Senior Network Security Engineer | On-prem and Cloud



Prague, Czechia
Posted on Monday, September 25, 2023

Senior Network Security Engineer | On-prem and Cloud

We are looking for a Network Security Engineer to join us on our mission to make the internet a safer place. You will be a problem solver who is able to turn little observations into major problem-solving events and you will work on things that matter with smart, committed, and passionate people.

About the Team

We are a high performing team responsible for the global network and network security infrastructure estate for Rapid7. Our mission is to create scalable, secure and integrated solutions for our internal customers. This will include some traditional on-prem environments and also diverse Cloud environments.

About the Role

As a Network Security Engineer you will work as part of a small team with responsibility for designing, maintaining and implementing all infrastructure network systems. In this role, you will have the opportunity to make a major impact on the internal infrastructure of Rapid7.

In this role, you will:

  • Review, design, and build secure scalable networks

  • Collaborate with and support our information security, IT, and other teams to build, deploy, troubleshoot, and maintain network security systems

  • Work towards evolving our network toward a Zero Trust model

  • Research and recommend innovative, and where possible, automated approaches for network systems tasks

  • Perform daily monitoring of the network,, verifying the integrity and availability of all network security systems

The skills you’ll bring include:

  • Network/security certifications such as CCNA, CWNA, Network+, Security+, CCNP, OSCP, CCIE Experience designing and building virtual/cloud and on-premise corporate networks with complex routing, switching and security

  • Experience with GCP & AWS cloud network architectures and computing

  • 2+ years of coding experience with one or more languages such as Python or Golang. You are going to be coding lots of things for automation so this one is important

  • Experience configuring and maintaining network devices, such as next-gen firewalls and switches

  • Experience with the standards compliance process

  • Excellent time management and prioritisation skills with a proven ability to plan, prioritise, and execute projects autonomously or in coordination with other teams

It would be great if you also had:

  • Experience with AI

  • Experience with Identity Access Management

  • Experience implementing, administering, and using Rapid7 products (e.g. InsightVM/Nexpose, InsightIDR, InsightConnect, etc.)

  • Experience with network vulnerability testing tools

We know that the best ideas and solutions come from multi-dimensional teams. Teams reflecting a variety of backgrounds and professional experiences. If you are excited about this role and feel your experience can make an impact, please don’t be shy - apply today.

About Rapid7

At Rapid7, we are on a mission to create a secure digital world for our customers, our industry, and our communities. We do this by embracing tenacity, passion, and collaboration to challenge what’s possible and drive extraordinary impact.

Here, we’re building a dynamic workplace where everyone can have the career experience of a lifetime. We challenge ourselves to grow to our full potential. We learn from our missteps and celebrate our victories. We come to work every day to push boundaries in cybersecurity and keep our 10,000 global customers ahead of whatever’s next.

Join us and bring your unique experiences and perspectives to tackle some of the world’s biggest security challenges.