DevOps Engineer II

Northern Ireland - Belfast


Northern Ireland - Belfast


Product & Engineering

At Rapid7, we're building a security analytics platform to help customers easily find, manage and reduce risk. We're seeking a number of highly motivated individuals to help ensure our platform stays secure, reliable and available for thousands of customers that rely on it every day.

The Platform Delivery team is a high-profile group supporting all Rapid7 products from development tooling to cloud infrastructure management and cloud operations. We work directly with developers to maximize and ensure the performance and uptime of our SaaS products. We strive to maintain a DevOps culture, empowering development while promoting security and reliability. We are a global team with a local focus working alongside our product development teams to bring the next generation of security solutions to our customers. 

This role will focus on the security aspects of our analytics platform.  You'll work closely with our Information Security teams to devise and implement security best-practices across our cloud infrastructure.


  • Engage with our Information Security teams to continually evolve how we protect our customers' data and our platform

  • Collaborate with engineering teams to level-up security across our platform - from design to deployment to operations, monitoring, upgrade and maintenance

  • Automate infrastructure through Terraform, Jenkins, Chef, Ansible and Docker/Kubernetes


  • Proven experience working with SaaS services and infrastructure

  • Proficient in AWS services, including EC2, RDS, VPC networking, S3. 

  • Networking and linux system administration skills

  • Goal-driven, positive attitude with strong communication skills 

  • Comfortable with one or more of the following - languages: Python, Ruby, Javascript, Java, Bash 

  • Working knowledge with one or more of the following - Terraform, CloudFormation, Chef, Ansible, Puppet

  • Passionate about developer experiences and making things happen

  • Never done mentality