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IT & Security Engineer, APAC



Posted on Wednesday, November 1, 2023

Founded in 2018 and already valued at over $8 billion, Fireblocks is a SaaS platform that helps companies to create innovative products on the blockchain and manage day-to-day crypto operations. Fireblocks is trusted by some of the largest financial institutions, banks, globally-recognized brands, and Web3 companies in the world, including BNY Mellon, BNP Paribas, ANZ Bank, Revolut, and thousands more, to securely scale digital asset operations through the Fireblocks Network and MPC-based wallet infrastructure. We have offices in New York, London, Tel Aviv, and Singapore, and we are continuing to expand our teams to reach new customers globally.

Here’s the bit about us:

Fireblocks is an enterprise-grade platform delivering a secure infrastructure for moving, storing, and issuing digital assets & cryptocurrencies. We enable financial institutions to securely build, run and scale digital asset operations through the Fireblocks Network and MPC-based Wallet Infrastructure. Digital assets are protected from cyber-attacks, internal collusion, and human error using next-generation multi-layer technology. Fireblocks is the only platform that provides insurance for digital assets in storage, transfer, and E&O.

As of September 2022, we serve over 2,000 institutional customers, have secured the transfer of over $4 trillion in digital assets and are the highest valued digital asset infrastructure company in the world, with a valuation of $8 billion and over $1 billion raised.

Our mission is simple: Enable every business to easily and securely support digital assets & cryptocurrencies. Come join us as we Secure. Simplify. Scale

Here’s the bit about the opportunity:

As an IT & Security Specialist at Fireblocks, you will be an integral part of our IT and security team, responsible for implementing and managing both corporate IT and security systems. Your role involves ensuring that our systems and data are correctly configured, sufficiently optimized, and well-protected against cyber threats and vulnerabilities. At the same time, you will also assist our users in solving various IT-related issues.

You'll be:

  1. Technical Support:

    • Provide efficient and timely technical support to end-users via phone, email, or in person.

    • Diagnose and resolve hardware, software, and network-related problems.

    • Troubleshoot IT-related issues.

  2. Implementation and Management:

    • Implement, manage, and maintain the organization’s corporate and security tools, including, Google workspace, Slack, email security, EDRs, NDRs, SSPM, DSPM, SSE, identity and access management, and more.

    • Collaborate with the InfoSec Architect to establish workflows for real-time security situational awareness.

  3. Secure Configuration:

    • Implement proper security layers for newly introduced corporate technologies.

    • Configure and harden systems (SaaS, self-hosted, data warehouses, etc.), ensuring they meet security standards and best practices.

    • Manage identity and access management (IAM), user management, data security, and product-specific security measures.

  4. Collaboration:

    • Work in coordination with cross-functional teams to ensure security measures are effectively integrated into various business processes.

    • Work closely with the SecOps team (and SOC) to make sure all required security logs and events are available for them.

You'll have:

  • At least 3 years of experience in IT or System Engineering role.
  • Strong understanding of security principles, technologies, and best practices.
  • Strong coding and scripting skills for security automation.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, or a related field.
  • Excellent communication and collaboration skills.
  • Strong problem-solving and analytical abilities.

Fireblocks' mission is to enable every business to easily and securely access digital assets and cryptocurrencies. In order to do that, we strongly believe our workforce should be as diverse as our clients, and this is why we embrace diversity and inclusion in all its forms.

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