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Gemini

Director, Product Security

New York, NY, US

12 September, 2019

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • security
  • python
  • c++

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 lead the Product Security team at this leading cryptocurrency exchange

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: DIRECTOR, PRODUCT SECURITY

Gemini is searching for a Director, Product Security to join our growing security team. In this role, you will be part of a team responsible for helping our engineers build secure code and lead the development of security related features in Gemini's platform.

This role is located in our office in New York City and reports directly to the Chief Security Officer. 

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Create and execute on a product security strategy designed to improve the quality and security of Gemini’s platform. 
  • Develop a program to educate engineers about secure development practices.
  • Work with team members to model threats in order to help engineers make more informed decisions and better prioritize features
  • Lead the development of tools that make it easier to ship secure code and harder to ship insecure code.
  • Manage internal and external security assessments of the Gemini platform and internal applications. 
  • Lead a dedicated group of engineers to prioritize and develop security features within the Gemini platform.
  • Develop and share research in the area of product security and vulnerability management.
  • Manage the work and career growth of team members, comprising both application security engineers and developers.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • At least 8+ years of experience in application security
  • Experience building and breaking production-quality software
  • Ability to accurately weigh security risks against business operations and goals
  • Have implemented or overseen the implementation of automated or otherwise highly scalable application security solutions
  • Have security experience across a wide range of domains, including web and mobile applications, cloud environments, Linux, cryptography, secrets management, and authentication and access controls within an organization
  • Experience finding vulnerabilities in real-world applications and guiding their remediation

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Experience with Scala, Python, or C++
  • Have published security research such as vulnerability or CTF write-ups
  • Experience with infrastructure security


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

Salary

Competitive

Contract type

Full time

Technologies & frameworks

  • scala
  • java
  • security
  • python
  • c++

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
Director, Product Security