Robinhood is making the best financial tools available and accessible to everyone. Since our public launch in 2015, we’ve cemented our position as the fastest-growing brokerage ever — our one million customers have transacted over $12 billion and saved over $100 million in commission fees. Robinhood has been recognized with the Apple Design Award, the Google Material Design Award, and named Fast Company’s 11th Most Innovative Company in the World.
We’re backed by well-known investors such as NEA, Index Ventures, Ribbit Capital, a16z, Google Ventures, as well as individuals such as Jared Leto, Ashton Kutcher, John Legend, Snoop Dogg, Nas, and Linkin Park.
Robinhood is seeking to hire a Security Engineering Lead to join our hybrid tech operations team. This person would be our go-to/lead security person at Robinhood.
As a Security Engineering Lead you’ll:
Manage our bug bounty program
Assist with audit and development of security critical code
Patch existing systems for new vulnerabilities and keep our systems up to date
Monitor and evaluate security controls throughout the business
Help implement and maintain intrusion detection systems (OS and network)
Write new security software tools/frameworks/scanners to make secure software development better at Robinhood
Some things we consider critical to being a Security Engineering Lead:
Bachelors or equivalent 4 year degree
3+ years of experience as a Security Researcher or Engineer
Strong foundation in computer and network security, authentication, security protocols and applied cryptography
Experience in web app security, vulnerability research, and penetration testing
Knowledge of network-based and system-level attacks and mitigation methods
Familiarity with at least some of the following: Python, Go, Obj-C, C, bash
Familiarity with log formats and intrusion detection systems for Linux based systems