Senior Software Engineer, Automation

US - CA - Los Angeles

Location(s)

US - CA - Los Angeles

Team(s)

Product & Engineering


Join the SecOps software revolution at Rapid7, building amazing products with the latest technologies. We are looking for a creative and highly-motivated problem solver, someone who enjoys mentoring their team mates based on their own experience to join a new team of contributors for InsightVM in Los Angeles. IVM is a cloud and on-premise hybrid application that scans for and manages vulnerabilities found in our customer's environments.

What you'll do

You will collaborate with product managers, UX teams and fellow engineers to help enhance and add to InsightVM's capabilities. You will help us ensure our user experiences deliver value and are reliable time and time again. You will lead and collaborate with our team to ensure we have the right test & code coverage that will give us high confidence in our product releases. 

What you'll bring

  • The desire to do it all; research, design, build, test and own.

  • Be creative; we build shared tooling and solutions.

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

  • Be inquisitive; always asking questions, learning and trying new technologies.

  • Be a mentor; take the time to share your experience with others.

  • Be a leader; do right by your team and inspire others to be their best.

Desired Experience

  • 4+ years of software development

  • Experience with Git, maven, gradle or similar tools

  • CI/CD tools such as Jenkins

  • Test Driven Development

  • Scripting background

  • Experience in automating REST APIs

  • Understanding of XML

  • UI automation experience - Cypress / Cucumber / Selenium / Cucumber / Ruby / JavaScript

  • Ability to think as a user/customer

  • Participate in all facets of the SDLC (from the initial concept to the final release)

  • Review code and technical documents

  • Relational databases, preferably PostgreSQL

What's in it for You?

  • Be part of a great technical environment

  • Be challenged on new and interesting projects

  • Lots of room to make an impact and grow with us

  • Work on something cool that makes a difference

  • Influence the development of a well known cyber security product that impacts real people

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

  • Build brand new features from the ground up that are core to the business.

  • Have your voice heard! Think a process isn't working or a feature needs a better design/experience? We want to make things better, people around you will listen and help make it happen.

We offer

  • Attractive Salary & Equity shares

  • Competitive Pension employer contribution

  • Unlimited PTO

  • Flexible working and the option to work from home

  • Health insurance for you and your family 

  • Life and disability insurance

  • Budget for additional education/development

  • Healthy (and some unhealthy) snacks and drinks plus regular office breakfast and lunches

  • Happy Hours, social outings, Summer party & Holiday party

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

  • Book club, lunch and learns and a culture of continual learning

  • Snacks and occasional happy hours