Reference: CRA/ARY / FRB
Type: Permanent
Position: Security Architect  – Banking / Financial Services
Skills: Security Architect  (CISM, CISSP, TOGAF, SABSA, etc)Security Solutions Architect is required to help design and architect large scale Security solutions for major Bank. Ideal candidate will have industry certifications and qualifications, eg CISSP, CISM, CISA, etc.An understanding of Architecture frameworks: eg TOGAF, SABSA, Zachmann, etc would also be an advantage.Skills & Experience:

  • Min 2 yrs as IT Security Architect in a large, complex environment, ideally within financial services.
  • Minimum 5 years experience within Information security
  • Design of architecture roadmaps that have transformed IT security architecture
  • Strong stakeholder management and senior engagement experience
  • Appreciation of both technical and business aspects of architecture

Preferred Skills:

Knowledge or experience of any of the following an advantage:

  • Infrastructure / Network Security / Application Security
  • Digital / Cyber Security
  • Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Anti -Money Laundering (AML)
Location: London / Edinburgh
Start: ASAP
Salary: £60-80k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/ARY / FRB
Type: Permanent
Position: Lead Security Architect – Fraud & Financial Crime
Skills: Lead Security Architect with expertise in Fraud & Financial Crime is required to define the Fraud and Financial Crime technical architecture across the Bank.Skills & Experience:

  • Min 3-5 yrs as IT Security Architect in a large, complex environment, ideally within financial services.
  • Detailed knowledge of Fraud and Financial Crime and industry practices.
  • Design of architecture roadmaps that have transformed IT security architecture
  • Strong technical grounding covering core areas (ie: Data Security, Privacy, Big Data, etc)
  • Strong stakeholder management and senior engagement experience
  • Appreciation of both technical and business aspects of architecture
  • Understanding of Architecture frameworks: eg TOGAF, Zachmann, etc would be an advantage.
  • Ideally a degree education with formal qualifications eg CISSP, CISM, CCNA, CCIE, etc

 

Working with the Group Security & Fraud business unit, you will gain a deep understanding of the business drivers and provide a suitable technical architecture to deal with all aspects of the fraud landscape. Must be innovative and creative to provide real vision to ensure the Group is adequately protected from the numerous methods fraudsters use to commit crime.

A deep knowledge of data architecture, big data, workflow architectures and case management is highly desirable in this role.

Location: London / Edinburgh
Start: ASAP
Salary: £60-80k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/YE/CYB
Type: Permanent
Position: Cyber Security Consultant – Vulnerability, Threat Management
Skills: Domain Security Expert (Banking) -  Cyber Security, Vulnerability, Threat ManagementCyber Security Analysts with expertise in Cyber Defence, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability, Threat Management, etc, is required for leading Bank in the City.  Candidates with be required to identify cyber attacks, investigate complex systems, assess vulnerabilities and understand their exploitation.Skills & Experience: Domain expertise in at least two of the following:

  • Cyber Defence
  • Systems Architecture and Development
  • Software development lifecycle and JAVA development skills
  • Vulnerability Research
  • Penetration Testing
  • Security & Threat Analysis
  • Incident Response, Monitoring and Event Handling
  • Forensics & Malware Analysis
  • Attack Analysis Techniques

Strong, technical degree in either Science, Technology, Engineering or Maths

Relevant industry accreditation desirable (eg CISSP or CISM)

Preferred Skills

  • Experience  / knowledge of Networking and Internet technologies
  • Experience of IT Security technical leadership in a large, international organisation, preferably in financial services, telecoms or IT Consulting
  • Experience in resolving major IT security breaches / Cyber attacks

With a strong background in IT Security (CISSP, CISM or equivalent), you will play a key role in large-scale and complex security programmes and provide direct Cyber Security expertise across the breadth of IT Security and play a pivotal role in shaping the IT Security agenda.

