Job ref no.: CT3116376-01#0063

Security Researcher - Global Fintech startup

About the company:

MCO with a vision of Cryptocurrency in Every WalletTM is the pioneering payments and cryptocurrency platform. The MCO Visa card and mobile app allow users to buy, exchange, and spend fiat and cryptocurrencies, such as bitcoin and ethereum, at perfect interbank exchange rates. Founded in June 2016, MCO raised US$26.7 million through one of the most successful Token Sale events to date. The company is headquartered in Switzerland with offices in Hong Kong and Singapore. MCO Visa cards can be reserved with the MCO app available for download for iOS and Android users.

About the role:

As our security researcher, you will be tasked with application security services in the software development lifecycle which include secure design, coding techniques and reviews, education & awareness, process and tools, security testing support and guidance. In addition, you will be responsible for Identifying application security risks and requirements for new projects and system developments. You will also be trusted to provide technical advice to ensure that security standards are met throughout all business units.

Key Responsibilities Include

  • Integrate automatic source code scanning into existing build systems, and review scan results generated by the tool
  • Perform threat modeling and security design review
  • Assist in application penetration testing
  • Support the InfoSec team in the promotion of information security best practice and embedding information security within the development streams

Skills & experiences required

  • Development experience in at least one of the following computer languages: JavaScript, Ruby-on-rails, Android/iOS, Elixir
  • In-depth knowledge of application security vulnerabilities, such as SQL Injection, Cross-Site Scripting, and the OWASP Top 10 framework
  • Hands-on experience in automated static analysis tool will be an advantage
  • Holders of security related certification/qualification will be an advantage
  • Minimum 4 Years of hands on experience in a fast paced working environment

You are also expected to:

  • Demonstrate strong commitment to personal learning and development
  • Detail minded with an analytical mindset
  • Good communication skills with an ability to explain complex technical issues to non-technical business users
  • Proficiency in both spoken and written English

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  • Permanent
  • Full-time
  • 4 years
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  • Non-management level
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