Compensation Analyst

US - MA - Boston


US - MA - Boston


People Strategy

Rapid7 (NASDAQ: RPD) is helping organizations around the globe advance securely. Our technology, services, and community-focused research simplify complexity for security teams, helping them reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. With more than 9000 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. Learn more at

The Opportunity

Looking to expand your compensation career and make an impact?!  Rapid7 is looking for a Compensation Analyst to join our Total Rewards team.  This is a unique opportunity that is perfect for a team player to join an amazing company with an amazing culture to match. In this role, you will help build sustainable compensation programs globally that affect each and every employee.  You will also be collaborating with the global Total Rewards team on a variety of broader projects. This role reports to the Director of Compensation.

Key Responsibilities

  • Reviews job descriptions and conducts benchmarking for new roles using a data driven approach to developing market competitive pay ranges. Assesses roles to ensure proper FLSA status.

  • Assists Compensation Managers with ad-hoc compensation related requests for review and analysis.

  • Assist Rapid7 people leaders in understanding and utilizing Rapid7's job structure ensuring that roles are properly leveled within the structure. 

  • Work alongside the Compensation team to manage survey participation, including all data gathering and completion of submission files.

  • Partner with the Talent Acquisition team to advise on offers for new roles with internal equity and market competitiveness top of mind.

  • Partner on the rollout of our January annual compensation and equity planning cycle helping to build and test a compensation review process in Workday. Serve as a point of contact for business leaders navigating the system.

  • Assist with data gathering, modeling and analysis in cross functional projects. 

  • Help manage compensation plans, processes and job profiles in Workday ensuring compliance with SOX, internal policies and local labor laws.  

Desired Skills And Experience

  • Bachelor's degree and 2+ years of related experience; preferably in Compensation, Total Rewards, Human Resources, or Finance

  • Knowledge of compensation practices and past experience working for a global company is a plus. 

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, and a high attention to detail with a measured sense of urgency.  Ability to successfully perform independent analysis with experience working in spreadsheet programs like Google Sheets and Microsoft Excel.

  • Ability to thrive in a fast-paced environment

  • Previous experience with Workday a plus

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.