Enterprise Security Architect



Customer Success & Support

Enterprise Security Architect Job Description


Company Description 

Rapid7 is breaking down silos and transforming how Security, IT, and DevOps teams work together to drive secure innovation. Our analytics and automation cloud, Rapid7 Insight, provides the shared visibility, intelligence, and connected workflow these teams need to manage the vulnerabilities, threats, and performance issues that put their organizations at risk. With more than 9,100 customers across 120 countries, Rapid7 is a recognized leader in cybersecurity that has proudly earned numerous industry accolades and strong recognition for our technology and culture.

Developing meaningful customer partnerships is not just something we talk about at Rapid7 - it's a core value in everything we do. From product development to sales, marketing and support, providing our customers with better outcomes in protecting and securing their organizations is our mission.


The Opportunity 

This key role within our Customer Achievement organization, reporting to the Director, Technical Customer Success management, will be responsible for partnering with Rapid7's Enterprise customers, in conjunction with the client's Customer Success Manager, to ensure our clients are closing their security achievement gap.  


Essential Responsibilities 

  • Develop a detailed understanding of our our client's technology and information systems in order to construct creative, solution-based approaches to architecture design, implementation and production roll-out of Rapid7 products  

  • Understand client's business objectives/impact and apply your expertise to timely resolve issues and ensure customer success.

  • Advise on security best practices as they relate to Rapid7 technologies 

  • Understand and advise clients on customize solutions such as  efficiently utilizing API scripting, reporting, and custom dashboard development 

  • Participate within the Rapid7 Community and Security Industry as an advocate and advisor

  • Build and maintain meaningful customer relationships in the pursuit of driving impeccable customer satisfaction

  • Consult with internal account teams on areas of opportunity and risk.  Help to drive account planning activities to map out growth opportunities and milestones and possible barriers to overcome

  • Maintain an expert understanding of the IT threat landscape for the industry, leveraging the Rapid7 research

Job Requirements 

  • Bachelor's degree (Computer Science, Management Information Systems, a similar technical field) or equivalent experience

  • 10+ years experience with cybersecurity solutions such as vulnerability management, web application testing, clout security & architecture and incident response.

  • 10+ years experience with Security best practices

  • Full understanding of security protocols, cryptography, authentication, authorization and security

  • Experience in enterprise wide automation and implementation of security technologies 

  • Experience communicating highly technical concepts to a non-technical audience

  • Experience working cross-functionally, learning and developing meaningful internal relationships to drive customer success

  • Unrelenting passion for customer satisfaction, security technology, and innovation

  • Possess the ability to be a cybersecurity expert, and demonstrate deep security domain knowledge and expertise, with experience working with cross-team/matrixed organizations influencing multiple stakeholders across the organization

Preferred Qualifications: 

  • 2-3+ years experience as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) or similar practitioner leadership role

  • Experience with cloud technologies and platforms; Amazon Web Services (AWS), Microsoft Azure, Google Cloud Platform (GCP), etc.

  • Experience with scripting languages (Preferred: Ruby, Python) or reading and writing SQL Queries