Lead Security Engineer

  • Unstoppable Domains
  • Remote, US/Canada
  • Aug 01, 2022
Full time Engineering Remote

Job Description

About Us

Founded:  2018

Product: We're bringing decentralized digital identity to the world by issuing NFT domains on the blockchain.

Mission: We’re returning power to the people; championing their right to control their own data, govern their own identity and make their own choices.

Culture: We have a culture built around ownership, autonomy, innovation and learning, including a world-class Crypto Education Program to support people at all stages of their crypto journey.

Location: 100% Remote. We are US-based with hubs in Ukraine, Singapore, Ireland and Canada. 

Growth: 5x employee growth since 2021. 5x yearly revenue growth since 2019.

Funding: Series A in 2019 led by Boost VC and Tim Draper, 6.9MM raised. Profitable and growing exponentially since 2019.

Team:  140+ employees in 20+ different countries, including a prestigious leadership team that has a history of building successful unicorn startups and leading tech giants.

Click here to learn more about our team, company, culture, and what you can expect when applying at Unstoppable Domains.


The internet today is broken. Billions of people don’t have digital property ownership rights over their data, or the economic rewards associated with the value they create online. This is not what early internet pioneers thought they were building. Unstoppable Domains is on a mission to fix this by providing secure, user owned & controlled identity to every Internet user in the form of NFTs for authentication, payments, and secure data sharing.

The Lead Security Engineer at Unstoppable Domains is the first line of defense against malicious actors. You will be responsible for scaling the company's security posture as it relates to application development, cloud infrastructure, SaaS applications, threat modeling and prevention, operational best practices, monitoring, vulnerability assessment, and incident response.
You Are:
  • You have strong opinions, weakly held. You bring ideas to the table, consider other perspectives objectively, disagree respectfully, and commit fully when a decision is made.
  • You look to data to inform decisions and metrics to measure progress.
  • You’re a doer who strives to achieve results. You get things done, but more than that you get done the things that bring us closest to the intended goal.
  • You are guided by the big picture. You put mission and team over self as you navigate local obstacles toward the north star.
  • You enjoy solving problems, both independently and collaboratively, and you seek to expand your knowledge and skills.
You Will:
  • Architect a comprehensive security strategy and translate it into technical roadmaps.
  • Triage security incidents, perform vulnerability assessments, and participate in incident response.
  • Develop threat modeling and preventive measures, best practices, and standards.
  • Implement monitoring to detect irregular behavior, breaches and intrusions.
  • Build and scale security controls in cloud infrastructure.
  • Provide security training to other teams in the company.
  • Assist in onboarding SaaS applications and managing vendor relationships.
Must have:
  • 6 years experience in security engineering or security architecture.
  • Experience with cloud infrastructure platforms (GCP, AWS, Azure).
  • Experience with pen testing, threat modeling, and risk assessment.
  • Deep knowledge of security risks such as DDoS and phishing.
  • Experience with DDoS and Bot Mitigation using cloud solutions such as CloudFlare, Fastly, Akamai.
  • Experience with SOC 2 compliance.

What We Offer:

  • 100% employer-paid medical, dental and vision insurance
  • 401(k) with 4% company match (after 1 year)
  • Equity
  • 100% remote-work environment
  • Monthly co-working space stipend
  • Home office budget
  • 20 days of PTO + 10 paid holidays
  • Disability insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Travel Assistance Program


Unstoppable Domains is committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive workplace. We provide equal employment opportunities for all team members and applicants, regardless of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, marital status, ancestry, physical or mental disability, veteran status, gender identity, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected characteristic.

To learn more about Unstoppable Domains, our product and plans for 2022, please check out the Unstoppable Domains Podcast