Lead Product Manager



Belfast, UK
Posted on Friday, July 14, 2023

Are you a Product Professional who is passionate about making a measurable impact through delivering innovative solutions? Are you motivated to improve customer experiences to help them better manage their security posture? Do you want to join a global technology company with a strong foothold in the cyber security industry with a rich people-centric culture? Explore our Lead Product Manager Role below….

About the Team

Rapid7’s Assessment & Response (A&R) Practice is responsible for helping security teams find, prioritize and reduce risk across applications, cloud environments, and traditional infrastructure. Our teams design, build and manage application security, cloud security, vulnerability management, and offensive security products. Our customers use our products to improve their security posture and collaborate with stakeholders as effectively and efficiently as possible.

About the Role

We are looking for an experienced product leader with a proven track record in new product formulation, development, and launch. The ideal candidate possesses a strong technical background and thrives in a fast-paced, dynamic environment while demonstrating excellent communication and problem-solving skills.

This role is based in Belfast but can be flexible across the UK and Ireland for the right candidate. You will be working closely with customers, sales, marketing, user experience and engineering teams to connect the dots between the customer, the technology, and the business. This is a unique opportunity to drive tremendous impact in a hot market and help guide a new product from conception to launch!

In this role, you will:

  • Work with product leadership, user experience and engineering teams to develop product plans aligned with market requirements and opportunities for growth.

  • Lead cross-team collaboration for product planning, prioritization, development, launch and on-going enhancements that balance responsiveness to customer needs with strategic market impact.

  • Encourage data driven product decisions leveraging market research, utilization metrics, user feedback and customer partnership.

  • Work with product and marketing leadership to develop content, messaging and competitive positioning based on customer value and real world use cases.

  • Be an advocate for the new product across the organization, with analysts, and with existing and prospective customers.

The skills you’ll bring include:

  • 5+ years of experience in product management roles

  • 3+ years of cloud security experience, application security experience is a plus

  • Demonstrated success in planning, managing and launching products

  • Engineering experience working with public cloud infrastructure and security a plus

  • Strong organization and planning skills

  • Analytical, problem solving mindset

  • Healthy curiosity, thirst for knowledge and willingness to get hands-on

  • Excellent communication skills for technical and non-technical topics

  • Passion for research and keeping up to date with competitive and industry trends

  • Ability to partner with others and drive toward solutions

We know that the best ideas and solutions come from multi-dimensional teams. That’s because these teams reflect a variety of backgrounds and professional experiences. If you are excited about this role and feel your experience can make an impact, please don’t be shy - apply today.

About Rapid7
At Rapid7, we are on a mission to create a secure digital world for our customers, our industry, and our communities. We do this by embracing tenacity, passion, and collaboration to challenge what’s possible and drive extraordinary impact.

Here, we’re building a dynamic workplace where everyone can have the career experience of a lifetime. We challenge ourselves to grow to our full potential. We learn from our missteps and celebrate our victories. We come to work every day to push boundaries in cybersecurity and keep our 10,000 global customers ahead of whatever’s next.

Join us and bring your unique experiences and perspectives to tackle some of the world’s biggest security challenges.