Security Engineer – Secure Code

Iceberg Cyber Security
London (Greater)
£50,000 - £59,999
30 Nov 2017
14 Jan 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

If working for an organisation who believe in development and training from day one and have some of the UK’s top 10% talent within their business, this could be where your next career move is heading. My client is a FTSE 100 company who have a fantastic technology centre where security bleeds through it’s business and is a high priority.

Right now they need to hire a Security Engineer who has previous experience working in a DevOps environment and building teams to deliver secure code in an automated way.


  • Represent the Technology Security team and assist other engineering teams in adhering to secure design principles.
  • Help teams deliver secure solutions using team and security skills and also displaying a flexible agile approach by embracing emerging technologies, all working together in a robust technical ecosystem.
  • Work closely and collaboratively with engineering and product teams
  • Be a problem solver using past engineering experience to create and deliver innovative solutions
  • Provide hands on direction during the design and development of applications utilising a threat-based approach to support the business strategy.
  • Collaborate closely with colleagues within the wider global Technology Security organisation and technology departments as well as the business to establish effective, productive relationships
  • Execute threat modeling activities during agile iterations.
  • Involved in and may lead incidents which occur on our systems with regards to technology security.
  • Provide targeted application security requirements based on design, threats, industry best practices, and specific policy.
  • Influence delivery teams in the prioritisation of security activities and issue remediation.
  • Perform manual code reviews, open source software evaluations, and tests as needed.
  • Drive adoption of new tools and techniques being able to understand their value and impact.
  • Keep technical skills up to date and keep track of new technologies, understanding how they might benefit the Technology team
  • Share knowledge with the wider engineering community.
  • Champion continuous improvement within the department.


  • Ideally one or more of the following certifications: Security+, CEH, SANS GIAC, SSCP, CISSP, CSSLP, CISA, CISM.
  • Ideally an ability to write small tools using one of Python, Ruby, Go, Perl, PHP etc
  • Technical hands on exposure to the various security products within an Enterprise environment

In return my client is offering one of the best platforms to succeed within a security engineering and application security environment, along with a competitive salary and benefits.

Please apply today for immediate consideration.