Senior Security Engineer

Cyber Security

New York Permanent $150000 - $200000.00 annually + equity

Join a fintech startup with over $500M in funding and 3M users and build out their US Security function from scratch!

About the role

We are growing our security and tech ops team in New York. As an early employee, you will be directly in charge of designing and building security projects and practices to help a developing, worldwide fintech organization. Working intimately with your partners in Germany and Spain you will concentrate primarily on issues for our impending U.S. launch – specifically, the oversight of our InfoSec compliance programs. We aim to build best practices that apply to every worldwide area and set a trend for an extraordinary security posture throughout our future worldwide development.

What You’ll Be Doing

Dynamic and automated security testing – to secure our inward and outside applications and services. Use system engineering to architect and create solutions that broaden the best in class for cloud-native infrastructure. Build tooling to automate and integrate security as a major aspect of our SDLC. Support and train your associates in the engineering team on rising dangers and latest best practices for creating secure microservices.

Design, Build, and Implement Security Programs – building a solid, local InfoSec program is fundamental to launching in the U.S. You will partake in the oversight and execution of these projects, for example, conducting 3rd party due diligence to evaluate security risks. In case of an incident, you’ll direct forensics to sort out the probability and extent of a breach. You’ll also perform frequent trainings, reviews, and surveys as maintained by our compliance standards

Technical Operations – You’ll lay the basis for our office networks, asset inventory, and software access management. As the US delegate for TechOps, you’ll work with the people group in the onboarding (and potential offboarding) of staff equipment and software access.

Software and Systems Engineering – as a key individual of the engineering organization, you will guide the backend groups on security-first software and systems development practices. During regular code reviews, your input with an eye towards security design and thread modelling will catch potential defects before they are released into production. Our knowledge of secure microservice architectures is consistently enhanced by your proactive research into new attack vectors

Our Ideal profile is:

  • Enthused about information security
  • Deep Expertise in
    • Network and Cloud security
    • Web app security
    • Mobile security
  • Solid comprehension of microservice design and working with scalable software
  • Knowledge of at least one of the following: Java, Kotlin, Go, Python.
  • Has a skill for discovering flaws in programming and can successfully convey how to fix them
  • Familiar with fuzzing as an approach to discover bugs
  • Solid knowledge of secure coding best practice, the OWASP top 10
  • Able to balance product growth with security risk
  • Adverserial mindset and cherishes fighting the bad guys
  • Capacity to be hands-on and drive solutions to completion
  • Has Bachelor’s in Computer Science or related field OR relevant experience.
  • Phenomenal communication skills

What We Offer

  • Working with an enthusiastic and diverse peergroup
  • Chances to work abroad in Europe as part of a worldwide group
  • Autonomy to make design decisions
  • A “get things done” atmosphere
  • Flat structure and open communication
  • Personal growth budget to spend on conferences, online courses and books
  • Fascinating technical problems to solve as we scale

Salt is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

Job Information

Job Reference: JO-1909-153911
Salary: $150000 - $200000.00 annually + equity
Salary per: annually
Job Duration:
Job Start Date: 10/31/2019
Job Industries: Cyber Security
Job Locations: New York
Job Types: Permanent
Job Skills: InfoSec, Java, Penetration Testing, Red Team, Security

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