Akamai Technologies, Inc Marketing Associate in San Francisco, California

Marketing Associate


San Francisco, United States

Product Marketing

4 days ago Post Date

015360 Requisition #

Marketing Associate (Contract)

Akamai’s industry-leading intelligent edge platform secures and delivers digital experiences for the world’s largest companies. We’d like to invite you to become a part of the team that helps Akamai enable software developers and application owners to build secured and high-performing applications that leverage this extraordinary platform.

The Akamai Developer Relations team is looking for a Marketing Associate to be a key member in helping drive awareness and engagement among developers and other technical audiences. The Marketing Associate will play an essential role in simultaneously assisting with the planning, execution, and measurement of campaigns, events, and content marketing, all revolving around Akamai’s broad suite of developer-focused cloud and security solutions. Learn more about our developer relations efforts here https://developer.akamai.com/.

The ideal candidate for this position is a metrics-driven problem solver who is comfortable with multi-tasking, learning on the job, and proactively addressing gaps and blockers in order to get the job done.

What you will be doing:

  • Own and prioritize various marketing projects, helping to establish process and timing to achieve effective execution of programs within operating constraints

  • Work in partnership with campaign managers and project owners to plan, coordinate, and ensure successful launch and execution

  • Handle the reporting and measurements of various marketing campaigns and programs

  • Assist with logistics and planning of events and conferences

  • Manage the content calendar and publishing schedule

  • Help with maintaining and updating website content

  • Obviously, there’s more. :-)

What you get in return:

  • The opportunity to become a “marketing ninja” working across multiple disciplines in marketing

  • The opportunity to deliver on work that directly impacts the performance and security of the most popular websites and applications across the globe

  • The opportunity to innovate and explore the outer realms of marketing with experimental and ‘outside the box’ projects

  • More swag than you know what to do with

  • Exposure to stunningly smart people on a range of teams (e.g., product management, product marketing, corporate marketing, creative teams, technical writers) all across the globe

Required Qualifications

*Bachelor’s degree in Marketing or equivalent

  • 2+ years of working experience in marketing related roles

  • 2+ years experience with email marketing and other digital channels

  • 1+ year of experience with analytics tools (e.g., Google Analytics) and creating performance reports

  • 1+ year of experience working in a cross-functional environment

  • 1+ year of experience working in content management systems (CMS) such as WordPress or Drupal

  • 1+ year of experience in Excel and PowerPoint

Desired Qualifications:

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

  • Experience with marketing and driving awareness for SaaS and cloud-based technologies

  • Basic understanding of who developers are and what they do

  • Familiarity with marketing automation tools such as Marketo, HubSpot, and Pardot

  • Understanding of basic HTML

  • Experience in assisting with event logistics and planning

  • Project management experience with a track record of delivering on time and on budget

  • Experience working with creative teams and managing project deliverables

  • Insane attention to detail

  • Able to travel up to 10% of the time

About Akamai Technologies

Akamai secures and delivers digital experiences for the world's largest companies. Akamai's intelligent edge platform surrounds everything, from the enterprise to the cloud, so customers and their businesses can be fast, smart, and secure. Top brands globally rely on Akamai to help them realize competitive advantage through agile solutions that extend the power of their multi-cloud architectures. Akamai keeps decisions, apps and experiences closer to users than anyone - and attacks and threats far away. Akamai's portfolio of edge security, web and mobile performance, enterprise access and video delivery solutions is supported by unmatches customer service, analytics and 24/7/365 monitoring. To learn how Akamai is shaping the future of digital transformation, visitwww.akamai.comand follow @Akamaijobs onTwitter,Facebook,LinkedInandInstagram.

Akamai is a growing, and evolving, company with offices and operations around the world. As such, we strive to foster inclusive and representative workplaces where all employees are wholly welcome, and enabled to share and benefit from each other’s diverse contributions, as one global team. Our commitment to diversity reaches beyond our corporate offices, to our business partners and suppliers who share the same principles, and whose employees we value as integral to the Akamai business family. Learn more atwww.akamai.com/diversity.

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity Employer. If you'd like more information about EEO rights under United States law, please clickhere.

Akamai Technologies is an Affirmative Action, Equal Opportunity employer that values the strength diversity brings to the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment and will not be discriminated against on the basis of gender, race/ethnicity, protected veteran status, disability, or other protected group status.