Security Engineer - Financial Services - London

Job Title: Security Engineer - Financial Services - London
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: City of London, London, England
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH22310_1568189620
Contact Name: Lauren Stutz
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 11, 2019 09:13

Job Description


You will join a highly reputable, well known financial services institution which holds a market leading presence in its sector. Year on year this firm has experienced growth and will offer you a secure, challenging and rewarding working environment alongside the opportunity to further develop your experience.


The Security Engineer will sit in the SOC which is primarily responsible for detecting, preventing and responding to cyber attacks. Your role within the SOC will be to enable detection of attacker techniques by both building a new detection capability and maintaining the current one in place. You will be involved in working with the threat intelligence team to translate requirements and turn them into detection capabilities.


The ideal candidate will have been a security engineer before in a Global Organisation and work well under pressure. You will have a good understanding on attacker techniques and be able to detect them using a chosen SIEM (QRadar, Splunk or LogRhythm). Good verbal and written skills will be required to b able to communicate findings to non-technical stakeholders. Strong working knowledge of networks, in particular TCP/IP Stack is desirable.

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.