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LiveOak Venture Partners

CyberSecurity Engineer



Austin, TX, USA
Posted on Tuesday, July 9, 2024

Company Overview

Closinglock is modernizing the real estate world’s way of transferring information and funds to eliminate wire fraud and provide a secure, easy-to-use platform for title companies, law firms, and other financial services to protect themselves and their clients from wire fraud. We act in the long-term best interests of our customers by understanding their problems. When our customers win, we win. To date, we have protected over $250B+ in funds related to residential property transactions. Closinglock’s platform has been used by clients in all 50 states and across 42 countries.

Closinglock was founded in 2017 by Andy White, CEO, and his wife, Abigail White. The company is headquartered in Austin, TX, with an office in downtown Austin. Today the company has grown to 35+ employees across product & engineering, sales, partnerships, customer success, marketing, and finance.

Mission: Simplify the real estate closing experience for all parties

Vision: Provide a secure and efficient transfer of data and funds

The inherent value of what we offer with our fraud prevention platform and modern payment solution for real estate is protecting a homebuyer’s largest investment in their life.

We are rapidly growing our team and are looking for more incredible talent. Our current team is built of top performers from world-class companies, and we will continue to hire that way. We firmly believe that top performers want to work with other top performers. We have a lot of fun at work because we trust each other and respect each other's talents, abilities, and experiences. We are hyper-focused on a common vision, and our company strength is based on the unparalleled quality of our team. There is no limit to what we can accomplish together!

Check out our website to learn more about our company.

Job Description: We are seeking a highly skilled and motivated Cyber Security Engineer to join our team. In this role, you will be responsible for safeguarding our digital assets, ensuring the integrity and security of our systems, and protecting our clients' sensitive information. You will work closely with our engineering team to implement and maintain robust security measures across all aspects of our platform.
Key Responsibilities:
  • Design, implement, and maintain security measures to protect Closinglock's infrastructure and data.
  • Conduct regular security assessments, vulnerability scans, and penetration tests to identify and mitigate risks.
  • Monitor and respond to security incidents, ensuring timely resolution and documentation.
  • Develop and enforce security policies, procedures, and best practices across the organization.
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to integrate security into the software development lifecycle.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest security trends, threats, and technologies, and recommend proactive measures to address potential risks.
  • Provide security training and awareness programs for employees to foster a culture of security.
  • Participate in the development and execution of disaster recovery and business continuity plans.
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, or a related field.
  • Proven experience as a Cyber Security Engineer or similar role, with a strong understanding of security principles and practices.
  • Proficiency in security tools and technologies such as firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, SIEM, and encryption.
  • Experience with vulnerability assessment and penetration testing tools.
  • Strong knowledge of network protocols, operating systems, and web application security.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and attention to detail.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to work effectively in a remote team environment.
  • Relevant certifications such as CISSP, CEH, or OSCP are a plus.

This is a full-time, in-person position in our Austin, TX office.

Perks & Benefits

At Closinglock, we invest in our employees and provide a full range of benefits and perks to help you grow and thrive. From generous paid time off and healthcare coverage to career enrichment and development programs. These benefits include:

  • Work-life balance
  • Competitive Salary
  • Equity compensation
  • Medical, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Unlimited PTO
  • 401k
  • Monthly team get-togethers (Lunches, social events, sports outings, etc)

Closinglock is an equal opportunity employer and we welcome everyone to our team. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status.