Imagine being given the remit to secure the data, not pass an audit.
G-Research is a leading quantitative research and technology company. By using the latest scientific techniques, we produce world-
beating predictive research and build advanced technology to analyse the world’s data.
Keeping our ideas safe and secure is crucial to our success. That’s why we use pioneering techniques that predict and protect us from attacks.
Together, we’re building the next generation of security approaches and thinking.
Joining as a Cyber Security Engineer you will work as part of the Security Implementation Group that has a very robust approach to security, aims to guarantee the protection of Intellectual Property and is responsible for the day to day management of the extensive security infrastructure.
Security Engineering is tasked with managing planning, design, deployment, maintenance and operation of security infrastructure, including perimeter security.
Reporting to the Security Engineering Manager this role will be responsible for :
The delivery of new security capabilities, the remediation of operational and security risks, ensuring security enforcement and compliance, support of investigations and incident response.
You will specialise in Linux systems implementation, auditing and related security enforcing technologies,
You will also be given the opportunity to get involved with and learn the security technologies and business processes across the spectrum in order to gain a better understanding of information flow and providing end to end consistent security.
Who are we looking for?
You will ideally have the following :
Extensive experience of securing, auditing and maintaining Linux distributions, in particular, a strong scripting background as well as knowledge configuring and tuning IPtables and Auditd would be beneficial.
Experience covering a variety of network technologies and appliances, in particular : Firewalls (including audit technologies such as skybox), IPS, SIEM, WAFs, Load Balancers, Privilege access control systems
Experience of securing, auditing and maintaining both public and private cloud deployments, would be beneficial.
some experience of managing enterprise security products such as Antivirus, Data Loss Prevention tools, Endpoint Protection, Identity Management and scripting capabilities on Windows platforms.
A minimum of five years of experience working in a systems infrastructure, security operations or IT support role.
Why should you apply?
Highly competitive compensation plus annual discretionary bonus
Informal dress code and excellent work / life balance
Comprehensive healthcare and life assurance
25 days holiday
Contributory pension scheme
Subsidised gym membership
Monthly company events