Software Security Engineer

  • Swissborg
  • Lausanne, Switzerland
  • 03/10/2018
Full time Data Science Data Engineering Data Analytics Data Management Statistics Software Engineering

Job Description

SwissBorg is a Swiss fintech company headquartered in Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland decentralised to the world. It is the first Swiss crypto-wealth management platform based on the blockchain, developed by a team of financial experts. By utilizing the community-centric approach, SwissBorg aims to revolutionize investment in crypto assets. Having, already, established offices both in Japan and in Canada, soon the company will be expanding its operation.
Due to the growth of our business, SwissBorg is offering you an opportunity to join our team in the position of Senior Software Engineer where you would be reporting directly to our CTO. If you enjoy beautiful interfaces, neat code, and are interested in reshaping the new financial era, this is your chance to apply!

What you'll be doing:

      • Lead the threat modeling process. 
      • Design the security of the SwissBorg platform. 
      • Design and lead the implementation of SwissBorg’s Wallet service.
      • Advocate security and secure practices throughout SwissBorg.
      • Work closely with software engineers in dedicated engineering groups to influence and create new designs, architectures, and standards.
      • Develop technical solutions to help mitigate security vulnerabilities.
      • Perform technical security assessments, code audits and design reviews.

What we need from you:

    • Knowledge in general cryptography (symmetric/asymmetric encryption, hash functions, signatures, BIP32/39/44 standards, etc)
    • Knowledge in Software Engineering - Computer Science fundamentals
    • Experience with distributed systems
    • Programming experience with C, Rust, Java or Scala  
    • Cloud Engineering - experience with AWS, solid understanding of security practices
    • Software Architecture - understanding of synchronous/asynchronous microservice & data architectures

If you are an engineer interested in working for a growing, dynamic, young team who is passionate about the impact of new technologies in the world of finance, apply and help us reach our dream of reshaping the future of finance.We're excited to hear from you :-)