Robinhood is democratizing our financial system. We offer commission-free investing in stocks, ETFs, options, and cryptocurrencies. Robinhood Financial, our broker-dealer, is a fast-growing brokerage with millions of users and billions of dollars in transaction volume. Robinhood has received the Apple Design Award (2015), the Google Play Award for Best Use of Material Design (2016), and was named Fast Company’s 11th Most Innovative Company in the world (2016). We’re backed with $539 million in capital from top-tier investors such as DST Global, NEA, Index Ventures, Thrive Capital, Sequoia, and KPCB, and were most recently valued at $5.6 billion. Robinhood is based in Menlo Park, California, and Lake Mary, Florida.
About the Role
Robinhood is seeking to hire a Security Engineer to join our security team.
As a Security Engineer you’ll:
Help manage our bug bounty program
Assist with audit and development of security critical code
Perform application assessments across all of Robinhood’s applications
Build detection and monitoring for attacks on the application or infrastructure
Write new security software tools/frameworks/scanners to make secure software development better at Robinhood
Some things we consider critical to being a Security Engineer:
Bachelors or equivalent 4 year degree
2+ 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
Note to Recruiters and Placement Agencies: Robinhood does not accept unsolicited agency resumes. Robinhood does not pay placement fees for candidates submitted by any agency other than its approved partners.