Senior Software Engineer - FedRAMP

US - TX - Austin

Location(s)

US - TX - Austin, US - VA - Arlington

Team(s)

Product & Engineering


At Rapid7, you'll join a world class team of thinkers and problem solvers building a modern security platform. We're seeking a highly motivated team member to help ensure our platform is secure, reliable and available for thousands of customers that rely on it every day. Our team  focuses on enabling the product teams to develop and run their microservices on secure and scalable infrastructure. We strive to provide a streamlined development experience to our fellow engineers. Additionally we work to maintain a secure and reliable product experience for our customers.

Required Technical skills:

  • AWS Experience (EC2, S3, VPCs, EKS, RDS specifically)

  • Linux system experience.

  • Strong debugging skills.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Experience and understanding working with legal and regulatory standards (PCI, Fedramp, CCPA, GDPR, etc.)

  • FedRamp experience (ideally AWS GovCloud)

  • Docker

  • Kubernetes

  • Terraform

  • Jenkins

  • Configuration Management (Chef or Ansible)

  • SQL

  • Spinnaker

  • Git

What you will do:

  • Help make kubernetes the foundation of our microservice environment.

  • Design, build and maintain tools/processes to effectively secure our cloud-based (AWS) environments

  • Guide teams with DevOps best practices, including improved scalability, performance, reliability, and speed to market

  • Stay current on security industry trends and topics, and evangelize those concepts within the organization

  • Proactively meet standards for information security and compliance, such as ISO27001, SOC2, FedRAMP, etc

  • Drive work products with alliances in making critical decisions around multiple technical workstreams

  • Provide guidance in technical design, and plan team activities and providing direction to team members

  • Develop and maintain internal automation that improves the efficiency, reliability and security of microservice operations and deployments.

  • Maintain and improve production facing infrastructure

  • Develop new ways to improve the security of customer data following the least access principle.

  • Educate and mentor fellow engineers on internal tooling and AWS architecture.

Rapid7 (Nasdaq: RPD) is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation delivered through our Insight cloud. Our solutions simplify the complex, allowing security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. Over 9,300 customers rely on Rapid7 technology, services, and research to improve security outcomes and securely advance their organization. For more information, visit our website, check out our blog, or follow us on LinkedIn.