Systems Engineer

Boston, Massachusetts, United States Full-time

iboss has created the first and only Secure Cloud Gateway specifically designed to solve the challenge of securing distributed organizations. Built for the cloud, iboss leverages an elastic, node-based architecture that provides advanced security for today’s decentralized organizations and scales to meet the ever-increasing bandwidth needs of tomorrow. The iboss Secure Cloud Gateway is backed by more than 100 patents and protects over 4,000 organizations worldwide, making iboss one of the fastest growing cybersecurity companies in the world.

BRIEF SUMMARY

Systems Engineers interface directly with internal and external stakeholders to derive project plans for iboss product/service implementations and subsequently drive those projects to successful completion. An ideal candidate for this role will have prior experience successfully managing multiple simultaneous complex projects involving technical software implementations and be customer interfacing.

RESPONSIBILITIES

  • Develop and maintain procedures for successful interoperation between project management, product management, sales, and technical implementation teams.
  • Document, track, organize, and oversee all external product technical implementation projects
  • Marshal internal and external resources in support of deriving initial project plans, timelines, risks, and deliverables.
  • Coordinate, facilitate, and attend internal and external meetings in support of tracking project status.
  • Regularly communicate project status to internal and external stakeholders.
  • In collaboration with Technical Implementation Team Leads, assign activities and work efforts to internal resources.
  • Identify and assist in mitigating risk related to project success.
  • Estimate, track, and manage project budget requirements.
  • Escalate gating issues to sales, product management, and technical implementation management teams.

SKILLS/QUALIFICATIONS

The responsibilities described above are essential functions of the job. The qualifications below are representative of the knowledge, skills, qualities, and/or abilities required. 

  • Previous professional project management and client interfacing experience
  • Current PMP or comparable industry certification desirable
  • Expert with developing and maintaining Gantt charts
  • Possess a strong work ethic and team player mentality
  • Excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • Highly developed sense of integrity and commitment to customer satisfaction
  • Strong detail orientation and listening skills
  • Well-developed time management skills
  • Strong decision making and analytical abilities

Benefits 

  • Health, Vision, Dental, Chiropractic - open to domestic partners
  • 401K with company match
  • Paid Time Off (PTO)
  • Short Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Commuter Benefits
  • Company paid holidays
  • Optimistic, supportive, and FUN work environment
  • Free catered lunch every Friday
  • Free snacks
  • Free on-site gym membership
  • Close to public transportation
 

The duties and responsibilities described above are essential functions of the job.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a veteran or as an individual with a disability.

*This position is not eligible for sponsorship of work visas