Software Engineer II - Devops

US - TX - Austin


US - TX - Austin


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.

  • Experience with object oriented programming, ideally one of the following Java, Ruby, or Python.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Docker

  • Kubernetes

  • Terraform

  • Jenkins

  • Configuration Management (Chef or Ansible)

  • SQL

  • ElasticSearch

  • Cassandra

  • Spinnaker

  • Git


What you will do:

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

  • Maintain and improve production facing infrastructure such as elasticsearch and cassandra.

  • 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.

  • Help make kubernetes the foundation of our microservice environment.

  • Work closely with our product teams to help establish, build, and maintain standards and best-practices for operationalizing the Insight Platform, running inside the AWS cloud.

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.