Open Source Community Manager

I’m hiring a Community Manager for our open source digital publishing tool, Quire! It’s a 2-year gig focused on building and engaging the user community as well as developing support channels and materials. Some conference/workshop travel included. Target hiring range is $63–82K, full benefits, but remote work not a possibility unfortunately. Learn more about Quire at and read about and apply to the position at


Some of the key skills and qualifications:

  • 3–5 years professional experience with a minimum of 2 years in community development and management.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Demonstrable facility with some form of web technology, such as basic knowledge of HTML and CSS, or experience working with a blogging platform like WordPress or Squarespace.
  • Familiarity with best practices in open source software community management as seen in resources such as The Art of Community by Jono Bacon, or Mozilla’s Open Leadership programs.
  • Experience developing educational/training materials.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, demonstrating empathy, engagement and enthusiasm.

Also, while I’m not the hiring manager for them, there are a number of other pretty great jobs open at Getty now that might be of interest. Some have been posted for a while though and might be disappearing soon, so get on it if there are any that interest you!

oh, and did I mention …