Senior Manager, Software Engineering - SOAR

Northern Ireland - Belfast


Northern Ireland - Belfast


Senior Engineering Manager

Belfast, NI


  • Create the best cybersecurity platform ecosystem experience and set of integrations in the market

  • Build and embed InsightConnect's automation components into Rapid7's Insight platform (and portfolio of products)

  • Create and grow office culture that will enable us to attract and keep talent; Coordinate and plan expansion of teams in Belfast to achieve our mission


  • Solve high impact problems through leadership ability by working cross-functionally with engineering, product management, and design teams across Rapid7's portfolio of products

  • Influence roadmap and product formulation while keeping our customers and our platform vision front and center; Represent engineering, voicing informed viewpoints, and making strategic decisions

  • Communicate regularly to leadership and stakeholders with updates around progress, blockers, issues, and considerations, along with aptitude to create and execute plans towards resolution and success

  • Recruiting and hiring of team members in Belfast that align with our mission, values, and the skills we need to achieve them

  • Develop successful engineering teams by providing strategic direction, technical guidance, expectations, individual development plans, and regular candid feedback.

  • TODO: Phrases around understanding our customers


  • Strong leadership to drive both technical direction and motivate and align teams towards business requirements and customer objectives

  • Energetic, and grit; long-term focus on projects, and adaptability to uncertainty - Isn't easily deterred and can see the forest for the trees.

  • Customer focused and committed to the mission


  • Ability to debug people and processes; identification of operational and technological gaps, create clear plans & justification, and work toward solutions

  • Create, represent, communicate and drive alignment around business decisions and objectives to and from engineering

  • Strong communication skills to teams and senior leadership across Rapid7's products