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Senior Security Engineer

Job Title: Senior Security Engineer

Job Description-

Are you passionate about helping to architect, design, implement, build, and deploy code in an environment that challenges preconceived ideas? Does solving complex business problems and real world challenges interest you?  Do you thrive in a dynamic start-up work environment that constantly pushes you to be the best you can be and more?  Are you ready to work with motivated colleagues and veteran entrepreneurs who strive for excellence in everything they do?

If you want to be part of a supportive and innovative environment, come join our growing team.  See what PeerNova can do for your career and your journey. Our product uses components built in Java, C++, Node.JS, and Python but we are constantly evolving.


Developing security features for our distributed immutable store. Someone who specialize in the securing different parts of the system. Communication based authorization and authentication for internal services, integration with customer systems for user authentication, and new technologies that have to do with information redaction based on entitlement patterns.

Desired Experience

  • Minimum 5+ years of experience
  • Compiled languages exp ~ Golang being highest desirable
  • Minimum 5+ years with scripting languages exp ~ Python, Bash, etc.)
  • Data description languages (JSON, Yaml preferable)
  • Common security workflows (Oauth2 bearer, UMA)
  • Understanding of :
  • Basic cryptography (mostly RSA certificates, others are a plus)
  • Secret based communication (TLS)
  • Authorization and entitlement patterns (like ACLs)

Experience with:

  • NoSQL (NewSQL is a +)
  • OAuth2 based technologies (OpenID Connect is a plus)
  • JWT tokens
  • Being able to design and review systems for attack vectors
  • Rest encryption
  • Key exchange methods.


  • Competitive salary
  • Stock Options
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • 401k benefits
  • Diverse, passionate, and skilled co-workers
  • Casual working environment
  • Weekly company lunches
  • Quarterly company outings
  • Flexible PTO
  • Discounted Pet Insurance
  • Disability and Life Insurance
  • Commuter Benefits, Retirement Plans, and Shopping discounts

About PeerNova

PeerNova is a Silicon Valley-based technology company founded by veteran entrepreneurs with deep expertise in distributed systems, networking solutions, big data, compiler technology, and financial services. Our team consists of members with past experience at Intel, Qualcomm, Visa, IBM, Google, and HSBC. We are setting new standards for storing, securing and validating data. At PeerNova, we’re about pushing the boundaries of what’s possible. Our blockchain-inspired product provides a unique approach to delivering high integrity, auditable, information platforms without compromising on performance, scalability or security. We offer the means for our customers to ensure and demonstrate the accuracy of their records for both compliance reasons and to satisfy desires for greater trustworthiness and transparency.


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