IT Security Consultant - London - Financial Services

Job Title: IT Security Consultant - London - Financial Services
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH22365_1568710113
Contact Name: Lauren Stutz
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 17, 2019 09:48

Job Description


A specialist FinTech firm with a focus on building globally distributed cloud based data investment platforms for the asset management industry.


This is the first full time hire for their Cyber Security function which they are looking to build out over time. This person will be responsible for both the security operations and the governance piece. Responsibilities include:

  • Monitoring for attacks, intrusions and unusual or illegal activity
  • Upgrading current security systems and designing new ones.
  • Identifying potential weaknesses with the security for the company and coming up with solutions to fix them.
  • Engaging in "ethical hacking"
  • Incident response
  • Disaster recovery
  • Maintaining the IT Risk register and assisting with internal and external audits.
  • Assist with creating and delivering of Cyber security awareness training.
  • Managing the access management for the firm


The ideal candidate will have experience of working within security operations and have experience of incident response, vulnerability management and threat intelligence and will also have worked on looking at governance in relation to security. It is desirable that the candidate has experience of being a developer as this role requires working closely with the developers in the firm. Financial services experience is not essential. This role will require a self starter and someone who has good stakeholder management experience with both technical and non technical people.

If you feel you have the relevant experience for this newly created opportunity, then please apply to this advert and send your CV to Lauren Stutz at Twenty Recruitment.