Infrastructure Engineer

  • Paris
  • Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 September 2021
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Established in 2020, Dfns is a cybersecurity startup operating within decentralized finance (DeFi). From our office in Paris, we are building an API for digital asset security. More specifically, Dfns provides safe, cloud-native custody as a service to help companies secure cryptos & tokens.

Dfns is also a stellar team incubated at Station F (the world's biggest startup campus), the Garage (#1 blockchain ecosystem in Europe), and Techstars Future of Finance in collaboration with ABN AMRO.

Job Description

Dfns is a distributed across Europe and USA information security company. We are building next-generation custody as a service, crypto-asset management as a service, and other products to help fuel the next 10 to 20 years of financial innovation in crypto and cash markets.We are looking for motivated and talented engineers to be hired in France, United Kingdom, Bulgaria, and United States.

What will you do:

  • Participate in designing the architecture
  • Gather scalability and performance requirements for our systems
  • Ensure deployability and observability
  • Work closely with InfoSec department on assessing and improving security posture
  • Deploying and maintaining scalable, fault-tolerant infrastructure.

What do we offer:

  • Flexible budget for your home office, or non-home office in Paris, Sofia, and London.
  • Friendly team.
  • Ways to scale your talent, and flexible promotion tracks in a new startup.

Preferred Experience

You will need:

  • Experience with one of AWS, Google Cloud, Azure.
  • Familiar with Datadog, Splunk, Prometheus, Zipkin, OpenTelemetry
  • Experience with building CI/CD pipelines (Jenkins, GitHub Actions)
  • Experience with logs aggregators.
  • Experience with distributed systems.
  • Understanding networks (private networks, protocols)
  • Optional: Technical writing skills.
  • Optional: Test automation
  • Optional: Hosting in Tier 4 datacenters

Working in cross-domain and cross-functional environments.

Recruitment Process

Between 2-3 interviews which will happen with 1 - 1.5 weeks.

Additional Information

  • Contract Type: Full-Time
  • Start Date: 01 September 2021
  • Location: Paris, France (75013)
  • Experience: > 7 years
  • Possible full remote
  • Salary: between 85000€ and 110000€ / year