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Product Marketing Manager, Platform Operations and Partners

Temporal Technologies

Temporal Technologies

Marketing & Communications, Product, Operations
United States
Posted on Friday, June 14, 2024
Who We Are
Temporal is an open source programming model that can simplify code, make applications more reliable, and help developers focus on the important things like delivering features faster. Our amazing user community provides us with real-time feedback and contributions to improve the developer experience everywhere.
Backed by top VC firms, we have built a team of professionals from various successful start-ups and well-known technology companies. Together, we collaborate cross-functionally, engage with and support our users to improve the developer experience, deliver world-class open-source software, and enhance our commercial SaaS platform.
Temporal is growing and working towards building the best community. We are looking for those who share our values, challenge 'standard' thinking, and want to influence our future. If you have a passion for helping developer communities, open-source software, and want to be a part of our amazing team, we'd love to hear from you!

Product Marketing Manager, Platform Operations and Partners


Your primary objective is to own the messaging and positioning for Temporal for platform teams, DevOps, and operations teams. Temporal is being implemented inside of digitally-native disruptors, Fortune 500 companies, and major Enterprises at a break-neck pace via developers within our open source and Cloud communities—we now need to empower the centers of excellence inside of customers and prospects to quickly provision environments for devs to start building with Temporal safely and at speed. Additionally, many new customers are accessing Temporal for the first time via our growing partner ecosystem.

What You’ll Do:

  • Own messaging and positioning for Temporal platform operations features, access management, and other aspects of the Temporal Cloud and OSS products that contribute to developer environment management with prospects and customers, including partner integrations of record.
  • Own and maintain a library of sales assets, content, collateral, and training for your coverage area.
  • Develop and refine use case messaging to be used by the broader marketing and Sales organization.
  • Drive strategic direction and planning for campaigns and other marketing activities as aligned to corporate goals.
  • Develop effective sales training materials and operationalize enablement, making it easy for sales to understand our product offerings, key positioning, and marketing efforts.
  • Support our partner ecosystem with RSI/GSI- and strategic partner-specific strategies, collateral, and enablement, running our “Better Together” messaging and positioning, and empowering our partners to succeed with Temporal.
  • Collect, prioritize, and produce customer stories from product leaders, sales teams, and partners to develop case studies and reference stories.
  • Drive industry thought leadership at global conferences and/or for customer meetings.
  • Establish executive relationships with strategic customer partners.

What You’ll Bring:

  • 5+ years in product marketing, developer marketing, or a related role. Experience must include marketing highly technical products and technical fluency.
  • Experience launching products for developers as a core audience, front-end development, and expertise in developer tools – you love to understand the technical details, then break down technical concepts in ways that normal people can understand.
  • Direct experience operating as a full-stack marketer, leading cross-functional initiatives (that cater to developers) from ideation to execution.
  • Demonstrated track record of being able to manage stakeholders at all levels, from individual contributors to senior executives. Must have experience driving executive-level conversations.
  • Experience working on campaigns that required you to directly write developer-facing copy.

You Will Thrive In This Role If:

  • You possess a balance of creative and strategic skills, are comfortable working cross-functionally across the entire business, and are passionate about our startup ecosystem.
  • You have deep experience as a founder in, or supporting the early-stage startup ecosystem.
  • You have a deep passion for Temporal’s mission, our business, and what we’re building for developers.
  • You are highly creative. You are equally comfortable brainstorming a big idea as you are creating compelling content that delights developers.
  • You are an expert in understanding marketing programs, growth levers, and ways to drive adoption.
  • You are an exceptional communicator, able to boil down insights and complex information into concise stories and actionable recommendations.
  • You have a demonstrated ability to operate with empathy, agility, and flexibility in a remote, collaborative, and fast-paced environment with team members, colleagues, and cross-functional partners.


  • The estimated pay range for this role is $136,000 - 170,000
  • This role is eligible to participate in Temporal's equity plan
Compensation ranges reflect salary and commission compensation (when applicable) across several geographic markets. Employment offers carefully consider multiple factors, including prior experience, knowledge, expertise, skillset, market location, and job level assessed during the interview process.
Employee benefits and perks below are for full-time employees, part-time or temporary positions are excluded.
U.S. Benefits
  • Unlimited PTO, 12 Holidays + 2 Floating Holidays
  • 100% Premiums Coverage for Medical, Dental, and Vision
  • AD&D, LT & ST Disability, and Life Insurance (Standard & Supplemental Available)
  • Empower 401K Plan
  • Additional Perks for Learning & Development, Lifestyle Spending, In-Home Office Setup, Professional Memberships, WFH Meals, Internet Stipend and more!
International Benefits
  • Paid Time Off (PTO) and Benefits outside the United States vary by country, and are issued in partnership with Additionally, Temporal offers perks to all international employees for learning & career development, a lifestyle spending account, in-home office setup (in addition to company-issued hardware), professional memberships, work-from-home meals, and access to the Calm app for mental wellness.
Additional Perks
  • $3,600 / Year Work from Home Meals
  • $1,500 / Year Career Development & Learning
  • $1,200 / Year Lifestyle Spending Account
  • $1,000 / Year In-Home Office Setup (In addition to Temporal issued equipment - laptop, monitor, keyboard, mouse, trackpad, and extension power cable at no cost to you)
  • $500 / Year Professional Memberships
  • $74 / Month Reimbursement for Internet
  • Calm App Subscription for Mental Health & Wellness
Temporal Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Temporal Technologies does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, non-disqualifying physical or mental disability, national origin, veteran status, or any other basis covered by appropriate law. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need. We embrace and celebrate differences and diversity.
Temporal is committed to providing access, equal opportunity, and reasonable accommodation for individuals with disabilities in employment, its services, programs, and activities. If you need to request a reasonable accommodation, please let your Recruiter know so we can assist.
We are not working with external recruitment agencies, thanks.