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Product Marketing Lead

Boundary Layer Technologies

Boundary Layer Technologies

Marketing & Communications, Product
United States
Posted on Tuesday, November 14, 2023
The Company

Boundary Layer Technologies is building the future of zero emission maritime transport, starting with hydrofoiling electric passenger vessels. We are backed by Y Combinator, Fifty Years VC and Lower Carbon Capital and have built a world leading 26' fully electric hydrofoil prototype. We are a company of builders where rapid iterations and fast learning is in our DNA. We aim to reduce global GHG emissions by as much as 2.5%

Boundary Layer Technologies is releasing a category defining a new recreational product that will disrupt water based mobility, and you will be the engine room of the marketing team. You will fill roles of creative director, brand strategist, senior copywriter, marketing manager and sales hustler. Initially you will be the only in-house marketing staffer reporting directly to the CEO, while managing a range of external contractors, agencies and consultants. This role has enormous growth potential with a progression track to senior executive roles.


Develop branding marketing strategy that you will see implemented in a matter of weeks, not months

Create an amazing in-person product demo experience based out of our premises in Alameda, CA

Write press releases and engage with press and media

Travel to exotic locations to lead the creation of stunning video and still photographic content to tell our products story

Required Qualifications

3-5 years of experience in a relevant marketing role

An innate understanding of product and brand

Ability to write thoughtful, crisp and effective copy

Proven track record of successful developing marketing strategies

Top tier energy, hype and drive for your work

Bonus Qualifications

Experience in automotive, marine or luxury markets

To apply, fill out the application, and include the story of the most successful marketing campaign or hustle you have ever pulled off. Take note this is your first interview question!

Please still consider applying even if you don't match every listed expectation, as we are big believers in learning and growth. Here at Boundary Layer Technologies, we know that diverse perspectives foster the innovation we need to be successful, and we are committed to building a team that encompasses a variety of backgrounds, experiences, and skills.

Women candidates are encouraged to apply.#