Location: London / Edinburgh
Start: ASAP
Salary: £60-85k + bonus + bens
Contact: Abdul Afghan
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/CSO / CY
Type: Permanent
Position: Chief Security Officer (CSO/CISO) – Finance
Skills: CSO / CISO is required to be Head of Security for a young, dynamic company providing next-generation cloud telephony services for voice and data recording solutions, mainly to the Banking and Finance sector.Skills & Experience:Successful candidate needs to have a good knowledge of the following security domains:

  • Infrastructure Security,
  • Security Compliance and Operations, including FSA regulations
  • Security Architecture;
  • Information Privacy,
  • Application Security,
  • Voice and Data Compliance

Knowledge of Mobile technologies and security implications, including voice-based compliance and risk management solutions is highly desirable.

A leader in cloud voice recording for financial institutions, its patented technology is used leading telecommunications companies to provide mobile recording services for its largest international clients. The company is well positioned to exploit explosive growth in worldwide demand for voice-based compliance and risk management solutions.

Candidates will be required to travel internationally (mainly to the US).

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £90-110k + bonus + bens
Contact: Abdul Afghan
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/ARY / DIG
Type: Permanent
Position: Security Architect – eCommerce / Digital Banking
Skills: Lead Security Architect is required by major Bank to lead the design of Security solutions for large Multi Channel projects and programmes. You will work as part of the programme management team on large Multi Channel programmes, governing and shaping the delivery of projects and be responsible for the entire project lifecycle for the end to end solution of the project.Skills & Experience:Successful candidate needs to have a good knowledge of the following security domains:

  • Infrastructure Security,
  • Security Compliance and Operations,
  • Identity and Access Management,
  • Information Privacy,
  • Application Security,
  • Fraud & Financial Crime

In addition, you are need to have a deep understanding of Digital Channel Security subject areas such as:

  • Firewalls and Zoning,
  • OWASP, PCI-DSS,
  • Online Authentication, Risk engines,
  • Secure Session Management,
  • Web Application Firewalls, SSO
  • Knowledge of Mobile technologies and security implications is highly desirable.
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £70-80k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/CY/IAM
Type: Permanent
Position: Identity Security Consultant – Identity and Access Management (Banking)
Skills: Domain Security Expert (Banking) -  Identity and Access Management (IAM) SMESecurity Analyst / Consultant with expertise in Identity and Access Management (IAM) is required for leading Bank in the City. Reporting to the Head of IAM, you will be responsible for providing subject matter expertise on IAM and technical guidance to the Architecture and Delivery teams.Key Skills / Experience:

  • Detailed knowledge of Identity & Access Management (IAM)
  • Credible in security technologies
  • IT/security risk management
  • Experience of regulatory and compliance requirements
  • Strong influencing, stakeholder and people management skills

Desirable Skills / Experience

  • End to End User provisioning
  • Single sign on capability
  • Online Channel Security
  • Remote Access
  • Multi-factor authentication
  • Technology supporting fraud detection and data protection
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £70-80k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/NNE/DNE
Type: Permanent
Position: Data Network Engineer (CCNP / CCIE) –  Banking
Skills: Data Network Engineer (CCNP / CCIE) is required to join Networking team responsible for designing, provisioning and supporting the Network Infrastructure, including Network Security within leading Bank.  This role will require expertise across all areas of Networking including Domain Services such as DHCP and DNS.Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Detailed knowledge of network technologies ideally to CCNP/CCIE level.
  • Knowledge of network technology infrastructure, specifically Cisco 6500/Nexus technology.
  • IP technologies relating to network e.g. TCP/IP, traffic analysis, access control lists, OSI model, etc.
  • Cisco Routing and Switching (specifically OSPF and BGP)
  • Experience of DNS and DHCP services on Infoblox platform.

