At Derive Systems, we believe that our team is our greatest asset in achieving our future success. We are looking for an engaging marketing professional to capture consumer enthusiasm at automotive events and maintain that enthusiasm through engagement in social media campaigns and activation with sponsorship partners. The ideal candidate has experience with in-person B2C marketing events, a proven ability to run engaging social media campaigns across a variety of channels, and in-depth knowledge of the performance automotive aftermarket enthusiast space.
Represent SCT and Bully Dog at the calendar of enthusiast marketing events
Interact with and convey the value of SCT and Bully Dog products to customers, dealers, wholesalers, partners, and other interested people at the events
Generate enthusiasm among key external stakeholders for SCT and Bully Dog in order to support the sales team in generating sales
Formulate and execute on a strategic social media plan, including posting videos, photos and written copy on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter. Write copy and take photos and video if professional photography isn’t available
Work with the Director of Marketing to activate sponsorship opportunities that result in greater consumer engagement and pull
Experience with event and sponsorship marketing, ideally within the consumer performance automotive aftermarket space
Experience with guerilla marketing or other unconventional forms of B2C marketing
A history of successful social media campaigns that maximize brand exposure and increase consumer engagement
Infectious enthusiasm for automobiles and aftermarket performance accessories and an ability to engage authentically with fellow enthusiasts in person and through social media
Knowledge of automotive tuning products, especially those of SCT and Bully Dog, or a demonstrated ability to learn the technical details
Understanding of dealer dynamics and experience partnering with automotive wholesalers
Ability and willingness to travel extensively during event season (February through October)
Self-direction and independence to work from the road without supervision
Derive Systems is a leading automotive technology company with over 1.7 million software installations powering upgraded experiences for drivers on the road today. Derive connects vehicles and their engines to the digital world, enabling individuals and fleets to take control and optimize for performance, fuel efficiency, safety, and more. The Derive Systems platform leverages added on-board intel...ligence, powerful cloud data integration, enhanced sensors, and further technologies to personalize every automotive experience. We transform vehicle experiences from one-size-fits-all to smart, dynamically adaptable, and mission-specific.
A little more about us: We’re comfortable problem solving in time sensitive environments with a high level of independence. We value the mindset and skills of both the hacker and the security expert– making our products communicate with stock vehicles to make them better is a core aspect of our business. We have a modern high-tech work environment (and dogs are invited to join us). We work on cutting-edge, greenfield product development. We work hard and play hard – coffee in the morning and beers on tap at the end of the day. We’re ambitious and passionate about our work. We aim to work alongside world-class talent and hire with that in mind. We provide a wide range of competitive benefits: Medical, Dental, Vision, FSA/HSA, 401K, and PTO. You are also offered the opportunity of Long and Short Term Disability, and Supplemental Life Insurance.