System Security Engineer
Posted on 3/24/2024
Kalshi

11-50 employees

Anticipated outcome financial exchange
Company Overview
Kalshi’s mission is to give Americans a tool to take control of economic risks that affect their everyday lives. The company is developing an ecosystem for event contracts into their financial exchange that allows people to trade on the anticipated outcome of events. Kalshi hopes to deliver a regulated financial product that allows Americans to hedge against economic consequences or to get a true signal on what policy direction the country is headed in.
Financial Services
Data & Analytics
B2C

Company Stage

Seed

Total Funding

$66.2M

Founded

2019

Headquarters

New York, New York

Growth & Insights
Headcount

6 month growth

6%

1 year growth

17%

2 year growth

11%
Locations
Remote in USA
Experience Level
Entry
Junior
Mid
Senior
Expert
Desired Skills
Python
Communications
AWS
CategoriesNew
IT & Security
Cybersecurity
IT Project Management
Requirements
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in information security or cybersecurity.
  • Ability to code in at least one backend language.
  • AWS Certification, Python, ideally experience in Fintech or Financial Services.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with the ability to interpret complex data sets and identify patterns or anomalies.
  • Effective written and verbal communication skills, including the ability to present complex information to diverse audiences.
  • High ethical standards and a commitment to upholding the principles of integrity and confidentiality in compliance activities.
Responsibilities
  • Develop and implement robust security architectures for our cloud-based systems.
  • Conduct thorough vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, and security audits to identify and mitigate potential security risks and ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations.
  • Collaborate with cross-functional teams to integrate security measures into the overall system development life cycle.
  • Design and implement security controls to protect against unauthorized access, data breaches, and other security threats.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents.
  • Stay abreast of industry trends, emerging threats, and best practices to continually enhance the organization’s security posture.