Job Directory Software Engineer I - DevOps

Software Engineer I - DevOps
Austin, TX

Companies like
are looking for tech talent like you.

On Hired, employers apply to you with up-front salaries.
Sign up to start matching for free.


Job Description


At Rapid7, we're building a security analytics platform to help customers easily find, manage and reduce risk. We seek a highly motivated technical leader to help ensure our platform is secure, reliable and available for thousands of customers that rely on it every day.

You are a problem solver, passionate about eliminating toil through development and automation. Processing billions of daily events in the cloud excites you. You are ready to partner with teams across a global organization to build a modern scalable infrastructure. You are a developer at heart, but possess a wide range of skills across networking, Linux sysadmin, configuration management, clustered datastores, cloud services and deployment technologies.

The Platform Delivery team is a high-profile group that supports all Rapid7 products through dev tooling and cloud operations. We work directly with developers to ensure high uptime of our SaaS products. We strive to maintain a DevOps culture, empowering development while promoting security and reliability.


Engage with other engineering teams to improve the lifecycle of services on our platform - from design to deployment to operation and maintenance

Optimize our SaaS platform for performance and cost effectiveness

Monitor and scale distributed services in AWS and clustered datastores such as Cassandra

Participate in sustainable on-call incident response followed by blameless postmortems

Automate infrastructure through Terraform or CloudFormation, Chef, and Docker/Kubernetes


Exposure to scaling SaaS services and infrastructure

Goal-driven, positive attitude with strong communication skills

Exposure to AWS services, including EC2, RDS, EMR, VPC networking, S3, etc.

Comfortable with one or more of: Python, Ruby, Javascript, Java, Bash

Working knowledge with one or more of: Terraform, CloudFormation, Chef, Ansible, Puppet

Passionate about developer experiences

Let your dream job find you.

Sign up to start matching with top companies. It’s fast and free.