Security Engineering Manager

New York City / Remote /
Security /
Remote - Full-time
We are looking for an engineering leader with a strong background in security software engineering to manage a high-performing team of engineers building security infrastructure. As the Security Engineering Manager you will be responsible for overseeing key security initiatives, grow and mature the team, and empower Engineering with world class security resources. We need someone who is comfortable in a highly technical fast-moving environment.

This is a career-defining opportunity to be a part of a fast-growing tech company that is successfully implementing a key piece of the world’s blockchain infrastructure that will power the digital agreements of the future.

Your Impact

    • Mentor and hire a team of talented security engineers
    • Drive projects and provide leadership in an innovative and fast-paced environment
    • Be responsible for the overall planning, execution and success of complex engineering projects within security
    • Work closely with information security leadership to ensure  the team is meeting the greater security needs of the organization
    • Proactively communicate with leadership: provide context around risks/blockers/timeline, seek guidance, and recommend a direction.


    • Demonstrated experience managing or leading security engineering teams
    • 5+ years of professional engineering experience, with 2+ years of experience as a manager
    • A passion for solving challenging problems
    • Experience building Security technologies that enable the business
    • Strong Technical background in any of the following: Product Security, Infrastructure Security or Blockchain Security
    • Strong working knowledge of modern secure software development processes and tools.

Desired Qualifications

    • Software engineering degree / comp science background
    • Startup/FinTech experience
    • Strong Generalist Blockchain knowledge
Our Principles

At Chainlink Labs, we’re committed to the key operating principles of ownership, focus, and open dialogue. We practice complete ownership, where everyone goes the extra mile to own outcomes into success. We understand that unflinching focus is a superpower and is how we channel our activity into technological achievements for the benefit of our entire ecosystem. We embrace open dialogue and critical feedback to arrive at an accurate and truthful picture of reality that promotes both personal and organizational growth.

About Chainlink Labs

Chainlink is the industry standard oracle network for connecting smart contracts to the real world. With Chainlink, developers can build hybrid smart contracts that combine on-chain code with an extensive collection of secure off-chain services powered by Decentralized Oracle Networks. Managed by a global, decentralized community of hundreds of thousands of people, Chainlink is introducing a fairer model for contracts. Its network currently secures billions of dollars in value for smart contracts across the decentralized finance (DeFi), insurance, and gaming ecosystems, among others. The full vision of the Chainlink Network can be found in the Chainlink 2.0 whitepaper. Chainlink is trusted by hundreds of organizations—from global enterprises to projects at the forefront of the blockchain economy—to deliver definitive truth via secure, reliable data.  

This role is location agnostic anywhere in the world, but we ask that you overlap some working hours with Eastern Standard Time (EST).

We are a fully distributed team and have the tools and benefits to support you in your remote work environment.

Chainlink Labs is an Equal Opportunity Employer.