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At Sophos, we operate at the cutting edge of technology, protecting businesses worldwide against complex threats, viruses, and spam.
We build high-quality software security products in a fast-paced, nimble environment and we've been doing it for more than 20 years.
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Life at Sophos

  • Great company, impressive vision, and outstanding team. These are the ingredients of the Sophos recipe. Probably the best choice I’ve ever made in my life.

    - Luca Besana, Channel Account Executive, Sales

  • Since Day One, I realized that Sophos is a visionary company and at the same time very pragmatic. I joined a very solid team that is way ahead of the competition. What’s more, I really enjoy selling products I like.

    - Nicholas Sacchetto, Channel Account Executive, Sales

  • To work at Sophos means to go out of your comfort zone and constantly craving for being a better you.

    - Abigail Igbuhay, Technical Support Engineer

  • Its very challenging. You will learn how to be self-reliant and be a team player at the same time;” “The management recognizes the effort you exert,” “There is work-life balance and employees are friendly.”

    - James Calalo, Technical Support Engineer

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Our Values

Sophos values empowering the small companies that cannot afford a huge IT staff to keep them secure 24/7. We do this by making security simple. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of. Join us, and be a part of the innovation that creates great, simple products. Join us in helping the underdogs stay secure.

  •  Simplicity
  •  Empowerment
  •  Passion
  •  Innovation
  •  Authenticity

Open Positions

Channel Sales Engineer - Indiana

– Indianapolis, IN

The Channel Sales Engineer is a technical consultant to Partners, Customers and the Sophos sales force.  This position assists in crafting Partner onboarding strategies, documenting and fulfilling training needs, and as appropriate, will influence the customer decision making process across all levels of the business.  He/she is known as a subject matter expert in multiple technical disciplines, and acts as a trusted advisor to technical professionals within their assigned territory.  The Channel Sales Engineer is a business partner of the CAE/CAM and is empowered to ensure achievement of the Territory’s business objectives and revenue targets.

Director, Global Public Cloud, IaaS

– Seattle, WA, USA

The Director of Global Public Cloud IaaS Sales is responsible for defining, developing, managing, and evolving Sophos’s public cloud partnerships, programs, and sales go to market strategy.  Today, the role would be working with AWS and Azure, but with the goal of expanding partnerships in the future.  The role will include cross-functional project work with other departments such as product management, engineering, marketing, operations, finance, and legal to ensure all business and revenue objectives are met.

Director, National Accounts

– Nationwide, US

Responsible for driving and growing revenue for Sophos through the management of assigned national channel partners and the team that supports them.

Director of Security Operations

– Washington, DC, USA

As a security company, Sophos takes its own security seriously and has an internal IT Security team which focuses on protecting Sophos’ own systems and infrastructure.

This role is for a Security Operations Director, reporting into the Global Cyber Security Director. The ideal candidate will have previous experience building out and operating a world-class security operations function handling both pro-active threat hunting and reactive detection and response capabilities.

Additionally, the candidate will be a problem solver and a quick learner with solid experience in defining team roles and tasks, vetting and hiring ideal candidates, guiding the implementation of core technologies such as EDR & SIEM.

Ability to communicate, present and report via metrics is essential, as is experience in offshore SOC operations.

You will be expected to lead and develop security capabilities from conception to operations and will get the opportunity to work with world-leading experts in a fast-paced & exciting environment where security is a priority.

Senior Director, Talent Acquisition

– Nationwide, US

Sophos is focused on delivering the best IT security and data protection for businesses. Today Sophos products protect over 100,000 businesses and 100 million users, in more than 150 countries. Sophos understands what it takes to keep businesses secure and this is why Sophos is recognized globally by its Customers and Analysts alike, as leaders in what it does.

The key to the Sophos success story is its people….  Sophos is built on a foundation of world class talent, who have developed long standing careers with the company. Sophos believes its employees are the company’s best asset…and is therefore continuously seeking to acquire high calibre talent which will contribute towards the continual growth, innovation and success of the Sophos global brand.

Sophos is looking for an experienced Senior Director of Talent Acquisition to help us scale globally. The ideal candidate will have a track record of building world class talent acquisition teams from the ground up, creating and implementing a strategy for building a strong employment brand and attracting diverse talent across multiple verticals. 

You will be strategic and flexible with a passion for innovative solutions, work collaboratively and take a hands-on approach. The role will partner with leaders at various levels within the organization to coach, support and provide guidance on recruitment best practices, as well as implement technology and tools.

**Candidate's location in the US is flexible or can be based in our office in Santa Clara, CA or Burlington, MA. 

Infrastructure Specialist - Storage and Virtualization

– Burlington, MA, USA

Sophos is focused on delivering the best IT security and data protection for businesses. Today Sophos products protect over 100,000 businesses and 100 million users, in more than 150 countries. Sophos understands what it takes to keep businesses secure and this is why Sophos is recognized globally by its Customers and Analysts alike, as leaders in what it does.

