Manager, Campus Recruiting and University Relations

Boston, MA


Boston, MA


People Strategy

Company Description

Rapid7 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 7,400 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

This role at Rapid7 is not just another job opportunity. It is a chance to work in a fast paced organization where employees are empowered to create impact everyday, contribute back to our culture and take their career to the next level! 

Our Talent Acquisition team is obsessed with building the best teams across Rapid7 and we are searching for a Senior Manager to join our Talent Acquisition Leadership team who will be to manage our international recruiting team and strategy. As the Manager, Campus Recruiting & University Relations your mission will be to define and execute our global campus hiring strategy for internships and full time emerging talent across disciplines. You will be responsible for partnering with Talent Acquisition teammates, business leaders and external partners to design and deliver talent acquisition solutions to attract a high quality candidate pool of emerging talent.  


  • Collaborate cross functionally with leaders to understand growth plans at the intern and emerging talent level  

  • Develop, implement and execute Rapid7's global university relations strategy including setting KPI's and metrics for the campus recruiting function

  • Lead, coach and develop Campus Talent Acquisition Partner team  on program management as well as candidate pipeline generation, management and closing. 

  • Expand strategic partnerships with career services and faculty at target schools

  • Plan and execute programs and events  with relevant student clubs, faculty, and career services teams

  • Compile & analyze data and metrics to track university relations progress and identify areas of opportunity

  • Leverage employment branding and social media campus activation to build awareness and engagement with students 

  • Create innovative campus sourcing strategies and evaluate assessment tools and processes to ensure that we grow the business by hiring the best candidates possible 

The Ideal candidate will have: 

  • Demonstrated and progressive experience in a recruiting leadership role with direct experience managing people and building and executing University Relations strategy and programs 

  • Very strong operational and analytical rigor, able to use data to drive outcomes

  • Ability to work successfully as part of a growing team with a hands-on, roll-up-your-sleeves mentality and approach

  • Strong communicator with ability and comfort working cross functionally at all levels 

  • Results focused mentality with strong organizational and project management skills

  • Ability to manage multiple projects to tight deadlines and have exceptional attention to detail

  • A strong track record in successfully implementing a wide variety of sourcing methodologies to build and nurture diverse talent pools

  • Strong systems skills to include tool such as GSuite and familiarity with applicant tracking systems, Workday is a plus