Preferred Skills / Experience

  • Qualified to CCDP or similar
  • Experience with Infoblox Network Product (which provides IPAM, DHCP, DNS & NTP Appliance functionality).
  • Experience of delivery network solutions within Financial Markets.
  • Experience of external connectivity to 3rd Parties, eg, Bloomberg, Reuters, Radianz services
  • Network monitoring\management tools – Cisco tools and Solarwinds Orion

Main Responsibilities:

  • Analyse, design and manage deployment of complex network solutions
  • Assist in diagnosis, resolution & root cause analysis of network issues
  • Install and configure data network services
  • Combination of Support and Project duties with the aim of continual improvement of network environment..
  • Be part of a 24/7 support team across the Bank

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Security/Networking professional to broaden and deepen their technical expertise with genuine longer term opportunities to develop into a more senior specialist role.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £50-70k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/FWE / FOB
Type: Permanent
Position: Network Security Engineer / Web Firewall Specialist – Online Banking
Skills: Network Engineer (CCNA / CCNP) with expertise Network Security is required to join the talented Cyber Security team within leading bank, monitoring and providing the necessary protection to the Bank’s online Banking systems.Essential Skills & Experience:

  • Detailed technical knowledge of Internet/Network security and Cisco trained to CCNA/CCNP level.
  • Experience of providing incident support and operating in large, complex environments
  • Experience of Web Application SecurityImperva WAF or wider experience with Cisco networking, Cisco FWSM Firewall, Cisco Security Manager (CSM), Checkpoint Firewall (CCSA/CCSE) a bonus.
  • Strong problem solving and ability to troubleshoot complex issues.
  • Strong communication / Stakeholder management skills.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Protecting Online Banking customers via robust defence network
  • Combination of Support and Project duties with the aim of continual improvement.
  • Supporting major incidents
  • Be part of a 24/7 support team across the Bank

This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced IT Security/Networking professional to broaden and deepen their technical expertise with genuine longer term opportunities to develop into a more senior specialist role.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £40-55k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/TOP / CY
Type: Permanent
Position: Top Secret Security Specialist – Mainframe Security Banking
Skills: Top Secret Security Specialist – Mainframe Security Technical Lead Top Secret Security specialist with experience in TopSecret Administration as well as Assessing and Auditing Top Secret is required by leading bank to be responsible for ensuring that the Top Secret systems are secure and meet the Security standards.Skills & Experience

  • Top Secret Administration including working knowledge of Top Secret Operating system and security Set-up.
  • Experience of Assessing and Auditing Top Secret
  • Reviewing Security for new Upgrades
  • Knowledge of Top Secret products including upgrades and migrations.
  • Producing Top Secret Reports

Ideally you’ll also have worked with a wide range of mainframe software products for infrastructure support, application support, monitoring, etc.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £50-60k + bonus + bens
Contact: Abdul Afghan
Telephone: 020 7280 9651
Email: abdul@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/FWA/FRB
Type: Permanent
Position: Check Point Firewall Administrator (CCSE/CCSA) – Banking
Skills: CheckPoint Firewall Administrator is required to join a talented team dedicated to providing the necessary firewall protection to the Bank’s networks.With expertise in Checkpoint Firewalls, you will be a key person for any Firewall support and project requirements, including implementation, design activities and embedding best in class solutionsEssential Skills & Experience:

  • Min 3-4 years managing or administering Checkpoint Firewalls.
  • Certified Check Point Administrator (CCSA) or Check Point Engineer (CCSE) or qualified through experience with Checkpoint Firewalls.
  • Wider experience with Cisco networking, Cisco FWSM Firewall, Cisco Security Manager (CSM) or Juniper Firewall a bonus
  • Strong team player / Ability to work in a team.
  • Strong problem solving and ability to troubleshoot complex issues.
  • Finance / Banking / Regulated environment experience an advantage.
  • Team Leading experience required for the Senior role.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Protecting the Bank and its customers via robust defence network
  • Combination of Support and Project duties with the aim of continual improvement.
  • Supporting major incidents
  • Be part of a 24/7 shift pattern across the Bank
Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £45-65k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/PEN/CTL
Type: Permanent
Position: Penetration Tester – CHECK Team Lead (CTL) – Cyber Security
Skills: CHECK Team Lead (CTL) -Penetration Tester – Cyber Security – Vulnerability/Threat Management – Security Testing – Security Consulting. – LondonCHECK Team Leader (CTL) with strong infrastructure/ web application testing is required by leading Cyber Security Consultancy to join their highly experienced and talented Penetration Testing team.Essential Skills & Experience

