Marketing Manager, SPDX Standard Adoption (Contract)

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Company Description

The Linux Foundation is the organization of choice for the world’s top developers and companies to build ecosystems that accelerate open technology development and commercial adoption. Together with the worldwide open source community, we’re helping to solve the hardest technology problems through mass collaboration at scale.

Today, the Linux Foundation has over 2,000 corporate members from over 41 countries, including every single one the Fortune 100. We have proudly created over $54B in shared technology value since inception. We’re growing at a phenomenal rate and we’re looking for top marketers to join our team.

Job Description

We are seeking a skilled Marketing Manager to join our team and lead the marketing efforts to drive the adoption of the SPDX (Software Package Data Exchange) standard for the software bill of materials (SBOM). In this role, you will be responsible for developing and executing marketing strategies to promote the benefits of using the SPDX standard to improve software supply chain security and transparency.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a comprehensive marketing plan to drive adoption of the SPDX standard across the software industry
  • Create compelling marketing collateral, including whitepapers, case studies, and customer testimonials, to educate and engage key stakeholders on the benefits of using the SPDX standard
  • Work with internal and external teams to develop and execute campaigns that drive awareness and interest in the SPDX standard and new releases
  • Manage the SPDX social media presence and engage with the community to promote the standard
  • Analyze and report on the effectiveness of marketing campaigns and make recommendations for improvements


  • Bachelor's degree in marketing, communications, or a related field
  • At least 5 years of experience in marketing or product marketing
  • Strong knowledge of software supply chain security and transparency issues
  • Familiarity with the SPDX standard and its use in creating software bill of materials
  • Excellent communication and writing skills
  • Strong project management skills and ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously
  • Ability to work collaboratively with internal and external teams
  • Experience in the software industry or open-source community is a plus.

If you are passionate about improving software supply chain security and transparency and have experience in marketing, we encourage you to apply for this exciting opportunity to drive adoption of the SPDX standard.

Additional Information

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.