Open Source Program Manager (Remote – US)

Remote - US

Sysdig is driving the standard for securing the cloud and containers. We created Falco, the open standard for cloud-native threat detection, and consistently contribute to open source software projects.  We are passionate, technical problem-solvers, continually innovating and delivering powerful solutions to secure the cloud from source to run.

We value diversity and open dialog to spur ideas, working closely together to achieve goals. We’re an international company that understands how to cultivate a strong culture across a remote team. And we're a great place to work too — we've been named a Bay Area Best Place to Work by the San Francisco Business Times and the Silicon Valley Business Journal for three years now! We were recognized by Deloitte as one of the 500 fastest growing organizations in 2020 and 2021. We are looking for team members who have a passion for container and cloud security and are willing to dig deeper to help our customers. 
We are hiring a Open Source Program Manager and this is what our ideal candidate will bring with them and what you'll help us achieve in this role:

What you will do
  • Be a key member of Sysdig’s Open Source Ecosystem team: help evolve our processes, promote OSS best practices, contribute to messaging and outreach efforts, and work across our entire open source portfolio.
  • Represent Sysdig in the CNCF ecosystem and beyond, help grow project community, identify and collaborate with strategic communities and contributors
  • Work closely with project contributors, build relationships within and across projects, and enable Sysdig developers to grow as open source contributors
What you will bring with you
  • Significant experience in working with developer or open source communities, and of managing communities or volunteer organizations
  • Solid program management skills
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
What we look for
  • Ability to understand technical domains and quickly build trust with engineers
  • Preferred familiarity with the cloud native open source ecosystem
  • Leadership qualities and experience, and a desire to coach and elevate others
  • Collaborative and cross-functional working style
Why work at Sysdig?
  • We’re a well-funded startup that already has a large enterprise customer base
  • We have a pragmatic, transparent culture, from the CEO down
  • We have an organizational focus on delivering value to customers
  • Our open source tools ( are widely used and loved by technologists & developers
When you join Sysdig, you can expect:
  • Competitive compensation including equity opportunities
  • Flexible hours and unlimited time off
  • Additional recharge days
  • 401k matching (starting the day you do)
  • Parental leave and fertility support
  • Health Savings, Flexible Spending and Dependent Care Accounts
  • Mental wellbeing support through Modern Health for you and your family
  • Monthly wellness reimbursement
  • Career growth


Are you ready to join us?

We're excited to receive your application.