Who We Are
M1 Finance has created a personal wealth-building platform made for the modern era, uniting personal perspective and automated ease. We seamlessly combine free investing, low cost borrowing and digital checking all in one intuitive, automated Finance Super App, and we’re driven by a mission to empower personal financial well-being. We believe that financial well-being is fundamental to overall well-being, and we strive to deliver products that are simpler, smarter, and stronger than those created by our staid, boring, entrenched, slow-moving competitors in the personal finance industry.
Our clients have already trusted us with over $5 billion of assets, we’re currently helping hundreds of thousands of people grow and manage their wealth with our industry-leading automation and tools, and we’re adding thousands of new clients every day.
We’re looking for passionate people who want to improve and build on what we’ve created and take responsibility to help others build something meaningful and sustainable for their futures.
We mean it when we say, “M1 is yours to build.”
If this sounds interesting to you, we’d love to have you read on.
What You’ll Do
- Collaborate with team members across functional areas to design and architect cloud (AWS) security solutions and configurations to support and enhance M1’s environment.
- Architect and implement security operations within environment, examples:
- Build zero-trust processes and solutions.
- Vulnerability management processes.
- Incident management.
- Identify and execute on opportunities to improve existing systems, through rebuilds, automation, or innovation—you decide.
- Build, modify and implement tooling and automation to improve the defensive capabilities to meet our evolving objectives and mitigate security threats.
- You learned to do security so that you could help build proactive defense, we need your creative solutions here for ongoing analysis of attack surface and industry threats.
- M1 wants your enthusiasm to be contagious, help us develop training programs on security-related topics—for security, engineering and whoever in the company wants to know more.
- Act as mentor to budding security engineers.
- Grow alongside an exciting, committed team of engineers who will always help you be your best.
- Contribute product ideas to overall company growth.
- Experience in AWS security architecture, modeling, tools.
- Experience with Kubernetes.
- Familiarity with modern authentication and authorization best practices and technologies.
- Familiarity with modern data security and security automation tools.
- Experience with OWASP.
- Familiarity with cloud security controls and best practices.
- Able to mentor across teams to tackle complex issues.
- Work with security engineers to implement, coach and advise
- Proven track record of positively contributing to a collaborative team in a remote environment.
- Entrepreneurial spirit, self-motivated, growth-minded.
Our team embodies our eight core principles and if these principles speak to you – we’d love to talk with you.
- Mission Driven: We will passionately apply ourselves to deliver immense value to our customers, knowing if they succeed, so too will the company.
- Extreme Ownership: We think and act like owners. Our focus is on building long-term value, not scoring short-term marks. We own everything in our domain, including the outcome and everything that affects it.
- Boldness: We want to do things of consequence. Make a difference. We would rather fail at something meaningful than succeed at something trivial.
- Bias for action: The best way to make progress is to act.
- Economical: Efficiency is important, and we consider both the costs and benefits of our actions.
- Team-oriented: In working together, we maintain a low ego, make everyone feel welcome, assume good intent, trust one another, and seek out different perspectives. We empower our teammates to be at their best.
- Challenged, but not overwhelmed: We are curious people who always want to grow. Growth happens outside our comfort zone. We achieve our potential through consistent, manageable growth.
- Integrity: We do the right thing. When we make mistakes, we own and correct them. We would be proud of our actions are shared with our family, friends, and strangers. Everyone can count on us to act according to our values, beliefs, and principles we state we hold. This trust must never be broken.
- Unlimited PTO
- Comprehensive health, dental, vision, disability, and life insurance
- Stock options for all employees
- Retirement benefit with employer match
- $500 to spend on home office equipment while working from home
- Stylish M1 swag
- Socially distant team outings, celebrations, and events
- Transparent and open communication
- Office in the Loop with a Game Room and Gym
- Address Chicago, IL
- Experience Level Senior
- Total Years Experience 0-5