Head of Security Engineering

Head of Security Engineering

Job Title: Head of Security Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + + Package
Reference: TCHCS_1626443311
Contact Name: Thomas Cooper
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 16, 2021 14:48

Job Description

Head of Security Engineering

Location: Remote

Salary: £90,000 - £120,000

A leading Financial Services organization are looking to bring in a Head of Security Engineering to help implement a bespoke security infrastructure for their greenfield site build out. As the Head of Security Engineering, you will play a key role within the wider security operations team, responsible for designing and implementing the highest standard of security infrastructures for both cloud and hybrid solutions.

Defining strategy and processes you will ensure that the wider business is protected to the highest level, with a focus on automation and innovation. Working directly with devops and cloud security team you will help to define a long-term strategy for success.

What you will do:

  • Create the strategic roadmap for the security engineering function moving forwards.
  • Lead the security engineering team in the deployment of security tools and platforms to protect valuable assets for the wider business.
  • Collaborate with other security leaders including the CISO and Head of Security Architecture to create a roadmap for the overall security strategy.

What you will have:

  • Vast experience working as a security engineer, deploying solutions in a variety of infrastructures including cloud and on prem.
  • Good exposure to leading or managing engineering teams, including defining roadmap, solutions and development of team members.
  • Professional certifications are desirable e.g. CCSP, CISSP, CCSK, AWS Solution Architect etc.

This role will give you the opportunity to assist in implementing an entire security infrastructure within a leading financial services organization. As part of a larger greenfield roll out, this role will be an integral part of the team moving forwards, reporting directly into the CISO. Please apply above.

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