Detection and Response Engineer, Latin America

Remote - Americas

BitMEX

Welcome to BitMEX, Most Advanced Crypto Trading Platform for Bitcoin. Home to the Perpetual Swap, industry leading security, up to 100x leverage and a 100% verified customer base.

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BitMEX is the world’s leading cryptocurrency derivatives trading platform, which has pioneered cryptocurrency trading through relentless commitment to change, and continues to set benchmarks for innovation, liquidity, and security today.

As the world's most advanced peer-to-peer crypto-products trading platform and API, BitMEX gives knowledge, confidence, and precision to hundreds of thousands of traders, transacting billions of USD a day.

About Us

BitMEX stands as a globally leading exchange for crypto derivatives, offering traders a professional-grade trading platform. Since its inception in 2014, BitMEX has maintained an impeccable security record with “no coin lost, ever!”.

Our platform caters to cryptocurrency derivatives traders by providing low latency, deep liquidity, and maximum availability. Currently, BitMEX offers more than 100 derivatives contracts, 11 pairs for spot trading, and an easy covert function between 30 different cryptocurrencies.

In 2015, BitMEX revolutionised the market by inventing the Perpetual Swap, which has since become the most widely traded crypto product. Demonstrating a commitment to transparency, since 2021, BitMEX has been among the first exchanges to regularly publish its on-chain Proof of Reserves and Proof of Liabilities, ensuring that the funds available exceed the total client balances."

For more information on BitMEX, company initiatives, product listings, launches and competitions, please visit the BitMEX Blog or www.bitmex.com, and follow our Discord, Telegram and Twitter.

Overview

We are looking for a Detection and Response Engineer to join us in the Security Response Team here at BitMEX. If you have a keen eye for detail and believe that successful Security Response activities begin with proactive hunting and competent engineering, we want to talk to you. 

This is a remote position for the Latin America regions. Occasional overnight and weekend on-calls are required for this role.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for threat detection and monitoring of high fidelity security alerts (that you will have a hand in defining)
  • Perform Incident Response activities to resolve security incidents and minimize risk for the organization
  • Identify security gaps and implement constant improvements to our security stack
  • Communicate effectively with lines of business and clients to address complex information security issues

Qualifications

  • 3+ years of experience working in a Security Operations role and experience handling security incidents from triage to remediation
  • Experience with dealing with a SIEM tool such as Splunk or ELK
  • Working knowledge of cloud technologies such as Amazon Web Services
  • Strong knowledge of Security frameworks such as Cyber Kill Chain and MITRE ATT&CK and how they can be used to understand and defend against cyber attacks.
  • Familiar with shell scripting, or another scripting language such as Python
  • Self-motivated and able to work independently with minimal supervision

 

Join us, as we build a thriving cryptocurrency ecosystem through strategic investments in emerging cryptocurrency technology, and create the future of digital financial services.

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Tags: APIs Cloud Crypto Cyber Kill Chain ELK Incident response MITRE ATT&CK Monitoring Python Scripting SIEM Splunk Threat detection

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America South America
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