Senior Software Engineer - DevOps

Cambridge, MA

Location

Cambridge, MA

Team

Product & Engineering


Job Overview:

Rapid7, LLC is building a world-class Platform Delivery team in Cambridge, MA!

As a member of our Platform Delivery team, you'll have the opportunity to contribute to a high-profile group that plays a critical role in your organization. This team works cross-functionally across engineering departments to ensure the timely release of multiple products.  In this role, you'll deliver and monitor state-of-the-art cloud applications using Amazon Web Services.

We strive to maintain a DevOps culture (empowering development, infrastructure as source, etc) for a growing set of micro-service based SaaS products.

 

What does your day to day look like?

  • Contribute or create new open source tooling such as convection or propsd to ship software better and faster
  • Collaborate with other teams to deliver software (mainly into AWS but also on-prem)
  • Provide guidance and support to help colleagues create good software
  • Automate all the things!

Who are you?

  • Collaborates well in a team environment
  • Sensitive to clients' needs
  • You enjoy administering complex systems at scale
  • Likes to automate things (we use Chef)

What does our Software Stack look like?

  • A lot of our open source tools are written in Ruby and Javascript
  • Our Software is mostly Java
  • We use AWS to host our SaaS applications
  • We use a wide variety of storage backends, such as Redis, MySQL, PostgreSQL & Cassandra
  • We use Jenkins to build all the things

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