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Lead Crypto Engineer

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    Jack Colquhoun

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    3 months ago

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We are working with an exciting crypto expansion of one of the US's Largest Financial Services Companies. We are currently on the hunt for a Lead Engineer to join their Crypto team 

Your responsibilities:

  • Construct a global secrets management service that securely and dynamically manages credentials, applies access controls, and provides visibility to all actions and events

  • Contribute to the technical direction of modernized PKI and encryption key management services in the form of strategy, architecture, development and governance

  • Improve critical security capabilities to simplify compliance and provide value-added security enhancements for enterprise IaaS, PaaS and SaaS

About You:

  • 3+ years of software development and/or full-stack engineering experience
  • Proficient with popular scripting and programming language frameworks such as python, golang and java
  • Knowledge and application of secrets management, data encryption, key management, PKI, and tokenization
  • An advocate of CI/CD best practices and robust experience working with technologies such as git, terraform, jenkins, and ansible
  • Experience with successfully designing, developing, and maintaining complex code and immutable architecture
  • Ample experience operating in cloud environments and with cloud-native technologies
  • Not only identifies potential problems but is quick to present options to overcome or bypass said issues
  • Continuously looks for opportunities to simplify and optimize technology and processes
  • Enjoys working in a collaborative environment and finds value and methods for up-skilling others 
  • Serve as a coach and mentor for junior team members
  • Self-starter that demonstrates a solid understanding of the impact of own work

Other preferred skills below include 

  • Knowledge and application of data encryption, key management, PKI, and tokenization
  • Experience CI/CD best practices with Jenkins, Ansible
  • Experience with HashiCorp Vault

For more information on this role please contact Jack Colquhoun at Hamlyn Williams at