LYNK Senior Application Security Engineer in Manhattan, New York
Our LYNK platform is growing and we are looking for an exceptional systems-side developers like you to join our team of passionate developers.
LYNK is trusted by a growing roster of multinational enterprises with their business and client data. We need to ensure that our infrastructure keeps up with the pace, and that’s where you come in!
We’re open to candidates with various levels of experience. From junior to very senior, come join us!
Why join Lynk?
Lynk is a VC- AND- revenue-backed, product-driven startup working with leading institutional clients, top level experts and thought leaders globally
We operate in a high-octane environment where our people think about the big picture and always strive to “make it happen”
Our team, spread across four countries today (and growing!), is multinational, multilingual and multicultural. Our clients have likened us to a mini United Nations.
You will be constantly challenged with new problems to solve every day.
We are here to realize big dreams and have a firm belief in our core mission – to democratize access to knowledge.
Your goals will be to:
Perform initial and on-going application security assessments of applications
Ensure the implementation of adequate application authentication, authorization, access control and encryption practices
To achieve your goals with us you will:
Reviews source code and design as part of best practices
Identify vulnerabilities in applications and provide supporting documentation which includes testing methodology and findings.
Proactively work with team members to address security and compliance issues in a timely manner.
Collaborate with software delivery teams to prioritize and remediate vulnerabilities throughout the software development lifecycle and to improve security program.
Analyzes results, reports and tracks defects, verifies fixes and performs follow-up work to resolve issues
Provide training and guidance for the other test engineers and all other Agile team members
Drive the overall security strategy
What Expertise You’ll Add To The Team:
5+ years of experience in online privacy and security, skilled in one or more specialties such as
System-level development for desktop, mobile or embedded platform
Denial of service
Intrusion detection and response
Expert-level coding skills in any programming language
Solid understanding of architectural and practical differences between platforms.
In-depth knowledge of infrastructure/networking (e.g. IP routing and DHCP)
Proven experienced in low-level integration testing automation. Experience in TDD/BDD tools is also nice to have.
Solid experience in documenting technical designs, sharing expert knowledge and coaching developers and testers.
Ability to coach colleagues on security best practices
Experience in Security research desired
Passionate about all things security and cares deeply for ensuring peace of mind user experience for all our products and services, from end-to-end.
Strong passion for business and enthusiastic about taking part in shaping LYNK’s growth
Function well in a very fast-paced startup environment
Track record of excelling in small teams
Team players who thrive in uncertainty and like to “make things happen”!
What We Commit To You
Competitive remuneration package in a rapidly-expanding startup
Work in a collaborative, co-creation hub in the heart of the city - with amazing facilities
Comprehensive medical insurance coverage, including dental
Generous leave policy, including a ‘work remote policy’
The opportunity to travel and work around the globe with our international clients and growing number of offices (Hong Kong, Singapore, Mumbai, New York City)
The opportunity to be a part of something impactful
Visit http://lynk.global for more info.