Head of Security Engineering

Head of Security Engineering

Job Title: Head of Security Engineering
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, England
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + + Package
Reference: TCCSS_1641554433
Contact Name: Thomas Cooper
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2022 11:20

Job Description

Head of Security Engineering
Location: Remote/London
Salary: £90,000 - £100,000 + Package

A global financial services organization are looking to bring in a Lead Security Engineer to help implement a bespoke security infrastructure for their migration into a cloud environment. As the Head of Engineering you will play a key role within the wider security team, responsible for 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 the wider engineering team you will lead the implementation of complex security strategy and solutions for a global organization.

What you will do:

  • Create the strategic roadmap for the security engineering function moving forwards.
  • Lead the deployment of security tools and platforms to protect valuable assets for the wider business, particularly cloud security (AWS, Azure).
  • Build out a successful team of security engineers through recruitment, training and mentoring.

What you will have:

  • Vast experience working as a security engineer, implementing solutions in a variety of infrastructures with a cloud first mindset.
  • Good exposure to leading or managing teams, including defining roadmap, solutions, and implementation of complex security tooling.
  • Strong understanding/ experience of implementing DevSecOps processes including security CI/CD pipelines and automation of security tooling.

This role will give you the opportunity to assist in defining a security strategy for a leading financial services organization. Cloud Security is the focus for this organization, and this transformation project will be an integral part of their success moving forwards.

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