Job Detail

Location Remote
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley
email dee@hero.ie

Cyber Security Engineer

Job ID: JOB-11804
Senior Cyber Security Engineer

Our Fintech client, based in Cork is currently looking to recruit a Senior Cyber Security Engineer

We are looking for an ambitious and experienced security expert capable of taking responsibility for our digital security and understand the Risk Acceptance profile of a large Financial entity. We need to ensure internal and external awareness of all aspects of cyber security and are looking for someone to support our organisation on all things security. This is a great opportunity for the successful candidate to be the primary cyber security expert in a quickly expanding Fintech organization.

Key Responsibilities

  • Develop, maintain and enforce key security policies.
  • Maintain and improve infrastructure and tools in place to ensure highest security standards
  • Ensure Cyber Security Risk Register is always up to date, accurate, exhaustive and concise
  • Build, maintain and drive implementation of world class Cyber Security Roadmap
  • Work closely with compliance department to ensure we meet necessary regulatory obligations
  • Assist in the completion of security questionnaires
  • Manage and lead Security Audits and Assurance Visits (GDPR, Cyber Security)
  • Assist presales with the security part of RFIs/RFQs/RFPs
  • Work with third party penetration testing organisation to complete annual penetration tests
  • Working in the role of Product Owner for a Scrum team to deliver best-in-class security for web/mobile applications
  • Provide training to IT teams and wider company on security best practices
  • Update SSAE16 controls from IT standpoint and work with auditors during annual review
  • Assess, advise and help implement appropriate information security frameworks (ISO 27001/2, SOC 2, NIST, ISF)
  • Ensure Global Shares follows data protection best practices and are GDPR compliant
  • Set up and review automated Infrastructure security scans and ensure vulnerabilities are addressed in a timely manner
  • Perform security due diligence on third party vendors
  • Advise and assist development teams regarding security best practices. This will be aided by Static Application Security Testing (SAST) tools and penetration testing results
  • Develop and maintain Security training programmes (e.g. Phishing awareness), including follow up testing, with assistance from with Learning & Development department
  • Identify security gaps or weaknesses and provide recommendations on how these can be resolved
  • Review and/or perform Proof of Concept of Cyber Security tools/solutions and make recommendations based on best practice, risk, price, etc.. For example SAST, DAST, SIEM, …
  • Develop and roll out Application Security Training for Delivery Team (Devs + QA)

Skills & Experience

  • Passion of IT and security in particular
  • 7+ years of IT experience
  • Degree in computer science, mathematics or a related technical field (or equivalent by experience)
  • A minimum of four years experience in the field of cyber security
  • Product security knowledge
  • A very strong knowledge of the current cyber security landscape
  • Experience within the Financial Services sector and knowledge of recent legislation pertaining to it

Desirable

  • Knowledge of Azure Hosting
  • Knowledge of the Microsoft SDL
  • Experience in software delivery using a Agile Scrum methodology is an advantage
  • Experience with software development tools would be advantageous
  • Knowledge of OWASP coding standards
  • Experience is managing Intrusion Detection Systems (IDS) automated scanning
  • Knowledge / Experience in Security Information and Event Management ( SIEM ) technologies
  • Knowledge / Experience in Office 365 security and compliance features
  • Knowledge / Experience of the OWASP Application Security Verification Standard (ASVS) Project
  • Passive knowledge of MS.Net (ie can read & understand the code)

What we offer

  • Opportunity to be part of something special, our company is growing fast, and we want you to be part of our journey
  • Competitive salary
  • Pension
  • Equity options
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Flexible working
  • Bike to work scheme
  • Onsite gym and exercise classes
  • Active Social Club with events throughout the year
  • Opportunity to travel and work in our global offices if desired

For further information on this Security role in Cork please contact Dee on 086 7902191/ dee@hero.ie

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Dee Curley

JOB-11804

Cyber Security Engineer

Dee Curley

Role Type Permanent
Contact Dee Curley
email dee@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 790 21 91
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