Information Security Engineer - Trading

Quant Capital Consulting Ltd
Up to £90000 + benefits and bonus
18 Mar 2017
17 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Information Security Engineer

Quant Capital is urgently looking for an Information Security Engineer to join our high profile client.

Our client is a well-known Algo Order Management and Execution Business. They offer a best-in-class service to institutional investors allowing them to receive better returns through my client's innovative technologies. This critical role sits in a small team of dedicated engineers, providing security and systems support for ITG offices globally.

The role requires:

- Performing information security assessments and analysis, as well as design and implement measures with the global team to mitigate security risk.
- Perform daily operations tasks and assist with the global team
- Being aware of emerging security threats specifically within financial services
- Evaluation, design and deployment of tools used to protect the global systems

Information Security Engineer MUST have:

- Experience of both Linux/Unix and Windows systems including administration of Windows 2008/2012 and RHEL / CentOS
- Network experience including monitoring and security protocols.
- TCP/IP and ability to perform packet capture analysis
- Active Directory
- Recent experience as a security engineer, must be up to date with latest security principles and techniques
- Scripting (SQL, Python, Perl, PowerShell, Ruby)
- Hands on experience with security systems, including intrusion detection systems, anti-virus/malware software, authentication systems, log management, content filtering, etc

This is an outstanding opportunity to join a growing trading business at a time of significant and interesting growth within the sector. You will gain massive exposure to trading infrastructure in a trading environment as well as learning data flows from Bloomberg and how a trading floor works. This is a UNIQUE opportunity, so much so if you are looking to trade in the future this is an opportunity to experience trading infrastructure in a small business.

My client is based in London

Infosec, information security scripting, CISSP, CISM, CCSP or SCCM