Sr Software Engineer

US - VA - Arlington

Location(s)

US - VA - Arlington, US - CA - Los Angeles

Team(s)

Product & Engineering


Senior Software Engineer: The Opportunity

Rapid7's Cloud Security practice is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to work on our InsightCloudSec product. Come help us build and scale the next iteration of our cloud security platform. Our team develops the frameworks and technologies that are at the core of the InsightCloudSec product: providing real time visibility and security posture management across all of the major cloud providers.

We take a customer centric approach to cloud security with clear and contextual insights into compliance, risk and exposure by bringing together data from all security dimensions -- configuration, runtime/behavior, vulnerabilities, IAM, etc. -- to help customers close the security achievement gap. We're at an exciting point in our growth where there's ample opportunities to make a big impact in scaling the people, process and technology in service of that mission. We welcome passion and expertise around data quality, systems thinking and cutting through the noise to deliver great experiences to customers.

Qualifications & Traits

  • 3+ years of experience as a software engineer

  • A demonstrable passion for the craft of software development, including active or recent Python, Go or similar experience

  • Special interest in the areas of large scale data ingestion, enrichment, and lineage.

  • Knowledge of micro and monolithic service architectures built on top of public cloud computing such as AWS.

  • Knowledge of public/private cloud computing technologies such as Amazon Web Services, Google Cloud Platform, Azure, and Kubernetes.

  • Desire to collaborate with our other product teams to think strategically about how to solve problems

  • BS in computer science or equivalent practical experience