Marketing Launch Specialist - CONTRACTOR at Cylance
Irvine, CA, US
HQ - Irvine, CA | R00535

Cylance is one of the fastest growing companies in the history of cybersecurity. By successfully applying artificial intelligence and machine learning to crack the DNA of malware, Cylance has redefined the endpoint protection market, garnered acclaim from industry analysts and won numerous awards including “Best Emerging Vendor” from SC Magazine. If you have the passion and desire to disrupt industries, protect the world from cyberattacks, and be at the forefront of a revolutionary new technology, we want you to join us!
Cylance is seeking a Marketing Launch Specialist to support our product and content launches as well as to be an overall project manager for marketing operations. This is a CONTRACT position for a minimum 6 months. The ideal candidate will be a senior-level project manager who can get up to speed quickly and help lead our content, marketing and product launches, help improve workflow, and ensure we deliver all of our launch campaigns on time and on target. This is a contract role that combines the problem-solving and cross-functional spirit of startup with the chance to grow your portfolio/career by managing some seriously strategic and exciting projects. For us, the ideal candidate is a collaborative person who can oversee the development of marketing campaigns for a diverse range of projects - all with a smile on their face.
Partner with our marketing team and cross-functional groups, as well as external partners, to estimate project timelines, define launch deliverables, work proactively to eliminate project roadblocks, and ensure on-time delivery of all assets.
Manage our content, marketing and product launch programs and ensure that both internal stakeholders and external prospects/customers are prepared for each release.
Work closely and collaboratively with product marketing team, product development team, data science team, testing and analyst relations team, content marketing team, corporate marketing team, and product team to help improve and redesign our planning process to execute each launch better than the last one.
Ensure all aspects of the project life cycle- from planning to release to early adoption- are appropriately defined, tracked, and communicated.
Help put in place processes to improve cross-functional collaboration, workflow, and project management.
Manage launch planning processes to develop integrated marketing plans that deliver on product strategy and business results.
Work closely with the marketing team to ensure we are achieving timelines and prioritizing projects appropriately to meet business priorities.
Bachelor's degree
5-7 years of relevant experience in project management, creative services management
Ability to proactively identify and mitigate risks.
Understanding of and experience with all phases of the software development lifecycle.
Strong organizational skills.
Proven success managing operations and strategic projects from start to finish
Ability to work independently in a fast paced environment with little direction
Excellent communication skills – both spoken and written.
Ability to prioritize work based on business requirements and to effectively escalate issues where appropriate.
Demonstrated ability to work under pressure and meet deadlines.
Enjoy working in a dynamic, fast-paced environment.
Current resume
Cover letter/summary expressing:
Why you are interested in working at Cylance
The skills, strengths and expertise you will contribute to our diverse team of extraordinary talent and humble hearts
In addition to medical, dental, vision and 401(K), we offer other great benefits and a slew of perks such as casual dress attire, plethora of employer-sponsored food and snack items, toll road/public transportation subsidy, gym membership discount, etc. We’re proud to have been named one of the “Best Places to Work in Orange County” by the OC Business Journal.
Cylance Inc. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.