Senior Blockchain Security Engineer

About the team:

Robinhood’s Security Solutions & Assessments team is looking for a senior blockchain security engineer to join our team
The Security Solutions & Assessments works with teams across Robinhood and its subsidiaries to ensure our products and services are secure and our customer’s data is protected
You will be working alongside our Crypto business to aid in influencing business decisions and new product launches by performing security assessments and providing solutions and recommendations

We’re looking for tech professionals who are deeply passionate about security and privacy

What you’ll do day-to-day:

  • Perform proactive assessments covering infrastructure, secure and resilient architecture, data security (including privacy), identity and access management, application and product security for our Crypto business
  • Prioritize and drive the reduction of discovered security issues, vulnerabilities, and risks by partnering with the business to provide recommendations and solutions
  • Work with technical leads to develop strategies, programs, systems and tools that enhance our approach in keeping our products, data, and customers safe and secure
  • Collaborate with partner security teams to help safeguard Robinhood’s data and infrastructure
  • Provide technical expertise on Robinhood’s Security and Privacy solutions, policies, procedures, and standards
  • Stay up to date on the direction of emerging security, privacy, blockchain technologies, and industry trends

About you:

  • 4+ years of experience conducting cyber security assessments
  • 3+ years of experience engineering security solutions
  • 2+ years of experience specializing in assessing and securing blockchain applications and infrastructure
  • Deep understanding of blockchain technologies, protocols, exploits, and frameworks and associated security risks
  • Security domain knowledge across many cyber security disciplines 
  • Outside-the-box thinking (adversary mentality)
  • Experience communicating effectively with technical/non-technical and executive-level audiences
  • Working knowledge of Go or Python for interacting with security tooling APIs
  • Security automation experience is a plus
  • Security technical report writing is a plus
  • AWS experience is a plus

The expected salary range for this role is based on the location where the work will be performed and is aligned to one of 3 compensation zones
This role is also eligible to participate in a Robinhood bonus plan and Robinhood’s equity plan
US Zone 1: $187000 – $220000US Zone 2: $165000 – $194000US Zone 3: $146000 – $172000

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