Security Researcher

at Ancilia, Inc.

Mountain View, CA, United States
123 d. ago
About the Job

Security Engineer

Job Description:

We are looking for someone who is passionate about building the best Web3 security product. In this role, you will track and research emerging threats/hacks in Web3, study different protocols (e.g., Defi, NFT, etc.), design and develop effective detection modules and contents. You will work with a group of passionate and experienced engineer peers. Together, you will deliver the best detection (accuracy/coverage) capabilities to protect customers.


  • BS/MS in Computer Science or related fields with security research experience. PhD in cyber security or machine learning is a plus.
  • Experience in developing detection capabilities for security products, including but not limited to intrusion prevention systems (IPS), malware detection systems, malicious Web content detection systems, etc.
  • Experience with Web3 security research is a plus.
  • Good communication skills
  • Team player


  • Research different Web3 security hacks and protocols
  • Design and develop effective and efficient detection capabilities to detect known/unknown hacks in Web3
  • Collaborate with product managers, engineer peers to deliver and launch new detection capabilities

About Ancilia Inc.

Ancilia is a Web3 security startup. It is our vision to help build a Web3 world that is secure for everyone to be in. We are a small team (now) of security veterans. We are backed by some of the most well known names in the venture capital world and in the security industry.