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Senior Product Security Architect

Engineering | Remote | Contract

Job Description

JOB TYPE: Freelance, Contract Position - No agencies (See notes below)

LOCATION: Remote (TimeZone: BST, CST, EST)

HOURLY RANGE: Our client is looking to pay $90 - $135 USD / HR

ESTIMATED DURATION: 40Hrs/Week - Long Term, 6-month project


Braintrust ( is a user-controlled talent network, where you keep 100% of what you earn and actually get to own the platform. We've been onboarding some big clients and specifically need a Senior Product Security Architect for our client.  


About the Role

As a Senior Product Security Architect at a video communications company you will lead all product security architecture with a focus on creating the foundation for security, privacy, data rights, and trust.

Deliverables and Expectations

  • Utilize, design, or partner with authentication, authorization, and key management platforms for Identity and resource control
  • Engage with product, engineering, and legal teams to design new security frameworks, APIs, and services for the current and future verticals (education, medicine, financial…)
  • Identify gaps in product roadmaps, design, product architecture, and network architecture with a goal to specify and build innovative technology to manifest trust in the platform
  • Drive organization and leadership of security subject matter experts 
  • Balance customer, product, business, and executive requirements as you lead the architecture vision for product security
  • Engage with product management on roadmap, release and development
  • Lead technical solution design, implementation, and vectors for certification
  • Provide technical thought leadership and industry influence
  • Advise senior leadership on emerging technologies and solutions
  • Lead strategic technical engagements directly with customers
  • Pursue thought leadership opportunities to educate the security platform
  • Develop architecture documents and white papers that are consumable by multiple stakeholders with varying degrees of security expertise
  • Will contribute to security architecture strategy, long term roadmap, and product security vision 

Skills Required

  • Security architecture expertise
  • Subject matter expert in authentication, authorization, distributed trust and key management
  • Cryptographic methods and implementation expertise
  • Minimum 10 years' experience in software engineering specific focus on security that is directly tied to enterprise and consumer products and services (voice, video, data)
  • Ability to architect, design, and develop security architecture specification
  • Create, present and document technical solutions
  • Extensive experience with cloud-based services that terminate at SaaS and traditional software endpoints
  • Experience with fragmented client ecosystems that that consume real time services
  • Demonstrated understanding of security technologies at scale
  • Formulate and communicate a technical solution / vision
  • Understand partner and ecosystem partners, products and applications
  • Ability to influence multiple technology stakeholders
  • 10+ years interfacing with internal product stakeholders and external customers
  • BS/BA (EE/CS) or equivalent
  • Experience filing patents in the space of security, privacy, key management, data protection, and policy enforcement 


Qualified candidates will be invited to do a screening interview with the Braintrust staff. We will answer your questions about the project, and our platform.  If we determine it is the right fit for both parties, we'll invite you to join the platform and create a profile to apply directly for this project.  

C2C Candidates: This role is not available to C2C candidates working with an agency. If you are a professional contractor who has created an LLC/corp around their consulting practice, this is well aligned with Braintrust and we’d welcome your application.  

Braintrust values the multitude of talents and perspectives that a diverse workforce brings. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, national origin, religion, age, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, or protected veteran status.