Job Opportunity

Director of SecOps

Company: SharesPost Inc.
Position: Director of SecOps
Location: San Francisco, California

Are you a Principal/Architect/Director of SecOps? Interested in helping us design, build and run a secure financial services platform for an emerging firm in the blockchain space? Do you love to learn new things? Are you passionate about honing your skills by building something robust and secure?

If so, SharesPost, a leading financial company that has transacted over four billion dollars worth of assets, is looking for you. We need your help building our best-in-class private equity and blockchain token trading marketplace.

What you will be doing
  • Designing & implementing our SOC
  • Designing solutions to suit our security monitoring needs
  • Ramping up a team of devops and security professionals
  • Hiring devops & security personal who can help build and operate the platform you design
  • Choosing buy and/or build options which enable best in class internal and external threat detection
  • Automating security monitoring and detection
  • Working with Blockchain, Heroku, AWS and other cloud platforms
  • Implementing logging and monitoring solutions
  • Writing scripts in Ruby, JS, Python or bash
  • Applying your understanding of security solutions to our highly regulated and cloud enabled environments
  • Researching new security technologies and better ways of doing things
  • Peer review
Our team values
  • Passion for agile software practices and test driven development
  • Curiosity to understand business stakeholders and build great user-friendly software
  • Security, privacy, and confidentiality for our clients
  • Drive to build powerful new technology that changes how capital markets work
  • Ability to give and receive feedback to improve our skills and processes
  • Openness in sharing knowledge and expertise with teammates
  • Excitement about the financial services that power the startup and innovation economy
About SharesPost

SharesPost is an SEC-registered broker-dealer, investment advisor and an approved Alternative Trading System. SharesPost helped launch the private tech growth market in 2009 and has built one of the leading platforms for secondary transactions and Initial Coin Offerings pursuant to Reg. D. SharesPost provides the private tech asset category with a suite of trading and lending solutions to facilitate shareholder and option holder liquidity. With more than $4 billion in secondary market transactions for more than 200 leading technology companies, SharesPost provides the trading, research and online tools to transact in the private market with confidence.

What can you expect during the interview?

After you contact us we will get in touch with you to start the interview process. Here’s what the interview looks like:

  1. 30 minute phone screen to make sure your background and our needs are a good fit. We will probably discuss some important security needs for the firm and assess your comfort level with the same.
  2. We will send you a coding challenge that you can complete from the comfort of your own favorite work environment with access to the internet. The coding challenge takes 2 to 4 hours and will be tailored to security professionals. This is your opportunity to demonstrate your ability to write easy to read, tested and maintainable code.
  3. We’ll review your challenge solution and if it meets the team’s technical standards we will invite you to an interview at SharesPost in San Francisco. Then you can meet the team in person and learn more about us and we’ll get into details regarding your security background and expertise.
  4. Our team will discuss your interview and if it’s a good match you will receive a job offer from us.

Start to finish the whole process should take about 1 to 2 weeks.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, or disability status.

If you’re interested in helping us build a great company in the fast-growing private capital market, please email

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