Senior Security Information Engineer

What You’ll Do:

  • Plan, implement, upgrade, and monitor security measures for the protection of Ripple’s computer networks and information. 
  • Design and implement corporate IT and infrastructure security solutions. 
  • Perform risk assessments and execute tests of data processing systems, in order to ensure functioning of Ripple’s data processing activities and security measures. 
  • Assess system vulnerabilities for security risks, and propose and implement risk mitigation strategies. 
  • Build solutions for automated detection and response to security incidents. 
  • Ensure appropriate security controls are in place to safeguard Ripple’s digital files and vital electronic infrastructure. 
  • Modify computer security systems to incorporate new software, correct errors, and implement new technologies to meet Ripple’s business needs. 
  • Monitor security systems, monitor use of data files, and regulate access to safeguard information in computer files. 
  • Respond to computer security breaches and review violations of computer security procedures to ensure violations are not repeated. 
  • Document security procedures, processes, and tests for Ripple’s IT and infrastructure programs to ensure the highest level of security compliance.

What We’re Looking For:

Must have a Bachelor’s degree in Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field plus 6 years of experience (of which 5 years must be post-baccalaureate progressive) in security engineering; or a Master’s degree in Electronics Engineering, Computer Science, or a related field plus 4 years of experience in security engineering.

Of the required experience, must have 3 years of experience in each of the following (which may be gained concurrently): building security standards and procedures; implementing security tools in business processes; performing security assessments for complex systems; engaging with external security researchers to remediate issues; creating threat models for information systems; performing code reviews to detect vulnerabilities; and, testing with popular application and infrastructure security tools such as Burp, Nessus, Nmap, or similar.

Of the required experience, must have 2 years of experience in at least three of the following technologies (which may be gained concurrently): Firewall/VPN; IPS/IDS; Email Security; Penetration Tests; Application Code Reviews; API Testing; Vulnerability Scanning; AV; EDR; SIEM; MDM; DLP; or, IAM.

To apply, please email resume to: and must reference Job #DS02 to be considered.



  • The chance to work in a fast-paced start-up environment with experienced industry leaders
  • A learning environment where you can dive deep into the latest technologies and make an impact
  • Competitive salary and equity
  • 100% paid medical and dental and 95% paid vision insurance for employees starting on your first day
  • 401k (with match), commuter benefits
  • Industry-leading parental leave policies
  • Generous wellness reimbursement and weekly onsite programs
  • Flexible vacation policy – work with your manager to take time off when you need it
  • Employee giving match
  • Modern office in San Francisco’s Financial District
  • Fully-stocked kitchen with organic snacks, beverages, and coffee drinks
  • Weekly company meeting – ask me anything style discussion with our Leadership Team
  • Team outings to sports games, happy hours, game nights and more!