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Go-to-Market Program Manager

F5 Networks, Inc
Seattle, WA 98104
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Come work at a place where innovation and teamwork come together to support the most exciting missions in the world!

For over 20 years, F5 has been the industry leader in application delivery. Now, were helping our customers thrive on any architecture and across multi-cloud environments. F5 is the only company on the planet that powers applications from development through their entire lifecycle so our customersenterprise businesses, service providers, governments, and consumer brandscan deliver differentiated, high-performing, and secure digital experiences that are changing the world.

But our success isnt driven solely by what we do. We also care deeply about how we do it. Our culture is how we live, every single day, and its producing exceptional resultsnot only for our customers, but also for our employees. We understand that your life is about more than just work, and were committed to a culture that supports your whole life.

Position Summary

The Go-to-Market Program Manager works in a fast-paced and dynamic environment to closely partner with upper management and project team members, including extended Global Demand Center marketing teams, data analytics teams, and professional services partners to execute on the overall corporate strategy. In addition to standing up or continuing established projects with defined business goals, they bring structural expertise to manage multiple workstreams. They anchor key processes and serve as the hub for visibility in to interdependent workstreams across teams. They may have distinct expertise in specific tools, workstreams, or technologies, to enable specific teams (web team, or analytics, for example) to execute efficiently. They orchestrate program needs, deadlines, to empower their team members, managing milestone closely to business time and budgeted objectives.

They have expertise in working on more than one program at once and can contribute to operationally standardized improvements through the PMO body.

This role requires experience in any of the following: marketing, marketing planning, digital marketing, or marketing operations.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Program manage the deliverables, issues, gaps, and risks in the Global Demand Center marketing teams.
  • Program manage deliverables, issues, gaps, and risks in the security strategy being executed by other F5 organizations (product development, sales, support/professional services, legal, and finance).
  • Create regular reports to the PMO leadership team.
  • Curate, with the leader of the PMO, the inflow and execution of work projects.
  • Facilitate change management protocols across teams.
  • Author and update go-to-market playbooks towards increased collaborative working.
  • Travel to internal and partner meetings when needed.
  • Enact standardized PMO practices and tools.
  • Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Responsible for upholding F5s Business Code of Ethics and for promptly reporting violations of the Code or other company policies.

The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Ability to translate a highly involved discussion for audiences with various levels of acumen.
  • Wrike, SmartSheet, familiarity with Service Now or knowledge of other tools is preferred.
  • Ability to organize a list of open deliverables, issues, gaps, risks.
  • Must have the personal skills necessary to lead, collaborate, and motivate.
  • Strong written, verbal, presentation, and analytic skills.
  • Strong Microsoft Excel, PowerPoint, and Word skills.
  • Demonstrated success managing complex projects from start to finish.
  • Knowledge of either with Agile, Rational Unified or LEAN methods.
  • Ability to drive Change Management and execute a measured pathway to completion.
  • Illustrative capability to document business processes.


  • Bachelors in Marketing, Business Administration, or equivalent.
  • 5 years as a program manager or demonstrated leadership and organizational skills in a prior role.
  • Experience in a company that delivers hardware + software products is a plus.
  • PMP, Agile, Rational Unified or Lean certification is a plus.
  • Product marketing experience a plus.
  • Change management experience is a plus.

Physical Demands and Work Environment

  • Duties are performed in a normal office environment while sitting at a desk or computer table.
  • Duties require the ability to utilize a computer, communicate over the telephone, and read printed material.
  • Duties may require the ability to travel via automobile or airplane, approximately 20% of the time spent traveling.


The Job Description is intended to be a general representation of the responsibilities and requirements of the job. However, the description may not be all-inclusive, and responsibilities and requirements are subject to change.

Please note that F5 only contacts candidates through F5 email address (ending with @f5.com) or auto email notification from Yello/Workday (ending with f5.com or @myworkday.com).

Equal Employment Opportunity

It is the policy of F5 to provide equal employment opportunities to all employees and employment applicants without regard to unlawful considerations of race, religion, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, sensory, physical, or mental disability, marital status, veteran or military status, genetic information, or any other classification protected by applicable local, state, or federal laws. This policy applies to all aspects of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, job assignment, compensation, promotion, benefits, training, discipline, and termination. Reasonable accommodation is available for qualified individuals with disabilities, upon request.

Posted: 2021-09-11 Expires: 2021-10-10
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