Security Engineer (Application) at Alchemy - Nov 23

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Security Engineer (Application)


Alchemy Jobs · New York · Engineering & Modelling
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Job Overview

Our mission is to bring blockchain to a billion people. That's a lot of software to cover. As an application security engineer at Alchemy, you'll be hardening one of the most sophisticated and high-throughput distributed systems in the blockchain world. You'll focus on designing, building, and deploying application security tools to protect our platform.

Responsibilities:

  • Perform dynamic application security testing (DAST) on Alchemy products
  • Perform static analysis (SAST) of the Alchemy code base
  • Discover, prioritize, and remediate technical risks on features, products, infrastructure, and acquisitions
  • Perform threat modeling on existing and upcoming features and releases
  • Develop and own best practices for application security, development, and deployment
  • Identify and assess vulnerabilities stemming from third party dependencies.
  • Identify opportunities to improve existing practices and uphold Alchemy's high technical quality bar
  • Debug production issues across services and multiple levels of the stack
  • Collaborate with other engineers, PMs, and designers

What We're Looking For:

  • 5+ years of relevant industry experience in security or operations
  • Deep understanding of web security, TLS/SSL, web authentication, and applied cryptography
  • Experience with industry standard threat models and security tooling
  • Experience with AWS technologies is a plus
  • Experience with production distributed systems, web applications, and microservice architecture
  • Proven track record securing highly available and highly scalable systems
  • Self-starter attitude and the ability to execute new ideas with autonomy
  • Experience working with startups
  • Experience working in Web3
  • A hustler mentality, founding a company or building side projects is a plus!

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Alchemy Overview

Alchemy is a platform designed for developers that enables businesses to create decentralized applications that are both scalable and reliable without the burden of managing blockchain infrastructure in-house. It is presently faster, more dependable, and more scalable than any other comparable solution available, and it is incredibly straightforward to incorporate into existing development projects.

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