Senior Security Engineer - Fintech - Central London - £90,000 p

Harrington Starr Limited
United Kingdom
£80k - £90k pa
30 Sep 2017
03 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior Security Engineer - Fintech - Central London - £90,000 per annum CISSP - MIFID - Cyber Security - Security - ISO27001 - NIST - DPA - PCI-DSS - RIPA - PSD Senior Security Engineer required by global fintech company based in the city of London. On offer is the opportunity to work in a brand new greenfield role in a role which offers excellent strategic and technical challenges. The role will form part of the senior management team and will be the on-site security expert. The technical environment is at the cutting edge of technology and it will be a great chance to work for a forward thinking technology driven organisation. Key responsibilities will include: - Setting security policies and procedures - Acting as an escalation point for security issues - Conduct regular risk assessments - Designing technical solutions to help meet the cyber security challenges - Third party/ vendor management - Manage and co-ordinate all security training In order to be suitable you will need the following: - Professional information security experience (i.e. operational or consultancy) - A good understanding of IT infrastructure fundamentals such as networks, operating systems and databases - Any cyber/information security certification (e.g. CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC) - Experience or understanding of security legislation and regulatory frameworks (e.g. DPA, PCI-DSS, RIPA, PSD) - Experience or understanding of security methodologies and industry standards (e.g. ISO27001, NIST) - Knowledge of application security requirements and benchmarks (e.g. OWASP top 10; CWE/SANS top 25) - Knowledge of security technologies (e.g. AV, SIEM, IDM, IPS, F/W, SSO, DLP) - Knowledge of security assessment frameworks (e.g. threat modelling, controls assessment, risk assessment) - Experience working in a financial services organisation of any type - Understanding of the basic requirements of GDPR and MiFID II would be advantageous Please apply ASAP for this highly challenging opportunity
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