Smart Contract Auditor

Company: Chainlink Labs
Location: Austin, Texas, United States
Type: Full-time
Posted: 31.JUL.2021
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All roles with Chainlink Labs are globally remote based. We encourage you to apply regardless of your location. You will be overseeing the ...


All roles with Chainlink Labs are globally remote based. We encourage you to apply regardless of your location.

You will be overseeing the security on a cutting-edge blockchain technology platform and be in charge of fostering the security culture while growing Chainlink. You will lead our risk program, coordinate response plans, and drive the security council. You'll work directly with our founders and leadership to lead the security of our open-source codebase. You will communicate and collaborate across the organization to design and implement impactful company-wide security processes. You'll have a large degree of autonomy and the ability to drive change and adoption across the organization with well-researched security solutions.

Your Impact

* Oversee our entire security plan while influencing and driving adoption across the team
* Partner closely with our founders and engineering team to develop, design and implement security solutions
* Lead our risk program and establish best practices that will impact the security and long term success of Chainlink
* Create independently, or collaborate with the engineering team to write and ship security features
* Research, document, and implement solutions that will ensure long term success of the Chainlink ecosystem


* Software engineering background (CS/SE degree or equivalent experience)
* 5 years of working experience in software engineering
* Experience auditing smart contracts
* 3 years of working experience in a related cybersecurity role
* Experience with developing security plans, processes and controls
* Experience with discovering vulnerabilities at design/system level
* Experience across common vulnerability classes relevant to our tech stack
* Proven ability to communicate across roles to drive security mindset across the company
* Need to have good knowledge of operational security
* Experience with monitoring and alerting
* Experience working in an early growth-stage company
* Focus on improving real-world security, not compliance
* Blockchain/cryptocurrency experience is a plus but not necessary

Our Stack

Golang, TypeScript, Solidity, Postgres, Terraform, AWS


Chainlink is the industry standard oracle network for connecting smart contracts to the real world. With Chainlink, developers can build hybrid smart contracts that combine on-chain code with an extensive collection of secure off-chain services powered by Decentralized Oracle Networks. Managed by a global, decentralized community of hundreds of thousands of people, Chainlink is introducing a fairer model for contracts. Its network currently secures billions of dollars in value for smart contracts across the decentralized finance (DeFi), insurance, and gaming ecosystems, among others. The full vision of the Chainlink Network can be found in the Chainlink 2.0 whitepaper. Chainlink is trusted by hundreds of organizations-from global enterprises to projects at the forefront of the blockchain economy-to deliver definitive truth via secure, reliable data.

This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world, but we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST).

We are a fully distributed team and have the tools and benefits to support you in your remote work environment.

Chainlink Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.


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