Job Description Summary:

ZeroHash is hiring a Head of Custody for its Blockchain, Crypto and Digital Currency (BCDC) organization to expand its security practice. We seek people with the desire and capacity to build and share expertise in the frontier technologies of crypto and blockchain. If you are into blockchain security and product design this could be the perfect job for you!

Job Description:

We are looking to expand our core security team by hiring a Head of Custody who shares our passion for information security and decentralized systems, and our insatiable curiosity of how things work (and break). This role is for a Head of Custody where the ideal candidate would be a seasoned custody professional and Blockchain enthusiast with experience in Blockchain and wallet security who is looking to help secure software at the core of leading projects in the blockchain ecosystem.

In this role you will:

  • Provide security and functional guidance on new blockchain products and technologies.
  • Define Processes and support product development around warm and cold storage
  • Lead security and vulnerability research on crypto wallet systems and solutions.
  • Take a supporting and collaborative role in driving internal blockchain security and privacy initiatives.
  • Interact with the line of business and Zerohash cyber leadership community regarding blockchain vulnerabilities and threats.
  • Interact with external Stakeholders to include regulators and Insurance providers to support growth.
  • Validate state-of-the-art algorithms and protocols across a broad range of architectures, including considerations to side-channel attacks, performance, and memory/code size constraints.
  • You will become the primary custody security expert for multiple product lines, and act as the point of contact for blockchain product security.

About You:

  • Currently, be working on blockchain related work.
  • Expertise with crypto custodial solutions, warm and cold-storage, multi-signature wallets, key management, and operational controls around wallets.
  • Experience with customers and regulators to help navigate the development and scaling of services.
  • Ability to document workflows and work with risk management, operational, and audit teams.
  • Be familiar with common blockchain development frameworks, experience in static code analysis, reverse engineering experience is a plus.
  • Ability to be the in-house wallet expert and develop the roadmap and coordinate crypto custody solutions that meet and exceed ZeroHash Policies and best practices.

Benefits Offered:

We believe that the best way to succeed is by having a happy, motivated, and healthy team. We offer the following benefits:

  • Healthcare Insurance: Zero Hash covers roughly 100% of employee premiums
  • Mental health and wellness program
  • Equity ownership
  • Vision Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Maternity & Paternity leave
  • Visa sponsorship
  • 401k

About Zero Hash:

Zero Hash is backed by Struck Capital, Bain Capital, TradeStation and tastyworks. Zero Hash’s mission is to empower innovators by delivering access to the financial system 2.0. Zero Hash enables developers and businesses to focus on building experiences and products. We power your favorite brokerage app or neo bank to offer BTC, provide the rails to the 2.0 payment processors, give platforms the ability to facilitate instantaneous cross border payments and eliminate complexity for moving assets for the world’s largest liquidity providers.

The Zero Hash Culture:

All Zero Hash employees are guided by the following characteristics and core principles:

  • Independence ​- an ability to work alone. There is no micromanaging here. Join Zero Hash, pitch ideas and shape the work you do. You will be given responsibility from day one.
  • Vision​ - an ability to see the broader picture. We are innovating quickly and challenging the status quo. Seeing where we fit in is critical in making it a reality.
  • Positivity​ - a good attitude and respect for others. We’re teammates, not co-workers.
  • Ambition -​ an ability and a passion for learning and getting things done. We will champion you, challenge you, and push you to achieve your best – and we expect the same in return.
  • Empathy ​- an ability to understand the customer. We do not build products for industry, but with industry. Learn our markets and speak to our end-users.
  • Adaptability​ - an ability to respond quickly. We are in a fast-paced industry and so we expect you to be creative when solving a new problem and comfortable under pressure.