Events Marketing Manager – Sysdig

Company Name: Sysdig
United States
Full Time

Job Description:

Sysdig is the secure DevOps company, and we’re at the forefront of the container, Kubernetes, and cloud revolution. We are passionate, technical problem-solvers, continually innovating and delivering powerful solutions to confidently run cloud-native applications. Our consistent contributions to open source software projects reflect our commitment to the open cloud movement.

We value diversity and open dialog to spur ideas, working closely together to achieve our ambitious goals. And we’re a great place to work too — we were awarded the 2021 Bay Area Best Places to Work Award from San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal and Inc. We are looking for team members who share our commitment to customers and are willing to dig deeper, understand problems and deliver innovative solutions. Does this sound like the right place for you?

What You Will Do

Your primary focus will be planning and executing webinars and global events (in-person, virtual and hybrid experiences) through engagement with a variety of stakeholders. A successful candidate will have a strong knowledge of events and the role they play in integrated marketing programs, be data-driven and able to align with team goals. The role requires the ability to team and work across marketing and sales, as well as outside speakers.

Duties And Responsibilities

  • Provide strategic and creative direction including sponsorship proposals for funding, identify content for sponsorship elements, arrange with speakers on presentations, consult with design and manage exhibit services for a variety of event types.
  • Team within marketing and with key spokespersons to manage individual webinar events, overall calendar, event postings and logistics to drive registration/attendance.
  • Inform program strategy by analyzing data and reporting results.
  • Oversee event execution logistics and interlock with campaigns, digital/web, operations, social and PR in support of events.
  • Align theater-level and corporate resources to support execution of speaking, meetings, booth information, demos, etc.
  • Track and analyze the effectiveness of events to determine ROI and prioritize resources.
  • Identify, source, and implement event partnerships to elevate awareness and lead gen opportunities

What You Will Bring With You

  • Passion for planning, producing, and executing in-person, virtual and hybrid events (including webinars, conferences and trade shows, workshops, etc.).
  • Ability to use good judgment and provide business case for program investments.
  • Solid balance of capabilities in planning and innovation with execution and process.
  • Previous experience in events, working with a variety of digital platforms to drive engagement.
  • Proficiency (maybe even a power user) with SFDC, Marketo, ON24, Zoom.
  • Ability to travel (when safe).

What We Look For

  • 8+ years of B2B field marketing experience, preferably in a SaaS, security or other IT business.
  • Bachelor or Master level degree in marketing, communications, or business administration.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience with traditional and modern digital marketing techniques.
  • Self-motivated, able to work autonomously and communicate with remote management for extended periods of time.
  • Intellectual curiosity and interest in running experiments, learning fast and optimizing.
  • Strong analytical skills, ability to use data to prioritize and make decisions.
  • Exceptional collaboration, relationship and verbal/written communication skills in a fast-paced environment.

Why work at Sysdig?

  • We’re a well-funded startup that already has a large enterprise customer base
  • We have a pragmatic, approachable culture, from the CEO down
  • We have an organizational focus on delivering value to customers
  • Our open-source tools ( ) are widely used and loved by technologists & developers

When You Join Sysdig, You Can Expect

  • Competitive salary and equity opportunity
  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Career growth

Additionally, we offer a variety of benefits and perks, such as:

  • A monthly allowance that can be used for the following types of expenses: (employee wellness, house cleaning services, home internet, phone expenses, office supplies, office furniture)
  • Competitive 401(k) match
  • Company provided Wellness Days