We are looking for a solution architect with experience in blockchain technology and cryptography who enjoys working with experts breaking new ground in cybersecurity.
This role is focused on designing new, secure blockchain technology for clients, as well as identifying weaknesses in implementations, architectures, and protocols.
As part of the Kudelski Blockchain Security Center you will also be client and community facing, presenting at industry events, producing though leadership, and working face-to-face with customers to solve their tough challenges.
Kudelski Security is a respected blockchain security company, and is often asked to consult on brand new algorithms, architectures and software from major cryptocurrencies, exchanges, fortune 500 companies and startups.
Ideal candidates must be comfortable leveraging their experience to provide guidance to internal and external senior stakeholders on innovative blockchain and related technologies.
The right candidate will be confident working directly with software developers on source code as well as client and internal executives for requirements gathering.
Architect blockchain solutions that address client needs
Collaborate with internal development teams and external development partners to build functional products that address industry gaps
Review source code and architecture of blockchain implementations for security issues
Generate actionable findings from review activities
Identify areas of interest for further research and development
Scope and level of effort estimation for blockchain services
Represent Kudelski Security in public forums (blogs, conferences, journals) through original publications
Mentor team members in your area of expertise
Other duties as assigned
Requirements / Profile
Proven experience in blockchain (such as published source code, blog posts, contribution to blockchain organizations, etc.)
Master’s degree in computer science, computer engineering, information security or related field of study
Strong knowledge of programming languages with a preference toward C / C++, Rust, Python, or Go
Strong understanding of security concepts and secure architectures
Intermediate knowledge of cryptography and weaknesses in cryptographic implementations
3+ years of experience in software development, solution architecture, or related fields
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Ability to interface effectively with customers and internal stakeholders
Nice to have
Strong knowledge of cryptography concepts and cryptographic implementations
Experience architecting blockchain solutions on multiple platforms
Active in blockchain organizations and foundations
Experience conducting structured assessments, including those of products
Presentation experience at leading cybersecurity conferences
Experience with patents and invention disclosure