Careers

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.

It’s easy to see why so many smart, innovative professionals choose to work at Sophos. We give you a dynamic, challenging workplace that’s also friendly, comfortable, and fun. Plus, you’ll work in state-of-the-art facilities with world-class tools that let you achieve your very best.

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Attorney, Contracts

– Burlington, MA, USA

Sophos is seeking a highly motivated attorney with three to five years of legal experience to join the contracting group of our Legal team and provide support to its sales and marketing organizations, IT group and other internal clients. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for driving the contracting process with partners, customers, vendors and other key business partners. Key tasks will include drafting and negotiating software license, service, marketing, consulting and similar agreements; developing and updating contract and other form templates.  This position will entail working closely with the rest of Sophos’ legal team as well as its sales, marketing, finance and IT teams.

Channel Account Manager

– Burlington, MA, USA

Responsible for recruiting, training, and driving revenue thru partners in named territory and support the Channel Account Executive (CAE) with the implementation and management of the channel strategy in territory.

Channel Sales Engineer - New York City

– New York, NY, USA

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.

  • Candidates located in other metro areas within New York City are welcome to apply.

Corporate Engineer

– Burlington, MA, USA

The Corporate Engineer will act as a strategic technical resource providing a technical escalation point to North American Sales organization, Professional Services and Customer Support; often working directly with Development and/or QA.  The Corporate Engineer validates complex solutions, crafts solution architectures and engages directly to remediate product issues. In addition, the Corporate Engineer will contribute technical expertise to Marketing, Public Relations, Analysts and third-party publications or comparison organizations.  The Corporate Engineer will also act as liaison to Product Management, Development, OEM vendors, Strategic Partners or other organizations as necessary representing our customers, partners and sales teams’ needs and requirements.  The Corporate Engineer will be responsible for providing ongoing training and education, both internally and externally, to ensure continued product knowledge and awareness of Sophos solution offerings.

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

Engineering Manager, Cloud

– Burlington, MA, USA

To lead a team building cutting edge engineering products and services that enable us to grow our Cloud suite of offerings, ease integration for other teams to onboard on the platform and enable us to scale to 10MM and 100MM end customers. This role will provide technical leadership, vision, direction, and mentoring for developers and engineers within the Cloud business unit. Additionally, this role will be a major part of strategic planning and project scheduling in an Agile software development environment.

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

Enterprise Sales Engineer - Ohio

– Columbus, OH, USA

The Enterprise Sales Engineer will work as a business partner with a team of Enterprise Account Executives and Channel Partners to manage sales opportunities with prospects and existing customers in the defined Sophos’ Enterprise space.  The Enterprise Sales Engineer acts as the subject matter expert to further enable Channel partners, and assumes overall technical ownership of each sales opportunity to ensure no sale is lost due to technical objection.

  • Candidates in other major metro areas in OH are also welcome to apply.

Enterprise Sales Engineer - Pacific NW

– Seattle, WA, USA

The Enterprise Sales Engineer will work as a business partner with a team of Enterprise Account Executives and Channel Partners to manage sales opportunities with prospects and existing customers in the defined Sophos’ Enterprise space.  The Enterprise Sales Engineer acts as the subject matter expert to further enable Channel partners, and assumes overall technical ownership of each sales opportunity to ensure no sale is lost due to technical objection.

  • Candidates in other major metro areas in the Pacific NW are also welcome to apply.

Enterprise Sales Engineer - Virginia

– Richmond, VA, USA

The Enterprise Sales Engineer will work as a business partner with a team of Enterprise Account Executives and Channel Partners to manage sales opportunities with prospects and existing customers in the defined Sophos’ Enterprise space.  The Enterprise Sales Engineer acts as the subject matter expert to further enable Channel partners, and assumes overall technical ownership of each sales opportunity to ensure no sale is lost due to technical objection.

  • Candidates in other major metro areas in VA or NC are also welcome to apply.

Intellectual Property and Litigation Attorney

– Burlington, MA, USA

Sophos is searching for an Intellectual Property and Litigation Attorney to join our team. This role will report directly to the General Counsel and will advise internal customers throughout the company including executive management in all aspects of intellectual property.  As this is a newly created role, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to have a significant impact on the company’s intellectual property strategy.

