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Senior Software Engineer

New York
6 Year

The job vacancy named Senior Software Engineer was made available on January 14, 2024, and it will be removed on April 13, 2024. This job requires that you possess at least 72 months of experience working in the same field. Although the job is situated in New York, it is a remote position that provides the freedom to work from any location with an internet connection. The employer's non-disclosure of salary means that you can negotiate based on the company's performance-based profit-sharing plans. full time work can provide an opportunity to gain experience in different work environments and cultures.

About Us

Cloudburst is a seed-funded New York-based remote-first company helping customers with detection, prevention, and investigation into cryptocurrency and tradfi market manipulation and fraud.

Cloudburst provides regulators, financial institutions, trading platforms, and others with access to a real-time, machine-readable market monitoring tool, enabling advanced levels of diligence and customer/market protection. The Cloudburst team has multiple years of experience working together, plus it has worked directly with international law enforcement agencies and policymakers on cybercrime, terrorism, and high-level financial fraud.

What We’re Looking For

The ideal candidate

  • is an empathetic teammate who loves to help others, to bring order to chaos, and to document their path for others to follow
  • focuses primarily on web scraping, API integration, and collection of raw data
  • is capable of becoming fluent in Layer 7 protocols, blockchains, and emerging protocols
  • has high moral and ethical standards
  • is proficient in production-level Python
  • has worked in a threat intel or security environment

What You Will Do

Your primary responsibility will be to become expert at collecting open source data from the web and from other online protocols.

You will be comfortable building tools to bring in data from random files, varying degrees of quality of web sites, and new communications tools. You will have the opportunity to creatively apply your knowledge of software automation towards scaling data collection.

You will understand popular chat and community sites and how fraud actorsuse them. You will understand emerging technologies and will actively evaluate them for potential opportunities to collect data. You will go where fraud actors go, whether it's web2, web3, crypto, threat intel, social media, whatever.

Why Cloudburst?

At Cloudburst we want to minimize our software engineers working on pixel-pushing and to maximize time spent understanding our domain and building products to help our customers investigate and prevent fraud.

We care about developing and sponsoring our engineers internally. The department adheres to these principles:

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  • Rapid deployment of innovative new techniques for signal generation and attribution
  • KISS architecture that doesn’t get in developers’ or R&D’s way; we want code to be easy to understand, less abstract, easy to test, fast to deploy, and reducible to automation or simple manual processes
  • Building a diverse, unconventional team that cross-trains and grows together without ego or sacrifice to work-life balance

What You Will Be Using

  • Python
  • Cloud-based infrastructure
  • 3rd party vendor integrations
  • Novel techniques for data collection using home-grown or discovered tools and frameworks

Hiring Process

  • Initial email
  • Initial phone screen with the hiring manager
  • Take-home test OR link to previous code
  • Panel interview
  • Call with CEO
  • Offer


  • Strategic Cyber Ventures
  • Coinbase Ventures
  • Bloccelerate
  • CoinFund

More Info:


Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $135,000.00 - $175,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • Flexible schedule
  • Health insurance
  • Paid holidays
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance
  • Work from home

Compensation package:

  • Stock options

Experience level:

  • 6 years


  • Choose your own hours
  • No nights
  • No weekends

Work Location: Remote

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