Croydon Harris global Ltd, 3rd Floor One Croydon, 12-16, Addiscombe Road, Croydon CR0 0XT
Senior Security Engineer 2022-05-19 Harris Global are currently on the look out for a Senior Security Engineer to join our international InsurTech client on a permanent basis. Harris Global 2022-06-19

Senior Security Engineer

London / permanent / £90k-£120k per annum

Jess Field

90 YEAR

£90k-£120k per annum

GBP

permanent

Harris Global are currently on the look out for a Senior Security Engineer to join our international InsurTech client on a permanent basis. The successful candidate will help build the UK security team ensuring full protection of the organisations data and applications.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Act as an SME to the UK team, coaching them in better Cyber Security practices
  • Continual awareness of security issues happening across the IT landscape
  • Improve the product security by working closely with the Engineering teams
  • Conduct secure code reviews
  • Contribute to the security strategy implementation across the entire group
  • Run web and mobile application penetration testing when required
  • Schedule and coordinate 3rd party penetration tests
  • Have an active role in the incident management and prevention process

Candidates will possess:

  • Excellent knowledge of application penetration testing
  • Deep knowledge of best practices in writing secure code (eg OWASP, NIST)
  • Threat modelling experience against an industry used framework (STRIDE, MITRE, etc.)
  • Passion for helping team members to grow and improve
  • A clear understanding of the right balance between security and product development
  • Goal orientated with a determination to see tasks to completion

In addition to the basic requirements, the below are highly desirable:

  • Formal Cyber Security qualification (CISSP, CISM, etc)
  • Experience with RabbitMQ, MySQL, PostgreSQL, Elasticsearch, Redis, Docker
  • Experience with API REST and GraphQL
  • Experience with AWS
  • Knowledge of more than one programming language (eg Go, Rust, PHP, Python, Elixir)
  • Contributor to Bug Bounty programs
  • Previous experience of the Insuretech industry or other regulated industry
  • Experience in operating Cyber initiatives on Cloud-based platforms