Senior Software Engineer - VRM

Canada - Toronto


Canada - Toronto


Product & Engineering

Defending the digital world

As cybercriminals become more sophisticated, we need to provide simple, yet powerful solutions to help our customers defend their digital environments. Are you up for the challenge?

Who We Are

Rapid7 helps organizations around the globe advance securely. Our technology, services, and community-focused research simplify complexity for security teams, helping them reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behaviour, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. With more than 9,000 customers across 120 countries, Rapid7 is a recognized leader in cybersecurity that has proudly earned numerous industry accolades and strong recognition for our technology and culture.

Meet the team

Job Overview:

Join the SecOps software revolution at Rapid7, building amazing user experiences with the latest technologies. As a member of the InsightVM team in Toronto, Ontario you will help us build the best vulnerability management solution in the industry. We are looking for the brightest and most passionate software engineers to lead the charge as we continue to revolutionize and innovate the information security industry. 

The ideal candidate is a creative problem solver with passion and hunger to make an impact. You will be expected to bring all your creativity and engineering skills to help us simplify security for our users. You will collaborate with other backend developers, software architects, product managers and the rest of our diverse and passionate organization to build the best experience possible for our customers in an agile and flexible environment.

This is an exciting opportunity to work on a cloud-based, SAAS product and is open to enthusiastic and talented developers. Join the security software revolution at Rapid7, building amazing user experiences with cutting edge technologies.

What You'll Bring

  • Relevant experience in a similar environment

  • Desire to do it all; design, build, test, deploy and own

  • Be creative; we build shared service and infrastructure.

  • Be collaborative; work with teams across the globe as well as with your team-mates.

  • Be inquisitive; always asking questions, self-driven, learning and trying new technologies


We know this is the fun stuff you scroll through the Job Spec looking for. Below is a non-exhaustive list of some of the tech stack we currently employ. It would be good if you knew about some of them, but you should also be willing to learn, and perhaps even bring some new ideas to the table.

  • AWS (core services include EC2, SQS/SNS, S3, RDS, Lambda)

  • Microservices

  • Java (frameworks include Spring Boot, jOOQ)

  • Python

  • GraphQL

  • CI/CD (GitHub, Jenkins, Spinnaker)

  • Agile delivery

What's in it for You?

  • Be challenged.

  • Be part of a great technical environment

  • Contribute to all parts of the microservice architecture from design to deployment, testing & upkeep and everything in between

  • Be both Student and Teacher to everyone you work with in a culture that focuses on intellectual curiosity and development.

  • Work on key customer features that will bring the product portfolio to the next level

The Perks:

  • Cold Brew coffee on the tap in the office

  • Beer, spirits and the good company to share it with

  • Unlimited Paid Time Off policy

  • Brand new modern office space with stand up desks

  • Budget for additional education/development

  • Lunch and learns and a culture of continual learning

  • Ping pong, card games and people that will play and probably beat you

  • Snacks and weekly happy hour (we are still running it virtually!)