PR Director- Product

Marketing San Jose, California San Francisco, California Req.Num.: 11924


Who are our employees?

We’re an eclectic group of 4,000+ dreamers, believers and builders, operating in over 40 countries. We’re Hungry. Humble. Honest. With Heart. The 4H’s: these are our core values and the DNA of our company. They help drive our employees to succeed, to strive to be better, to learn from every experience. Our employees are encouraged to have spirited debates and conversations and to think with a founder’s mindset. This means we’re all CEO’s of the company and, as such, make the best decision every day that aligns with our company goals. It’s through our values, our conversations and mindsets that we can continue to disrupt the industry and drive innovation in the market.

Who are we in the market?

Nutanix is a global leader in cloud software and hyperconverged infrastructure solutions, making infrastructure invisible so that IT can focus on the applications and services that power their business. Companies around the world use Nutanix Enterprise Cloud OS software to bring one-click application management and mobility across public, private and distributed edge clouds so they can run any application at any scale with a dramatically lower total cost of ownership. The result is organizations that can rapidly deliver a high-performance IT environment on demand, giving application owners a true cloud-like experience. Learn more about our products at www.nutanix.com or follow us on Twitter @Nutanix.

*Location preferably San Jose; can be San Francisco with 2-3 days in San Jose HQ

Do you love taking complex technology and making it simple to understand? Do you relish looking under the hood but don’t get bogged down by speeds and feeds? Do you get a kick out of collaborating with engineers and product marketers to come up with strong PR messaging? Do you thrive in a fast-moving environment? If so, Nutanix is looking for a PR Director and it could be you.

Responsibilities:
•    Lead PR for the Nutanix product portfolio
•    Work with Analyst Relations on integrating PR and AR on product
     launches

•    Work with rest of PR team on corporate PR issues
•    Manage vertical PR
•    Lead strategy and execution of press program at annual Americas
     customer event

Skills/Experience:
•    Bachelors degree in PR, communications, marketing or related field
•   10+ years experience in public relations- including Enterprise technology
     product PR experience (preferably in cloud computing-related business)

•    Excellent writer
•    Strong strategic thinking
•    Bias for action
•    Experience managing PR agencies
•    Experience in crisis communications a huge plus
•    Agency experience a plus




Nutanix is an equal opportunity employer.

The Equal Employment Opportunity Policy is to provide fair and equal employment opportunity for all associates and job applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, or disability. Nutanix hires and promotes individuals solely on the basis of their qualifications for the job to be filled.

Nutanix believes that associates should be provided with a working environment that enables each associate to be productive and to work to the best of his or her ability. We do not condone or tolerate an atmosphere of intimidation or harassment based on race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability.

We expect and require the cooperation of all associates in maintaining a discrimination and harassment-free atmosphere.