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 www.rapid7.com.About the Job
As a Technical Trainer, you will be working with the Education Services Team to deliver world-class training to Rapid7 customers virtually and in-classroom on all rapid7 products. You lend your expertise to provide engaging learning experiences that support our customers in the successful deployment and use of Rapid7 products within their respective organizations. Successful candidates will have experience in information technology and/information security, with a desire to become a high-quality trainer.
Partner with the Education Services team and Rapid7 SMEs to deliver and continually improve highly technical instructor-led training (ILT). You will assist with the review and update of learning materials when not leading a class. Specific tasks would include virtual and classroom ILT, testing lab updates, reviewing content for technical accuracy, and providing feedback on existing course materials. Additionally, you will partner with other teams to identify new course opportunities and learning objectives.
The right individual will bring a passion for the information security industry, learning technologies and an eagerness to master the art of instructor-led training delivery, both virtually and in-classroom. You have a desire to scale customer learning programs in the years ahead. You embrace the opportunity to try new technologies and grow with Rapid7.
Team player who thrives in a dynamic environment
Strong drive to look at challenges and help define solutions
Excellent problem solving and critical thinking skills
Eagerness to learn and willingness to share own knowledge
Available for regular business travel (up to 50%)
Technical Knowledge & Skills
Solid presentation skills, comfortable delivering to a variety of audiences
Ability to manage a virtual classroom with a variety of learner skill levels
Thorough understanding of vulnerability management and incident response
Familiar with instructional design, and development of technical learning content
Strong attention to detail, written, and oral communication skills
Proficiency with security applications and Rapid7 products a plus
Experience with application security a plus
Education and Certifications: ANY of the following
InfoSec industry certifications preferred
B.S. in Computer Science or Information Security
Professional certification from online training organizations
Certified Technical Trainer credential from a military or government agency