IT Service Desk Engineer

– Burlington, MA, USA

The IT Service Engineer is the first contact for Sophos internal users to resolve technical issues, fulfil incidents and requests associated with IT and telephony systems as part of the global Service Desk.

  • Location: Burlington, MA
    • Learning & Development Partner

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      To provide the robust, timely and efficient delivery of personal development training and supporting activities for Sophos Americas.  Measuring and reporting on the benefit of training initiatives on business performance and personal development and adjusting approach and strategy to maximize that benefit.

      PR Manager

      – Burlington, MA, USA

      Sophos seeks a creative, results-driven and self-motivated PR professional to own and drive media coverage for Sophos in the US and Canada. As the PR Manager for one of the largest regions, you will play a key role in helping the company to promote its expertise, products and spokespeople; re-enforce & extend its position as an influential and trusted voice in small business and personal internet security; and help to grow audiences, traffic and engagement in social communities. In this role, you will collaborate with a team of highly talented social media, analyst relations, PR professionals, marketers and agency partners, while building an industry-leading media presence for Sophos. Clear, concise and differentiated communication skills are essential. This person must be familiar and comfortable with current market trends, security software, cloud or mobile. Finally, creativity, a sense of humor and a hearty appetite for growth are a must. This is a hands-on role that requires commitment and dedication to innovation and teamwork as the pathway to success.

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

        PR Manager

        – Santa Clara, CA, USA

        Sophos seeks a creative, results-driven and self-motivated PR professional to own and drive media coverage for Sophos in the US and Canada. As the PR Manager for one of the largest regions, you will play a key role in helping the company to promote its expertise, products and spokespeople; re-enforce & extend its position as an influential and trusted voice in small business and personal internet security; and help to grow audiences, traffic and engagement in social communities. In this role, you will collaborate with a team of highly talented social media, analyst relations, PR professionals, marketers and agency partners, while building an industry-leading media presence for Sophos. Clear, concise and differentiated communication skills are essential. This person must be familiar and comfortable with current market trends, security software, cloud or mobile. Finally, creativity, a sense of humor and a hearty appetite for growth are a must. This is a hands-on role that requires commitment and dedication to innovation and teamwork as the pathway to success.

        • Candidates in other metro areas of CA are welcome to apply

          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.

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

          Principal Software Engineer, Cloud

          – San Mateo, CA, 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.

          Product Marketing Manager, Mobile

          – Burlington, MA, USA

          Sophos is known for simple, innovative technologies and products, and for the people behind them.  As a Product Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for the outbound marketing activities for your products. You will craft the messaging and positioning for products. You'll conceive and develop innovative marketing programs that drive demand. Attention to detail and an eye for quality, along with the ability to grasp and translate technical capabilities into benefits is crucial.  In your role as a Product Marketing Manager you will be the expert in buyers, how they buy and their buying criteria and will transfer that knowledge to the sales channel. 

          This role is dedicated to owning and driving Sophos’ marketing efforts for our Mobile Security & Management products, which help IT teams manage and secure data for mobile devices from smartphones to tablets and the cloud. These products are central to the Sophos’ product strategy and adoption and billings are growing fast.  The product management team as well as the development team is located in Germany and Austria, so you must be willing to travel regularly to those locations.

          Product Marketing Manager, Mobile

          – Santa Clara, CA, USA

          Sophos is known for simple, innovative technologies and products, and for the people behind them.  As a Product Marketing Manager, you will be responsible for the outbound marketing activities for your products. You will craft the messaging and positioning for products. You'll conceive and develop innovative marketing programs that drive demand. Attention to detail and an eye for quality, along with the ability to grasp and translate technical capabilities into benefits is crucial.  In your role as a Product Marketing Manager you will be the expert in buyers, how they buy and their buying criteria and will transfer that knowledge to the sales channel. 

          This role is dedicated to owning and driving Sophos’ marketing efforts for our Mobile Security & Management products, which help IT teams manage and secure data for mobile devices from smartphones to tablets and the cloud. These products are central to the Sophos’ product strategy and adoption and billings are growing fast.  The product management team as well as the development team is located in Germany and Austria, so you must be willing to travel regularly to those locations.

