Senior Information Security Analyst


BitPay, Inc., founded in 2011, is the worldโ€™s leading blockchain (cryptocurrency) payments company, serving industry-leading merchants on six continents by providing a seamless, secure cryptocurrency payments experience. BitPay builds powerful tools for accepting, storing, and spending cryptocurrency securely.

BitPay is looking for a Senior Information Security Analyst to join us! As a Senior Information Security Analyst, you will assist with a wide variety of information technology and information security projects, technical operations, and process documentation, and you will leverage your knowledge to analyze and mitigate risk. This is an excellent opportunity for someone who would like to be a general information security practitioner at an innovative and fast-growing cryptocurrency fintech company.


  • Measure risk and create and maintain policies and procedures to mitigate risk, using GRC tools and enterprise risk frameworks
  • Support external audits and risk assessments and perform internal audit functions (and, as such, interact with external auditors and regulators)
  • Oversee and enhance vendor management program
  • Oversee and enhance vulnerability management program
  • Educate employees on security risks and controls
  • Assist with day-to-day IT operations and information security incident management as needed
  • Any other job related duties


  • 6+ years of experience in information security and IT at a financial institution (e.g., bank, payments fintech)
  • Industry standard certification Security+, CISSP, or other relevant security certification
  • General knowledge of information security program management and frameworks
  • Experience with various relevant areas of compliance (GLBA, SOC II, information security models and risk assessments, IT audits, vendor management, data breach and incident management)
  • Experience measuring risk and creating and documenting policies and procedures to mitigate risk, using GRC tools
  • Systems architecture and implementations (Enterprise, Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, DevOps)
  • Encryption and data protection
  • Experience with data analytics and logging infrastructure (e.g., Splunk, Kibana/ElasticSearch), governance models, operations, engineering, security penetration testing and threat modeling
  • Detail-oriented with solid communication, analytical, organizational, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a small department of an innovative and fast-paced company
  • Self-starter mentality with ability to perform well under pressure, eager to learn and develop new skills
  • Team player with a good sense of humor and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work remotely
  • This is a remote position however, the candidate needs to be located within a reasonable commuting distance of Alpharetta, GA with the ability to perform work in office as needed
  • Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or similar relevant field

Preferred Experience:

  • Experience working at a cryptocurrency fintech
  • Enthusiastic about cryptocurrency and disruptive technology; knowledgeable about blockchain technology and information security requirements relevant to fintechs

What we offer

  • Work with an extraordinary team of smart, fun, and highly motivated people
  • An exciting, fast-growing tech company with a global presence where you can solve complex problems and make an impact every day
  • Awesome learning and growth opportunities with professional development reimbursement
  • A competitive salary with comprehensive benefits including fully paid medical and dental employee plans, telemedicine, life insurance, disability insurance, vision coverage, 401k, travel assistance, and more!
  • Option to be paid in bitcoin and enjoy a bitcoin match program
  • Everyone is eligible for annual stock option awards
  • Generous time off including a sabbatical and the opportunity to choose your own holidays
  • Home office allowance, internet/cell reimbursement, free Amazon Prime and Spotify
  • A remote-first company, with the option to work in our Alpharetta office in the beautiful, walkable restaurant/shopping district of Avalon

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