Software Engineer II - InsightCloudSec

Northern Ireland - Belfast


Northern Ireland - Belfast


Product & Engineering

Rapid7 (NASDAQ: RPD) is helping organizations around the globe advance securely. Our technology, services, and community-focused research simplify complexity for security teams. This helps them to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. With more than 9000 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. Learn more at

The Cloud Security Practice is responsible for the InsightCloudSec product, which provides customers with the ability to see their cloud resources and identify risks and vulnerabilities caused by misconfigurations. Learn more at

We are looking for a dedicated Software Engineer to join our growing engineering team. This person should bring deep curiosity about all areas of technology, as well as experience in Python, cloud technologies, automation, and finding simple solutions to complex problems. This individual will be responsible for developing new innovative features of our cloud automation platform. As a rapidly growing organisation we pride ourselves on providing opportunities for advancement to match your career aspirations.


  • Drive all phases of the software development life cycle utilizing Agile Scrum methodology.

  • Work with a cross-functional group to design and implement innovative features.

  • Collaborate internationally to make the world more secure.

  • Code, code, and more code!


  • 2+ years of experience as a software developer.

  • Good understanding of Python. Well-rounded experience in other languages/paradigms is a bonus.

  • Hands-on experience with databases. Ideally, experienced with MySQL. 

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

  • Knowledge of Docker/Container based technologies.

  • Self-motivated, collaborative, personable, and diligent work ethic.