          Product Operations Manager, Cloud

          – Burlington, MA, USA

          Working with a dedicated IT development team, deliver a world class operational system for Sophos Cloud – covering quote to invoice and licensing requirements.  Interface at a senior level with vendors and channel partners worldwide to develop requirements and manage expectations.  Analyse business situations, systems and data to develop clear and concise requirements; and deliver solutions that are within target timeframe and budget.  
          Create alignment across the business, interfacing with Engineering, Operations, IT, Finance, Product Management, Product Marketing, Sales and Sales Operations.  Work is performed with minimal direction.

          • Location: Burlington, MA

            QA Software Engineer, Cloud

            – San Mateo, CA, 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.

            Sales Development Representative

            – Burlington, MA, USA

            As a Sales Development Representative you will proactively generate new business opportunities for the entire Sophos product line. New business will be generated via outgoing telephone calls.

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

            Sales Development Representative, LiveChat

            – Burlington, MA, USA

            To proactively generate new business opportunities for the entire Sophos product line based on marketing lead generation activities. The SDR role is to help quantify lead conversion and provide qualitative feedback on lead campaigns and assigned special projects.

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

            Sales Operations Manager

            – Burlington, MA, USA

            The Sr. Manager / Manager Sales Operations is responsible for the overall productivity and effectiveness of the Americas sales organization. He/ she will also work closely with internal and external stakeholders to ensure the appropriate objectives and priorities are enabled within the sales region.

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

            Senior Human Resources Business Partner - Sr HRBP

            – Burlington, MA, USA

            To deliver a robust and proactive business led Human Resource [HR] service with responsibility for supporting the Sales departments based across the USA, as well as global HR projects and day-to-day management of the HR team in Burlington, MA, USA.

            Senior Product Manager, Cloud

            – Burlington, MA, USA

            The Product Manager will report to the Senior Director of Product Management and act as the force behind identifying and communicating the requirements necessary to scale and differentiate Sophos Cloud. Armed with a deep understanding of Sophos’ target customer (persona) the Product Manager will work with a cross-functional team including Partners/Sales, Design, Engineering and Marketing to define the features and functionality and roadmap for Sophos Cloud.

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

            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

              – San Mateo, CA, 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.

              Talent Sourcer

              – Burlington, MA, USA

              To deliver highly qualified candidates by identifying, engaging, and delivering a high caliber pipeline while assisting in meeting aggressive hiring goals as a team.  You will act as an ambassador for the company and be responsible for articulating Sophos’s story, gaining interest in our business, and articulating our value proposition while building a repeatable model for future recruitment projects. To deliver support to the HRBP’s in effectively finding and matching candidates with the roles in which they will be most successful.

              Technical Support Engineer, Cloud L2

              – Burlington, MA, USA

              The Level 2 Technical Support Engineer is responsible for providing world-class Technical Support for Sophos Cloud, to Sophos customers, partners and other engineers.  As a Level 2 Technical Support Engineer you are expected to deliver a customer experience that exceeds expectations and one that is positively reflected in Net Promoter scores and customer feedback.  You will work closely with Level 1 Sophos Cloud Engineers, at times in a mentoring capacity to ensure issues are resolved more quickly and efficiently.  In addition to your external facing responsibilities, it is expected that you are proactive in ensuring that the Sophos Cloud Technical Support Manger and other colleagues are informed of trending issues in a prompt and timely manner.

              • Location: Burlington, MA (North American Headquarters)

              Technical Support Engineer - Endpoint

              – Burlington, MA, USA

              As a Technical Support Engineer, you will have the opportunity to support our customers and learn cutting edge technologies in the dynamic software security space.

              • Location: Burlington, MA (North American Headquarters)

              Technical Support Engineer - Gateway and UTM

              – Burlington, MA, USA

              As a Technical Support Engineer, you will have the opportunity to support our customers and learn cutting edge technologies in the dynamic software security space.

              • Location: Burlington, MA (North American Headquarters)

              VP of OEM Sales and Business Development

              – Burlington, MA, USA

              The VP of OEM Sales & Business Development is responsible for the overall vision, strategy and execution plan to drive OEM sales success.

              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.