Product Engineer

Cranberry, PA
Product Development – Hardware Engineering /
/ Hybrid
Sophos is a worldwide leader in next-generation cybersecurity, protecting more than 500,000 organizations and millions of consumers in more than 150 countries from today’s most advanced cyberthreats. Powered by threat intelligence, AI and machine learning from SophosLabs and SophosAI, Sophos delivers a broad portfolio of advanced products and services to secure users, networks and endpoints against ransomware, malware, exploits, phishing and the wide range of other cyberattacks. Sophos provides a single integrated cloud-based management console, Sophos Central – the centerpiece of an adaptive cybersecurity ecosystem that features a centralized data lake that leverages a rich set of open APIs available to customers, partners, developers, and other cybersecurity vendors. Sophos sells its products and services through reseller partners and managed service providers (MSPs) worldwide. Sophos has major hubs around the globe. More information is available at

Role Summary
This position will work closely with both the Hardware Engineering Team and the Supply Chain (both internal and external teams).  The candidate will monitor and implement changes to the hardware product driven by a variety of reasons including but not limited to quality, feature changes, new part qualifications, etc.  The role also requires activity relating to the New Product Introduction.  NPI activities include: Defining requirements, validating requirements through the early production, and feeding back information critical to product success to the suppliers and hardware teams.  The candidate will ensure the necessary information is gathered and communicated for legal and regulatory compliance on all new hardware products.  Measuring suppliers on the ODM Scorecard will also allow the person in the role to offer continuous improvement opportunities to Sophos and their suppliers.

What You Will Do

    • Define, Manage, and Implement Engineering Changes within the Supply Chain
    • Create Specifications for critical part data for all New Products
    • Control and Schedule Qualification of New component Parts for hardware designs
    • Ensure Legal Compliance is achieved on all New Products
    • Monitor, report, and take action on Quality Issues for units returned from the field
    • Define and Monitor Supply Chain Metrics through the ODM Scorecard

What You Will Bring

    • Proactive approach toward quality
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Demonstrated understanding of Hardware Design Control and Revisioning
    • Knowledge of how the product is manufactured, assembled, and tested in a factory setting
    • Environmental compliance experience is a plus
    • Great communications skills

What's Great About Sophos?
·   Our people – we innovate and create, all of which are accompanied by a great sense of fun and team spirit
·   Employee-led diversity and inclusion networks that build community and provide education and advocacy
·   Annual charity and fundraising initiatives and volunteer days for employees to support local communities
·   Global employee sustainability initiatives to reduce our environmental footprint
·   Global fitness and trivia competitions to keep our bodies and minds sharp
·   Global wellbeing days for employees to relax and recharge 
·   Monthly wellbeing webinars and training to support employee health and wellbeing

Our Commitment To You
We’re proud of the diverse and inclusive environment we have at Sophos, and we’re committed to ensuring equality of opportunity.   We believe that diversity, combined with excellence, builds a better Sophos, so we encourage applicants that can contribute to the diversity of our team.  All applicants will be treated in a fair and equal manner and in accordance with the law regardless of gender, sex, gender reassignment, marital status, race, religion or belief, color, age, military veteran status, disability, pregnancy, maternity or sexual orientation.  We want to give you every opportunity to show us your best self, so if there are any adjustments we could make to the recruitment and selection process to support you, please let us know. 

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