qualified applicants regardless of criminal histories, consistent with legal requirements.

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