Manager, Cloud Infrastructure Services

Budapest, HU, 1117

Engineering

Sophos Overview – Cybersecurity Evolved

As a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, Sophos protects nearly 400,000 organizations of all sizes in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by SophosLabs – a global threat intelligence and data science team – Sophos’ cloud-native and AI-enhanced solutions secure endpoints (laptops, servers and mobile devices) and networks against evolving cybercriminal tactics and techniques, including automated and active-adversary breaches, ransomware, malware, exploits, data exfiltration, phishing, and more. The award-winning Sophos Central cloud-based platform integrates Sophos’ entire portfolio of best-of-breed products, from the Intercept X endpoint solution to the XG Firewall, into a single system called Synchronized Security. Sophos products are exclusively available through a global channel of more than 47,000 partners and Managed Service Providers (MSPs). Sophos also makes its innovative commercial technologies available to consumers via Sophos Home. The company is headquartered in Oxford, U.K., and is publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange under the symbol “SOPH.”

Manager, Cloud Infrastructure Services (Budapest)

 

Summary

 

The Cloud Infrastructure Services (CIS) Manager will lead the CIS function in Budapest, working closely with engineering leadership and Sophos Labs in Budapest and globally.  The CIS team is dedicated to ensuring that the technologies which underpin Sophos products are at the leading edge; resilient; and highly available to internal and external customers globally. We are a highly technical team responsible for delivering infrastructure that supports detection and analysis of malicious security threats and release of protection to 100m+ endpoints. We also provide public facing systems and cloud services to Sophos customers, relying on Cloud Technology like Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Azure as well as our own data centers utilizing VMware.

 

Gartner rates Sophos as a leader in both End Point Platforms and Unified Threat Management. For the right candidate, this is an opportunity to work with an industry leading team, building industry leading products, sold by the best sales and marketing organizations in the industry – all while helping the world be more secure.  The CIS manager will lead a growing, complex enterprise scale environment, enabling the team to make a valuable and genuine contribution toward Sophos’ growth, innovation and vision.

 

Position Requirements

 

  • Prior experience directly managing a team of technical contributors
  • Hiring and development of direct reports
  • Demonstrated interest in continuous learning and desire to develop others
  • Demonstrated experience managing technical infrastructure or SRE/DevOps teams, including experience with second- or third-line infrastructure support
  • Demonstrated experience managing cloud based / SaaS infrastructure technologies. 
  • Strong Linux system administration background and administration of AWS
  • Demonstrated experience establishing SLA’s and building a world class function supported with quantifiable results and metrics
  • Demonstrated experience identifying, negotiating and managing third party suppliers, including public cloud providers (e.g. AWS)
  • Demonstrated ability to establish and maintain successful relationships with customers
  • Demonstrated experience supporting/influencing varied organizational needs while setting and maintaining standards
  • Demonstrated ability to optimize and manage within budget
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate effectively and influence an organization's thinking 
  • Eagerness to support our values - Simplicity, Empowerment, Passion, Innovation, Authenticity.

 

Equal Opportunities

Sophos is committed to equality opportunity in all areas of its work. All qualified applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, marital status, race, religion, colour, age, disability or sexual orientation.

If you choose to explore this opportunity, and subsequently share your CV or other personal details with Sophos, these details will be held by Sophos for 12 months in accordance with our data protection policy which can be found here and used by our recruitment team to contact you regarding this or other relevant opportunities at Sophos.  If you would like Sophos to delete or update your details at any time, please reply to this or other emails from Sophos clearly stating your request, or follow the steps set out in the data protection policy describing your individual rights.  If you have any questions about Sophos’ data protection practices please contact dataprotection@sophos.com.

At Sophos, we want every organization to be protected by innovative, next-generation IT security, even those who don't have a huge IT staff. We protect organizations of all sizes, all around the world by making enterprise-grade security that is simple to deploy, manage, and use. It is our passion, and something we are truly proud of.


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