Software Engineer II (Frontend)

Northern Ireland - Belfast


Northern Ireland - Belfast


Software Engineer II (Frontend)

Rapid7 offers a wide variety of interoperability between both its own and other vendors' products.

The Extension Library is Rapid7's home of plugins, workflows and other integrations that aims to increase our products' value to customers by enabling them to find exactly what they need to secure their services. We are building a platform that tailors content and recommendations to customers based on their usage and use cases to ensure they are covering gaps that they might not even know exist.

Discuss is Rapid7's user driven community where users engage with one another and Rapid7 employees to build an environment where solutions and advice are offered to both common and unique problems.

What you'll do

  • Be involved in building, maintaining, and releasing all our web application frontends
  • Help to shape and define our standards and best practices.
  • Be heavily involved in the design and planning of upcoming features, as we expect our engineers to be first class stakeholders in all parts of the development process. 
  • Work with an embedded UX team and a Product Manager, who work deeply with our product to understand the customers needs. 
  • Work with technologies such as Typescript, React, Javascript, CSS, HTML. 
  • Be excited to learn, and motivated to teach. 

What you'll bring

  • You! you'll bring your perspective, knowledge, preferences and experiences to the table and be supported to maximise your potential to your own benefit, the benefit of the team and the benefit of the organisation as a whole. 
  • A good understanding of the features and best practices of Javascript/Typescript, CSS and preprocessors, HTML, and one or more modern frontend frameworks.
  • Working knowledge of CSS layout techniques and building responsive, accessible applications.
  • Experience working with backend engineers to integrate with APIs.
  • Experience testing UI code.
  • An attitude to thrive in a high-growth, evolving environment
  • Strong focus on building and shipping software solutions that solve problems for our customers

What we Offer

  • Attractive Salary
  • Competitive Pension employer contribution
  • Company Shares plan
  • Generous holiday allowance
  • Flexible working
  • Health insurance for you and your family
  • Life and disability insurance
  • Budget for additional education/development/conferences
  • Enhanced parental pay schemes
  • Healthy snacks and drinks plus regular office breakfast and lunches
  • Monthly outings/Summer party/Christmas party
  • Cycle to work scheme