Software Engineer II - Cloud

US - VA - Arlington


US - VA - Arlington


Product & Engineering

The Opportunity

Rapid7's Cloud Security team is seeking a Software Engineer II to help drive the experience of the InsightCloudSec product forward. 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 are 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 great user experiences, simplifying the complex and delivering achievable value to our customers.

The Role

In this role, you'll help drive the next iteration of one of our key strategic product components. You will work with a passionate group of cloud security engineers to identify and supply recommendations for security vulnerability findings. The component is beginning its next generation and we need your help in implementing these improvements and delivering it to our clients.

In this role, you will

  • Work with Engineering to address specific gaps of coverage in the next generation of this specific component.

  • Help efforts to enrich our content security support and remediation in GO.

  • Implement new features in the next generation of this specific component.

  • Implement prior existing high value features in the next generation of this specific component from prior implementation.

Our Team

  • We focus on detecting security vulnerability configuration findings and providing resolution of said findings to customers before deployment.

  • Our stack includes Angular, AngularJS, React, TypeScript, JavaScript, NodeJS, Python, Go, and AWS services

Qualifications & Traits

  • 1+ years of professional experience with GO, with 1+ years of experience with Python

  • Experience with cloud technologies and security best practices is highly beneficial

  • Understanding of RESTful APIs

  • Knowledge of CSS frameworks such as Sass or LESS

  • Dedication, passion, and an eagerness to learn and improve

  • Strong communication skills

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


Rapid7 (Nasdaq: RPD) is advancing security with visibility, analytics, and automation delivered through our Insight cloud. Our solutions simplify the complex, allowing security teams to work more effectively with IT and development to reduce vulnerabilities, monitor for malicious behavior, investigate and shut down attacks, and automate routine tasks. Over 9,300 customers rely on Rapid7 technology, services, and research to improve security outcomes and securely advance their organization. For more information, visit our website, check out our blog, or follow us on LinkedIn.