Security Engineering Lead

The Security Engineering Lead will take primary responsibility for the security and privacy of our 70 million+ player accounts, leading a small engineering team whose mission is to protect our players from bad actors. 


Responsibilities

  • Oversee and evolve the Chess.com Bug Bounty program, through which we work with the community to identify and close security vulnerabilities on our platform

  • Help our developer teams to ship safer code to begin with - through education, tooling, or both

  • Strengthen our tools and systems to prevent spammers, abusers, and other bad actors from ruining the experience for other players

  • Provide input to product decisions where account security or privacy are relevant considerations

  • Ensure our compliance with GDPR and other applicable privacy regulations


Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of professional experience in information security

  • Experience leading a technical team

  • Familiarity with industry security standards

  • CISSP or related certificate is a plus