Lead Security Engineer

Permanent  |  £75000 - £95000 per annum  |  Central London  |  City of London

Leadership  •  Security

A high-profile fintech organisation are looking for a Lead Security Engineer to head up their security engineering team in Central London. Our partner is a leading organisation within blockchain and Bitcoin technology who are focussed on building the next generation of financial services technology. Through their advanced and highly sophisticated product, they are building a common platform within blockchain and distributed ledger.

Although this is a leading position, the core responsibilities are very much hands-on, from an architectural and implementation level, working with Open Source technologies, your primary focus will be testing and improving the security of their platform.

We're on the lookout for senior security professionals with strong coding ability or understanding. You will be required to implement security best practices in the development process whilst carrying out security focused reviews and auditing the code base for vulnerabilities. In addition, our partner is looking for someone who can implement new technology and write automated security tests.

Currently, we're looking for candidates that have extensive experience in threat and vulnerability concepts, and have a strong understanding of cryptography, threat modelling and coding experience ideally in Java or other JVM languages.

This is a rare opportunity to join an established company with huge growth potential working within the most exciting and profitable industries in tech. If you're keen to join the expanding world of blockchain and bitcoin, apply now!

Please note that no terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate on the grounds of age, and we confirm that we will gladly accept applications from individuals of any age for this role. LinuxRecruit is a leading open source specialist and provides services as an agency and an employment business.

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