Red Hat Technical Product Marketing Manager in Raleigh, North Carolina

Job description

Company description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Product Marketing team is looking for a Technical Product Marketing Manager to join us. In this role, you will be responsible for creating and delivering technical marketing assets that influence technical audiences toward the usage of Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat Insights for IT infrastructure optimization. You'll focus on blogs, videos, or demos that are viewed by prospective customers, and may also be required to help in more specialized efforts like helping close a specific customer. As a Technical Product Marketing Manager, you will have significant technical sales enablement responsibility, including developing technical training materials, demos, and sales tools that are used by solutions architects, consultants, and partner presales teams. You'll also help influence the direction of Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat Insights by internally communicating requirements and opportunities learned through customer interactions. This role can be based anywhere on the U.S. East Coast, preferably Westford, MA or Raleigh, NC.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Develop external content like demos, blogs, tweets, how-to videos, papers, articles, etc.

  • Create and deliver internal content like technical selling materials

  • Coordinate other resources across Red Hat to create and deliver content as needed

  • Deliver impactful presentations at key industry and Red Hat events to relevant audiences

  • Train solutions architects and other technical field associates, as well as partner technical personnel on Red Hat Satellite, Red Hat Insights, and other associated management solutions

  • Perform competitive analysis of both commercial offerings and open source projects that compete against Red Hat Satellite and Red Hat Insights

  • Communicate requirements and product improvement opportunities to relevant stakeholders

Required skills

  • 8-10 years of software industry experience

  • Extensive technical background with expertise in the system management domain

  • Proven understanding of what it takes to motivate technical audiences and the ability to translate that understanding into impactful actions that convert prospect awareness and preference into revenue

  • Ability to create high-quality, compelling technical marketing content

  • Confident, with excellent presentation skills and the ability to excite technical audiences for cloud management and infrastructure product offerings

  • Track record of success in a fast moving, technical environment

Red Hat is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer. We review applications for employment without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, age, uniformed services, genetic information, physical or mental disability, medical condition, marital status, or any other basis prohibited by law.

Job ID 57690

Department Product Marketing

Location US-NC-Raleigh

Posting date 5/19/2017

Remote base ..