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Crypto CISO: $220,000/yr – $310,000/yr · Full-time · Executive

About the job

The Crypto CISO will be responsible for supervising all cybersecurity matters are in accordance with cybersecurity laws and best practices as well as state regulatory (e.g., NYDFS) rules.

This individual will provide oversight to ensure all aspects of cybersecurity are current and in adherence to regulatory requirements. You will complete recommendations to remediate identified risks, review the Cybersecurity policy on a yearly basis and update as necessary, retain all evidence of the review performed (incl. actions taken, systems analyzed, reports produced.) This individual will be responsible for selection of comprehensive cybersecurity controls most appropriate to the firm’s technology and threat environment and implement corresponding defense strategies. Finally, the head of Cybersecurity will be responsible for supervising risk from third-party vendors and system dependencies.

No licenses are required.

What you’ll do day-to-day

  • Engage and partner with Operation and Engineering teams to ensure technology solutions are built with appropriate security considerations
  • Provide Cybersecurity strategic guidance to the GM and aid in strategic decision making with a Cyber lens
  • Serve as the point person for contact with regulators, including NYDFS, etc. during audits and throughout the year for any cybersecurity matters
  • Review and approve cybersecurity related procedures, policies and written supervisory procedures supporting RHC
  • Continuously identify and detail asset vulnerabilities and internal and external threats, and audit critical security and continuity practices
  • Drive selection, implementation and monitoring cybersecurity controls appropriate to systems, especially the custody operations
  • Implement adherence to cybersecurity measures across the company

About you

  • 10+ years of experience in cybersecurity
  • Direct experience with operating crypto custody platforms and/or assessing Smart Contracts
  • Extensive experience working with Security, DevOps, and Incident Response teams
  • BA/BS in the relevant fields (Computer Science, Programming, etc.)
  • Experience working in a highly regulated industry and working with regulators

Bonus points

  • Direct to consumer experience preferred
  • Familiarity with AWS or other cloud systems
  • Familiarity with Docker, Kubernetes, or other container based systems.
  • Proficiency in Python, Golang, or similar dynamic programming language
  • Experience with data warehousing and data analysis

Interested in this career? Apply below!