Vulnerability Management Engineer

Kraken | Take your crypto to the next level with Kraken


As one of the largest and oldest Bitcoin exchanges in the world, Kraken is consistently named one of the best places to buy and sell crypto online, thanks to our excellent service, low fees, versatile funding options and rigorous security standards -- but this is only part of the story. We’ve been on the forefront of the blockchain revolution since 2011.


San Francisco, CA, USA


Job Description

About Kraken

As one of the largest and most trusted digital asset platforms globally, we are empowering people to experience the life-changing potential of crypto. Trusted by over 8 million consumer and pro traders, institutions, and authorities worldwide – our unique combination of products, services, and global expertise is helping tip the scales towards mass crypto adoption. But we’re only just getting started. We want to be pioneers in crypto and add value to the everyday lives of billions. Now is not the time to sit on the sidelines. Join us to bring crypto to the world.

The Vulnerability Management Engineer will be responsible for the proactive monitoring of enterprise security and risk posture of production systems and infrastructure, while identifying anomalies for further investigation.

The ideal candidate must be able to work independently and have the ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously.  Desired areas of knowledge include vulnerability assessment tools, intrusion prevention and detection, access control and authorization, firewall rulesets, encryption, web-filtering, advanced threat protection and cloud security.

Requirements and Responsibilities

  • Working knowledge on cyber security organization practices, threat & vulnerability management and best practices.
  • Ability to work with vendors for implementing new configurations and troubleshooting issues on scanning utilities.
  • Knowledge of various operating systems (e.g. Windows, Linux, etc.) and networking technologies commonly deployed to enterprise networks and accompanying vulnerabilities.
  • Knowledge of managing asset lists.
  • Knowledge of third-party vulnerability management tools for reporting and operations.
  • Extensive knowledge in cloud computing, Tenable.IO and Nessus.
  • Strong conceptual and practical understanding of IT infrastructure designs, technologies, products, and services.  This should include knowledge of networking fundamentals, protocols, firewall functionality, databases and other technologies.
  • Knowledge of incident management and patching processes.
  • Ability to work independently and take ownership or assigned tasks.
  • Excellent communication and troubleshooting skills.
  • 2-4 years experience in cyber security vulnerability management job roles and responsibilities.
  • Developing quality and meaningful deliverables that suit specific company and management needs.
  • Demonstrating flexibility in prioritizing and completing tasks and working collaboratively with teammates to identify and solve key constraints, vulnerabilities and risks.

Location Tagging: #EU #US #LI-Remote #LI-NT1 #Canada

We’re powered by people from around the world with their own unique and diverse experiences. We value all Krakenites and their talents, contributions, and perspectives, regardless of their background.

As an equal opportunity employer we don’t tolerate discrimination or harassment of any kind. Whether that’s based on race, ethnicity, age, gender identity, citizenship, religion, sexual orientation, disability, pregnancy, veteran status or any other protected characteristic as outlined by federal, state or local laws.

Apply for job

To apply for this job please visit


Add New Company