Security Engineer

Singapore, Singapore, Singapore

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Hex Trust

Access custody, DeFi, brokerage, and financing services built on regulated infrastructure with Hex Trust, fully-licensed and insured digital asset custodian in Asia.


Hex Trust is Asia’s leading provider of digital asset custody solutions for Banks & Financial Institutions, using leading-edge Blockchain technology. Led by innovators from the financial services industry, Hex Trust has built a proprietary platform that delivers a new way for financial institutions, asset managers, and corporations to safely and efficiently operate in the Blockchain ecosystem. Institutional adoption of digital assets and DeFi requires a fundamental shift in the way banks and financial institutions operate. Hex Trust is the link that connects the traditional financial world to the digital assets ecosystem.


The Security Engineer is part of the Security Operations team and is responsible for working with the information security team and the local team on remediating current and emerging technology issues including security trends, vulnerabilities and threat intelligence. We are looking to hire a cyber security engineer with an analytical mind and a detailed understanding of cybersecurity methodologies to tackle complex technical issues with experience working in a fast-paced environment.

The candidate is a team player and will bring their know-how to help improve Hex Trust’s Cyber Security Maturity and help drive our risk and compliance frameworks. Ideally the candidate would also be exposed to some level of performing physical security risk assessments for the office and conduct annual security risk assessments for office


  • Develop, execute and track the performance of security measures to protect information and network infrastructure and computer systems.
  • Maintaining all the software and hardware concerning security.
  • Troubleshooting security and network problems.
  • Testing and identifying network and system vulnerabilities hosted on cloud services.
  • Testing and identifying network and system vulnerabilities on on-premises.
  • Provision and maintain monitoring systems and networks for security breaches and intrusions.
  • Monitor systems for irregular behavior and set up preventive measures.
  • Identifying current and emerging technology issues, including security trends, vulnerabilities, and threat intelligence.
  • Sourcing and implementing new security solutions to better protect the organization.
  • Conducting proactive research to analyze security weaknesses and recommend appropriate mitigating strategies.
  • Liaising with vendors to implement security solutions.


  • A degree in computer science, IT, systems engineering, or related qualification.
  • Expertise across a variety of security products, including firewalls, URL filtering, information security, and virus protection
  • Work experience with incident detection, incident response, and forensics.
  • Experience with system virtualization and Endpoint Security.
  • Ability to work under pressure in a fast-paced environment.
  • Strong attention to detail with an analytical mind and outstanding problem-solving skills.
  • Excellent awareness of cybersecurity trends and hacking techniques.
  • The commercial acumen to provide cost-effective security solutions
  • An enthusiasm for staying up to date with the very latest updates about security threats and solutions.
  • Understanding of Linux Operating Systems.
  • Understanding of Kubernetes and Docker.


  • Security Certificates in CREST, OSCP, ISO27000 / 27001 is an advantage.
  • Bounty Program Profile
  • Experience implementing Kubernetes security and hardening.
  • Experience with at least 1: AWS EKS or GCP GKE
  • Have a StackOverflow post that was not marked as a duplicate


Make a difference and get yourself noticed in a rapidly growing company, providing multiple opportunities for career and personal development. We are a dynamic, multi-cultural team of smart, motivated people based in brand new offices in the heart of Hong Kong’s Central business district. We’ll give you tough challenges, while offering rewarding results to match, as well as regular team and social events and flexible working arrangements when needed.

  • Diverse and inclusive team: A diverse and international team who come from over 15 countries with diversity of both thought and background on a mission to disrupt the digital asset industry. We support each other and take pride in our achievements. We attract talent from well known global multinational companies and institutions.
  • Ownership & learning-curve: Opportunity to make an active contribution to the growth story of one of the leading disruptors in the FinTech industry.
  • Communication: We treat our staff like owners by being open, transparent, and providing regular communication about our direction and progress. We provide regular insight into decision making, strategy, and corporate-wide objectives and key results progress so that each of our employees is aligned and empowered. And we constantly strive to improve how we can communicate more effectively.

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Hex Trust is an equal opportunity employer devoted to diversity and inclusion in the workplace. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, colour, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status or disability status.

* Salary range is an estimate based on our salary survey 💰

Tags: AWS Blockchain Cloud Compliance Computer Science CREST Docker Endpoint security FinTech Firewalls Forensics GCP Incident response ISO 27000 Kubernetes Linux Monitoring OSCP Strategy Threat intelligence Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Team events

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: Singapore
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