The key to the Sophos success story is its people….  Sophos is built on a foundation of world class talent, who have developed long standing careers with the company. Sophos believes its employees are the company’s best asset…and is therefore continuously seeking to acquire high calibre talent which will contribute towards the continual growth, innovation and success of the Sophos global brand.

The Infrastructure Specialist will work in a customer focused IT platforms team to provide high quality second and third tier support to the business.   You will be supporting an on premise infrastructure on storage, virtualization and backup.  The role will be a combination of enhancing the systems, projects, and responding to issues with IT supported services.

National Channel Account Manager

– Burlington, MA, USA

Responsible for driving and growing revenue for Sophos through the management of one or more assigned national channel partners by supporting the field National Channel Account Executive.

Principal Software Engineer, Cloud

– Burlington, MA, USA

Principal Software Engineers possess the ability to own the software product, function as a technical lead, providing technical direction to other developers, and provide broad insight and architectural recommendations across a product set to teams across Cloud Engineering to ensure effective development. This role will frequently have direct responsibility for product features or key technology choices and implementation. Collaborates as part of an agile-centric team for the development of complex systems; including requirements analysis, concept development and design, implementation and testing, demonstrating flexibility of role, and believes in Test-Driven Development.

QA Software Engineer, Cloud

– Burlington, MA, USA

As a member of the Cloud QA Software Engineering team, you will be working directly with Development, UX, PM and other functional groups to ensure highest quality software development and releases for the Cloud product.

    Renewals Specialist

    – Burlington, MA, USA

    At Sophos, we operate at the cutting edge of technology, protecting businesses worldwide against complex threats, viruses and spam. We build high quality software security products in a fast-paced, nimble environment and we've been doing it for over 20 years.

    Join us to help our customers protect their business and meet compliance needs.

    Senior Cyber Security Analyst

    – Washington, DC, USA

    As a security company, Sophos takes its own security very importantly and has an internal IT Security team which focuses on protecting Sophos’ own systems and infrastructure.

    This role is for an experienced security analyst to join our Cybersecurity “Blue team”.

    This a great opportunity to help secure a world-leading security company. As you’d expect you’ll be joining an organisation that takes security seriously. You will get the opportunity to work with some world-leading experts from across the company in a fast-paced & exciting environment where security is a priority. As an added bonus, though our dogfooding programme, you can also contribute to improving our products.

    The ideal candidate will have real-world experience of defensive security, incident response and be familiar with using big-data analytics to hunt for threats.

    We’ll need you to help us keep both our on premise and cloud infrastructure secure. This will involve working with leading commercial and open source tools as-well as establishing and maintaining strong links to industry experts and world-class specialist consultants.

    You’ll need to be highly motivated, have an innovative mind-set and able to clearly articulate complex technical security issues.

    *Primarily looking in the Washington area, West of the river and Arlington, VA

    Senior Software Engineer, Cloud

    – Burlington, MA, USA

    Senior Software Engineers possess the ability to function as a technical lead, providing technical direction to other developers. Frequently have direct responsibility for product features or key technology choices and implementation. Collaborates as part of a team for the development of complex systems; including requirements analysis, concept development and design, implementation and testing, demonstrating flexibility of role as required.

    • Candidates located in other areas of MA & NH are also welcome to apply

      Senior UI Developer, Cloud

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      The Senior UI Developer will collaborate with cross-functional teams to lead design and implement user interfaces for our Cloud product(s) and management platform. This role will work in a fast-paced, collaborative, and open environment as part of our endpoint SaaS management team. The team is focused on developing Sophos’ next-generation SaaS management platform for endpoint security products, at the cutting edge of SaaS UI development.

      Software Engineer, Cloud

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      Software Engineer, to collaborate as part of a team for the development of complex systems; including requirements analysis, and design, implementation and testing, demonstrating flexibility of role as required.

      • Candidates located in other areas of MA & NH are also welcome to apply

      Solutions Project Manager

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      The Solutions Project Manager will report to the Vice President of OEM and act as the force behind identifying and communicating the requirements necessary to scale and differentiate Sophos. Armed with a deep understanding of Sophos’ target customer, the Solutions Project Manager will work with a cross-functional team to define the features, functionality and roadmap for Sophos’ OEM technology as well as become the lead evangelist for current solutions.

      Don't see a position that would be an immediate fit? Submit a general employment application today!

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      We encourage everyone to regularly review our careers page and apply directly to any openings they feel might be fit for their experience and interests.  In the meantime, we'll make every effort to track and match general employment applications with our open positions as they become available.

      Sophos is built on a foundation of world class talent - hardworking, dedicated, and passionate employees who have developed long standing careers with the company.  We believe our employees are the company’s best asset, and so we're always interested in connecting with top talent looking to support the continual growth, innovation and success of the Sophos global brand.

      Apply today and let us know how you can make a difference at Sophos!

      • Location: Burlington, MA (Global Sales & Marketing Headquarters)
      • Remote Employees: Candidates located across the US are also welcome to submit applications for general employment opportunities.