Senior Full Stack Engineer

Canada - Toronto


Canada - Toronto


Product & Engineering

The Opportunity

Rapid7's Endpoint Engineering is seeking a full stack engineer to join a new software team dedicated to enhancing our XDR capability, increasing the agility with which we deliver new capabilities.  As a member of this team, you'll help to kickstart new ideas and functionality as well as collaborate with other teams on high impact, highly visible initiatives.

This is a great opportunity for someone who is adaptable and embraces a variety of challenges.  As a part of a new team, you'll work on building this new functionality from scratch. You will build up a set of skills and experiences in both on premise software and cloud software development.

Rapid7's Platform Engineering team is responsible for delivering foundational services that power all of Rapid7's security products on our cloud-based Insight Platform. Our microservice architecture, built on top of cloud technologies including AWS and Kuberenetes, is designed to deliver a secure, reliable and resilient platform for both our customers to use and developers to build upon. We are focused on developing powerful experiences that enable our customers to move seamlessly between our portfolio of solutions to secure their environments with ease.

The Role

In this role, you'll  collaborate with product managers, UX teams and fellow engineers to design and build the best experience possible for our customer in an agile and flexible environment. This is an exciting opportunity to work on a cloud-based, SAAS product and is open to enthusiastic full stack developers. Join the security software revolution at Rapid7, building amazing user experiences with cutting edge technologies.

In this role, you will:

  • Work across the full stack. Design, implement and maintain cloud based services using Java, react, and AWS based technologies

  • Prototype and develop new and emerging ideas, solving problems that haven't been solved before

  • Participate in all parts of the development lifecycle from design to coding to deployment to maintenance and operations

Our team:

  • We focus on cross-functional team collaboration where engineers, product managers, and designers all work together to solve customer problems and build exciting features.

  • We love new ideas and are eager to see what your experiences can bring to help influence our technical and product vision.

  • Team members may be located throughout our North America, Belfast, Boston locations

  • Our stack includes Java, Spring, React, and AWS services maintained via Terraform. While past experience in our stack helps, the team enjoys new engineers looking to learn outside their comfort zone as well as those eager to mentor future team members.

Qualifications and traits:

  • A demonstrable passion for the craft of software development, including active or recent experience with React and Java

  • BS/MS in Computer Science (or equivalent experience)

  • Knowledge of microservice architectures built on top of public cloud computing such as AWS

  • Strong development practices in a rapidly-shipping, Agile team (writing and maintaining clean, readable and testable code)

  • A willingness to learn and grow your coding skill set and career!

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related technical field or equivalent practical experience