Cyber Security Engineer

Location City of London
Discipline: Security & Compliance
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £70k per annum

​A Global Investment Company based in the City of London are looking for a Cyber Security Engineer to join their IT team on a permanent basis.

An innovative company that focuses on delivering trading efficiencies and transparency to financial markets. Ultimately, these productivity services help to boost investment in companies, reduce and transfer global risk and increase investment returns for all.

Through a powerful combination of market microstructure models, liquidity prediction and game theory logic, the company delivers on this using highly robust, scalable and adaptive best execution algorithms, optimal liquidity capture and transaction cost analysis across global markets and asset classes.

About the Role

The Company are seeking for an exceptional Cyber Security Engineer to monitor, support and grow the company's services and contribute to the expansion of their brand around the globe.

Requirements & Responsibilities:

  • Knowledge of cybersecurity organization practices, operations and risk management process.

  • Ability to analyze vulnerabilities, threats, designs, procedures and architectural design, producing reports and sharing intelligence.

  • Familiar with network configuration and setup. VPN, cross connect, switch, firewall

  • Setting up and monitoring server status, performance (ELK, Promethus, Grafana)

  • Building, deploying, upgrading and maintaining servers on multiple virtual and physical servers cross different regions and system (Linux, Windows) - Ansible, docker, LXC

  • Systems Administration, Configuration, Patching, Troubleshooting, and Automation (scripting)

Technical Skills:

  • Cisco networking - ASA, Switch (CCNP level of knowledge required) and web proxy server

  • TCP/IP, LAN/WAN, VPN, failover, NAT, routing, BGP, HSRP, Multicasting, VLAN, ACL, Port forwarding, DNS, SSL, NGINX, Proxy and etc.

  • Linux Server - OS and hardware, LXC, iptables, general user, network and system management

  • AWS - EC2, VPC, S3, IAM, Network and Security policy management

  • Deploying, monitoring and packing - Ansible, ELK, Promethus, Grafana, docker

  • Scripting - Bash, Python (will be a plus)

Perks & Benefits:

  • Financial backing for postgraduate education and professional qualifications such as CIPD.

  • Sponsorship opportunities for semi-pro / professional athletes.

  • Opportunity to travel and work abroad at global offices.

  • Annual team holiday, team nights out.