  • Min 12 months experience as CTL (CHECK Team Leader)
  • Recognised CHECK Team Leader (CTL) certifications
  • SC clearance or ability to obtain SC clearance.
  • Knowledge of a various testing methods and Penetration Testing in different environments.
  • Strong web application and infrastructure experience
  • Capable of delivering as a technical lead on network and application network security assessments;
  • Detailed knowledge of at least one of: Infrastructure Security, Security incident management, Vulnerability management lifecycle, Malware control, Application Security, Web / Digital Security, Network Security, Networking protocols etc
  • Ability to lead and mentor junior members in testing best practice
  • Pre-sales / Post Sales experience an advantage.

You will join a talented team of Penetration testers and Security professionals providing some of the most comprehensive, effective and flexible information security consultancy assessment services in the marketplace.

Location: London
Start: ASAP
Salary: £65-85k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/MPY/IAM
Type: Permanent
Position: Recertification Manager –  Identity and Access (IAM) Consultant – Banking
Skills: IT Security Consultant – Identity & Access Management Recertification, Compliance – Banking Recertification / IT Security Manager with knowledge of IT Security Recertification and  Identity & Access Management is required to take operational responsibility for IT Security’s Recertification service within leading Bank. You will be reporting to the Head of I&AM.Key Skills / Experience:

  • Detailed knowledge of Identity & Access Management
  • Credible in security technologies
  • IT/security risk management
  • Experience of regulatory and compliance requirements in relation to recertification
  • Strong influencing, stakeholder and people management skills

Responsibilities:

  • Be the SME on recertification management
  • Own and drive the strategic development of Recertification toolsets (eg ARP)
  • Drive the simplification and standardisation of Recertification processes.
  • Provide assistance to I&AM management team on Recertification.
  • Delivery of the recertification process to meet regulatory requirements
  • Identify, control, remediate and improve the recertification environment within the scope and accountability of Identify & Access Management
  • Engage with key stakeholders at all levels and delivery to programs and projects.
  • Manage the on-shore and off-shore recertification team.
Location: London, Edinburgh
Start: ASAP
Salary: £60-70k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com

 

Reference: CRA/ZSEC/FRB
Type: Permanent
Position: Z/OS Systems Programmer / Security Lead (RACF, Z-Secure) –  Banking
Skills: Z/OS Systems Programmer /  zSeries Security Technical Lead – RACF/ACF2/TopSecret, Z-SecureZ/OS Systems Programmer  / zSeries Developer with an interest and experience in mainframe Security using RACF, ACF/2 or TopSecret is required with the knowledge/insight and drive to design, implement and maintain Security systems and solutions on IBM mainframes (z/OS systems).Skills & Experience

  • Extensive knowledge of ZOS systems programming
  • Z-Secure knowledge
  • RACF knowledge
  • Good knowledge of associated IBM components and products eg USS, TCP/IP, MQ, CICS, IMS, DB2, etc
  • Implementation and utilisation of zSecure suite of software products

Ideally you’ll also have worked with a wide range of mainframe software products for infrastructure support, application support, monitoring, from both IBM and ISVs.

Location: London, Edinburgh, Gloucester, Yorkshire
Start: ASAP
Salary: £50-70k + bonus + bens
Contact: Jamie Osman
Telephone: 020 7280 9654
Email: jamie@curtisreed.com