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Senior Cyber Security Analyst

We are looking for someone who can provide insight and recommendations into the Avara security architecture, as well as execute and support that plan. The ICT and Security Team work as one unit within Avara due to the amount of overlapping responsibilities and the size of our team, meaning everything that we do in ICT has a strong consideration for information security, and vice versa. This role reports into the CISO. This role would be required to own the operational aspects of Avara’s Security stack as well as provide input into the direction in which we take to continuously improve that stack.

About Avara

Avara builds innovative products leveraging blockchain technologies. Avara's suite includes the Aave Protocol, along with the native stablecoin GHO, Lens, an open social network, and Family, a design-first mobile crypto wallet. Avara's vision is to build a people-powered internet that benefits all.

How you can make an impact:

  • Supporting our managed SIEM as the Avara point of contact for escalations
  • Supporting user identity management and Single-sign on through our IDP
  • Securing the way in which employees use our various SaaS vendors
  • Securing user activity through the Google Workspace stack
  • Aiding Devops with securing our cloud and SDLC
  • Aiding in on and off boarding through the JLM (joiners, leavers, movers) process
  • Trial and architect new systems that we are thinking about adding to our infosec stack
  • Aid in Crisis management events

Let's connect if:

  • Experience in security operations and SIEM tools
  • Experience with cloud-based architectures and securing them
  • Experience working in start-ups
  • A minimum of 3 years of experience
  • Both technically and conceptually strong with security fundamentals

What we offer

  • Work-life balance
  • Competitive salary and equity
  • Regular team events and off-sites
  • Medical coverage and pension
  • Generous paid parental leave
  • Generous vacation and sick leave
  • Work from anywhere
  • Paid co-working space/desk

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