DECENT is a Decentralized Content Distribution Network that is Open-Source and utilizes Blockchain to ensure Trust and Security. Our intention is to revolutionize data distribution on the Internet.Our vision is to create a fully integrated & trustworthy worldwide system of digital content distribution in which the communication flow is secured and timestamped by the blockchain mechanism.
Did you spend your entire childhood hacking computers? Are you familiar with Linux environments? Are you well-versed in the cryptosphere (cryptocurrencies, blockchain)?DECENT is looking for a Computer Security Specialist to join our ranks! Your main tasks will be to implement and maintain our security systems. You will be responsible for preventing unauthorized access to our data, and you’ll be the key player in responding to any kinds of privacy breaches.In this role, you should be knowledgeable about security frameworks and systems. In fact, if you’re also a problem solver and a quick decision-maker, you might just be the right match for us!You will be reporting directly to the Head of IT. A potential candidate should have the skills and experience necessary to fulfill these duties as well as possess detailed knowledge of the industry’s best practices and processes. Understanding the needs of blockchain technology/industry is a definite plus.Responsibilities-Analyze IT specifications to assess security risks-Design and implement safety measures and data recovery plans-Install, configure and upgrade security software (e.g., antivirus programs)-Secure networks through firewalls, password protection, and other systems-Inspect hardware for vulnerable points of access-Monitor network activity to identify issues early and communicate them to IT teams-Act on privacy breaches and malware threats-Serve as a security expert and conduct trainings when needed-Draft policies and guidelines
Requirements-4 plus years of proven experience as a Computer Security Specialist-Programming skills are preferred (e.g. knowledge of C++, PHP languages)-Familiarity with security frameworks (e.g. NIST Cybersecurity framework) and risk management methodologies-Familiarity with public key infrastructure (PKI) and cryptographic protocols (e.g. SSL/ TLS)-Familiarity with Cryptography & Cryptographic protocols-An analytical mind with excellent problem-solving ability-Outstanding communication and organization skills-Decision-making skills-BSc/BA in Computer Science, Information Technology or a related field; professional certification (e.g. CompTIA Security+, CISSP) is a plus
International work environment- Growth opportunities in a successful start-up- Being part of a dedicated and dynamic team- Regular team building events- Fridge full of snacks- MultiSport card- Sick days, paid sickness leave- Additional vacation days- Flexible working time, Home Office