Staff Infrastructure Security Engineer, CartaX
Location: San Francisco
Posted on: January 16, 2022
The Company Youll Join
At Carta we create owners and make private markets liquid.
We live in a world where some people live on the equity stack and
enjoy exponential wealth growth and preferential tax treatment;
others live on the debt stack and may work their entire lives for a
company and retire only with the cash theyve managed to save from
their paychecks. Our contribution to solving the wealth inequality
problem is moving people from the debt stack (payroll) to the
equity stack. By making it as easy to issue equity to employees as
it is to put them on payroll, we can create more owners.
At Carta, we are helpful, transparent, fair, and kind. We are
relentless executors, unconventional thinkers, and masters of our
Learn more about our Series G fundraising round here .
The Team Youll Work With
You will work with one of the most exciting startup businesses in
the world: CartaX. Our mission is to remove restrictions on when
and how employee's of pre-IPO companies have access to
liquidity.The CartaX team is responsible for building a private
stock market from the ground up that allows employees and early
investors to trade their shares of pre-IPO companies. CartaX is the
worlds first vertically integrated financial marketplace for
private assets and weve just started. The CartaX team is composed
of experts in building and operating marketplaces and brokerages,
as well as a diverse set of team members with backgrounds in
capital markets and SaaS platforms.
The security team is responsible for building security policies for
a greenfield marketplace that operates in a heavily regulated
environment. The security team ensures the confidentiality,
integrity, and availability of CartaXs systems and data.
The Problems Youll Solve
In this role you will have an impact on the overall trajectory of
the company. You will take a business focused approach to securing
Cartas next generation Fintech product line (CartaX). As a security
leader overseeing production and corporate infrastructure security
and associated engineering efforts for CartaX, you will report to
VP, Security and help build and grow the security organization. You
will also be responsible for building and managing security
Some of the problems youll help us solve are:
- Design, build and maintain secure-by-default corporate and
- Partner with engineering and SRE teams to design, build and
maintain secure-by-default production infrastructure
- Drive mitigations for any weaknesses in the infrastructure
identified through regular security assessments.
- Build, implement and administer tooling and processes to drive
secure-by-default culture in infrastructure engineering teams
- Lead and provide technical oversight for security incidents
related to infrastructure
- Support routine regulatory and compliance audit initiatives
related to infrastructure security.
You have staff level experience in building, leading and executing
infrastructure security functions. You have demonstrated experience
in building cloud-native security infrastructure as well defining
operational metrics, key performance indicators, and service level
objectives to assure the function achieves operational excellence.
Demonstrated experience in security cloud native infrastructures
with skills and execution abilities to perform tactical and
Most importantly you're excited to work on a product that will
fundamentally change the way private companies view liquidity,
going public and how employees exercise their options.
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing
a positive interview experience for every candidate. If
accommodations due to a disability or medical condition are needed,
connect with us via email at firstname.lastname@example.org . As a company,
we value fairness, helpfulness, transparency, leadership and build
our teams around these values. Check out our careers page to get to
know us better as you think about your next step at Carta.by
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