Developer Advocate at Google
Crested Butte, Colorado
Director, Open Source and Engineering Engagement
April 2017 to December 2018
Principal Developer Evangelist
June 2011 to October 2012
Adobe Systems Inc.
December 2005 to June 2011
Principal Platform Evangelist
April 2014 to April 2017
October 2012 to April 2014
Adobe Systems Inc.
August 2005 to December 2005
Pillar Data Systems
Web Application Developer
December 2003 to August 2005
March 2002 to December 2003
Firstlink Technology, Inc.
Director of Web Technologies
October 1997 to June 2002
What company does James Ward work for?
James Ward works for Google
What is James Ward's role at Google?
James Ward is Developer Advocate
What industry does James Ward work in?
James Ward works in the Internet industry.
💼 Past Experience
James Ward has been working in the tech industry since he was a young teenager. He started his career at Google as a Developer Advocate and later worked at Salesforce and Adobe Systems. In his most recent role, he is a Principal Developer Evangelist for Salesforce. Through his work in these fields, James has helped to evangelize Salesforce to the developer community. He is also an active speaker and writer, and has presented at JavaOne and Devoxx. James is also a builder and holds a degree in web application development from Pillar Data Systems and a degree in marketing from Ectropic, Inc.
James Ward has a background in Math, Computer Science, and Business from the University of Colorado at Colorado Christians. In 1996, James Ward earned a B.S. in Math from Colorado Christian University. From 2000 to 2002, James Ward earned a M.S. in Computer Science from Colorado Christian University.
💡 Technical & Interpersonal Skills
James Ward's Professional and Technical Outcomes:Developer Advocate at GoogleDeveloper Evangelist at Salesforce.comDeveloper Marketing - Led the launch of a new corporate websiteProduct Management - Interim product manager for Play Framework and Typesafe ActivatorEngineering - Actively contributed to Activator and Play FrameworkTechnical Evangelist at Adobe Systems Inc. from August 2005 to December 2005 (5 months)Developer Evangelist for Heroku.Technical Evangelist at Salesforce from April 2014 to April 2017 (3 years 1 month)Sales and Configuration Management Specialist at ibmEngineering Technician at BAE Systems, Inc.Web Application Developer at Pillar Data SystemsContributor License Agreement Developer at TypesafeDirector of Web Technologies at Firstlink Technology, Inc.
Introversion (I), Intuition (N), Thinking (T), Perceiving (P)
2 year(s), 5 month(s)
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