Public Relations Manager, Product at Palo Alto Networks (Remote)
At Palo Alto Networks everything starts and ends with our mission: Being the cybersecurity partner of choice, protecting our digital way of life. We have the vision of a world where each day is safer and more secure than the one before. These aren’t easy goals to accomplish – but we’re not here for easy. We’re here for better. We are a company built on the foundation of challenging and disrupting the way things are done, and we’re looking for innovators who are as committed to shaping the future of cybersecurity as we are.Job Description
As virtually every industry continues to undergo digital transformation cybersecurity becomes more and more important. The industry, and Palo Alto Networks, is growing rapidly and we need great people who can jump in, grab hold and move fast!
Cybersecurity changes fast and we not only keep up, we lead! Our customers turn to us because we are creating a complete set of cybersecurity products that help them secure their network/cloud and run their security operations. We are constantly innovating and tapping the latest technologies such as machine learning, data science and whatever else it takes to keep our customers secure and respond to threats.
We’re looking for someone who can not only understand complex and technical products & features but can also translate them into compelling understandable stories—and get others excited about those stories.
As part of the Global Communications team, you’ll be a primary point of contact with marketing, engineering, threat response, and sales leaders across the organization to craft the PR narrative around our products and services. Then you’ll get the technology and business media interested in these stories and build a bridge between them and our leaders.
You will work with the team on media relations and product promotion for network security, cloud security and security operations products.
This is a great opportunity for a passionate, well organized, technically savvy communicator.Qualifications
5 + Years experience in technology public relations/media relations
Strong technical background or understanding—especially in cybersecurity operations and threat response.
Know what makes a good news story and be very familiar with the technology and business press
Ability to craft compelling narratives from technical features
Be skilled at getting others excited about a story
Understand how to adapt the style and tone of communications according to the situation
Experienced with creating PR and communications plans
Experience managing projects and issues with multiple stakeholders
Diving into a large organization to find the people and resources needed to get a project completed
Be savvy at managing up and sideways to move a project forward, pass roadblocks and finish on time--while building relationships with co-workers and senior leadership
Be seen as the go-to partner and point of contact for executives
Be comfortable navigating through ambiguity
You will be part of a growing, passionate, and dynamic team with an opportunity to work on challenging and exciting projects – centered on what we believe is one of the most significant mission statements in the world.
We’re trailblazers that dream big, take risks, and challenge cybersecurity’s status quo. It’s simple: we can’t accomplish our mission without diverse teams innovating, together.
We are committed to providing reasonable accommodations for all qualified individuals with a disability. If you require assistance or accommodation due to a disability or special need, please contact us at [email protected]
Palo Alto Networks is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity in our workplace, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, ancestry, color, family or medical care leave, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, medical condition, national origin, physical or mental disability, political affiliation, protected veteran status, race, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, or other legally protected characteristics.
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