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Senior Cyber Security Engineer - Director Level

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Cloud Security

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  • Salary:

    £115000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus/Benefits

  • Contact:

    Pratap Vara

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Senior Security Engineer - Director Level - London - Permanent

Senior Security Engineer at Director Level is sought by the leading Digital Financial Services company. You will act as the second in command to the Global Head of engineering and be a genuine Subject Matter Expert in Cyber Security Engineering and Cloud. This role will require you to work as a Hands-on engineer in a Technical Lead position where you will be setting direction and strategy for Projects. The role will also require you to assist in People Management as and when needed with further role expansion expected in time. A strong technical background across different disciplines including Network Security.

Please note, my client are looking for an Engineer rather than Architect and you will need to demonstrate the core hands-on engineering ability. This is a Director level poition and will require you to collaborate with senior level management and help set core technical direction for Cloud Security.

A very challenging yet rewarding role for the leader in Digital Finance, shaping the world with their innovative technology solutions.

Location - my client have adopted a hybrid working model with a minimum of 3 days based in their offices in London, with 2 days remote


  • Lead Engineer for Cloud Security Team - planning, design, operations and implementation. Risk review
  • Engineering support of Cloud Security
  • Deep technical leadership of Security systems across multiple layers - Network, endpoint, Data security etc
  • Work with wider security teams and act as SME for Cloud Security
  • Manage key stakeholders and provide guidance around network security
  • Provide deep technical expertise on Cloud initiatives
  • Ac t as second in command to Head of position - assuming Management responsibilities when required

Technical experience/Skills:

  • Core Security engineering background
  • Cloud knowledge - Azure/AWS/GCP
  • Some people management experience
  • Standard governance/Standards etc - NIST, OWASP, GDPR, ISO27001
  • Wide technology domain exposure
  • DevOps / DevSecOps - CI/CD
  • Programming knowledge - Java/Python/Javascript
  • Any security related Certifications - CISSP, CCSP etc
  • Cloud certifications - desirable

If you have the relevant skills and experience, please forward your profile for an immediate review. pratap@pioneer-search.com / 020 38286965

Senior Security Engineer - Director Level - London - Permanent