Robinhood is hiring a

Security Engineer

Palo Alto, United States

Robinhood is seeking to hire a Security Engineer to join our hybrid tech operations team. This person would be our go-to/lead security person at Robinhood.

As a Security Engineer 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 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