Security Engineer, Financial Services, London

Recruiter
The North Starr
Location
London (Greater)
Salary
£60000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted
13 Nov 2017
Closes
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Superb opportunity to join a global financial services organisation within a greenfield role. The role offers a unique blend of technical and business facing challenges as part of a global incident response team.

The successful candidate will:
  • Join the Worldwide Security team and provide level 2 and 3 support within the global IT infrastructure environment
  • Provide operational support to enable a secure and flexible global computing environment.
  • Understand current and emerging security threats
  • Assist in Incident Response investigations and mitigation




Key skills required:

  • Knowledge of best practices in modern security architectures and incident responses
  • 5 years experience in a similar role
  • Experience in a commodities trading environment is an advantage
  • Solid knowledge of a corporate IT infrastructure (DB, Network, Windows and Unix environment, SAN…)
  • Demonstrated expertise in the Information Security field.
  • Experience with threat prevention techniques and tools
  • CCSA/CCSE certifications an advantage




Personal Characteristics

  • Highly responsive, energetic and enthusiastic
  • Capable of prioritisng tasks and meeting critical deadlines
  • Ready to work extended hours when required
  • Can work independently and report to the Security Manager.
  • Excellent judgment, attention to details
  • Strong communication skills, both verbally and in writing
  • Solution and results oriented
  • Team player, with an open non-political style and a high level of personal integrity


Please send your CV ASAP for this urgent role with imminent interview slots.
This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/77575205