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Gemini

Senior Application Security Engineer

New York, NY, US

12 September, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • fuzz testing

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • 401(k)
  • Casual dress
  • Company outings
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Parental leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Snacks
  • Equity
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent pto
  • Unlimited pto
  • Pto
  • Ownership through profit sharing equity
  • Unlimted pto
  • Profit interests
  • Brand new offices
  • Amazing office
  • Macbook pros for all
  • Industry leading healthcare
  • La colombe nitro cold brew
  • Up to 4% 401k matching
  • Incredibly competitive medical, dental, vision
  • Relaxed office environment

To sum it up...

Help Engineer, test, automate and enhance the mission critical security function at Gemini

Role overview

THE DEPARTMENT: SECURITY 

In the emerging industry of digital assets, there is nothing more important than trust (which is why Gemini’s very first hires were Security experts). The Gemini Security team forms the backbone of all that we do and is as diverse as the number of challenges we tackle in the crypto space. From security architecture and engineering to maintenance of cold storage systems and data centers to cybersecurity and litigation support, our team ensures that our customers, clients, and employees are safe, secure, and supported.

THE ROLE: SENIOR APPLICATION SECURITY ENGINEER

Gemini is searching for a Senior Application Security Engineer to join our growing security team. In this role, you'll be part of a team responsible for helping our engineers build secure code and develop security-related features in Gemini's platform.

This role is located in our office in New York City and reports directly to the Lead Product Security Engineer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Execute security assessments of Gemini’s platform, which includes our web application, mobile application, and infrastructure, hardware, and protocols associated with supporting a growing list of cryptocurrencies.
  • Develop tools that make it easier to ship secure code and harder to ship insecure code.
  • Design and develop security features within the Gemini platform.
  • Review and provide feedback on new features within the Gemini platform.
  • Perform threat modeling of our platform and collaborate with engineering teams to educate them on threats and vulnerabilities applicable to Gemini’s platform. 
  • Develop and share research in the area of product security, vulnerability management, and blockchain / cryptocurrency.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 5+ years of experience in application security
  • Expertise with common security testing methodologies
  • Experience with automated or otherwise highly scalable application security solutions
  • Experience with building and customizing tools
  • Ability to accurately weigh security risks against business operations and goals
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work in a team
  • Strong foundation in applied cryptography

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with Scala, Python, or C++
  • Experience with fuzz testing
  • Published or presented security research
  • Experience securing mobile applications and infrastructure


Location

New York is the most populous city in the US with more than 8 million inhabitants. A lot of immigrants from over 180 countries live in the City. Travelers are usually attracted to its cosmopolitanism and energy. New York consists of five boroughs: Manhattan, Brooklyn, Queens, The Bronx, Staten Island. New York is also well-known for its cultural heritage Empire State Building, Central Park and Statue of Liberty. The City is a center for fashion, media, culture, research and a booming tech scene.

The tech scene in New York has changed a lot in recent years. A lot of the initial excitement has worn off and settled into a stable trend of successful businesses. In both 2014 and 2015, a New York City tech company went public with a valuation of over $1 billion. It is now #2 startup ecosystem in the world, with startups raising $11.5 billion in venture capital in 2017. NYC is also the HQ of choice for Spotify, Consensys and WeWork.

Did you know...

  • New York City’s Federal Reserve Bank holds $90 billion in gold
  • 60M tourists visited NYC in 2016
  • More than 800 languages are spoken in New York City, making it the most linguistically diverse city in the world; 4 in 10 households speak a language other than English
  • 50-249

Gemini Trust Company, LLC (Gemini) is a licensed digital asset exchange and custodian. We built the Gemini platform so customers can buy, sell, and store digital assets (e.g., Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Zcash) in a regulated, secure, and compliant manner. Digital assets and blockchain technology have the power to transform the world for good. This truth, along with our core values, form the bedrock of our company and culture. At Gemini, no job is too small and no project too big as we endeavor to build the future of money. We are a mission-driven, team-based, inclusive, and determined community of thought leaders who invest in each other and the long game. Come join the Gemini team and help us build the future of money. We believe in the transformational power of digital assets, and want to work with people who have passion, integrity, and perseverance. We’re committed to excellence and building a truly galaxy-changing team. If this sounds like you, apply for a seat on the Gemini Spaceship today! 🚀

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  • 401(K)
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Engineers who find a new job through Blockchain Works average a 15% increase in salary.

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • fuzz testing

Benefits & perks

  • Flexible working
  • Unlimited vacation policy
  • 401(k)
  • Casual dress
  • Company outings
  • Diversity dedicated staff
  • Parental leave
  • Unlimited vacation
  • Snacks
  • Equity
  • Competitive salary
  • Excellent pto
  • Unlimited pto
  • Pto
  • Ownership through profit sharing equity
  • Unlimted pto
  • Profit interests
  • Brand new offices
  • Amazing office
  • Macbook pros for all
  • Industry leading healthcare
  • La colombe nitro cold brew
  • Up to 4% 401k matching
  • Incredibly competitive medical, dental, vision
  • Relaxed office environment

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