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Cyber Security Engineer (Crypto)

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

  • Contact:

    Octavian Donnelly

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0874

  • Published:

    27 days ago

  • Expiry date:


​​Our Client

Our client, a European banking-as-a-service fintech based in Germany, is looking for a Cyber Security Engineer located in Berlin. The firm is currently seeking an experienced cyber security professional to be part of its DevOps team which focuses on cyber security and quality control within the IT infrastructure.

The successful candidate will be designing, building, and defending robust systems to help the firm understand advanced cyber threats. They will also be developing strategies and solutions to protect the business infrastructure.

Main Duties

Our client has a truly flexible approach to key responsibilities, tailoring the job according to the individual's background, strengths and professional aspirations.

Some of this position's duties will include, but are not limited to:

  • Work alongside the firm's other teams to secure the AWS environment, CI/CD pipelines and overall infrastructure

  • Design and implement security configuration and hardening for certain infrastructure components

  • Spearhead security design reviews for API services and infrastructure

  • Create automated security auditing and monitoring tools and enhancements

Your Profile

  • Track record in working with cloud (preference for AWS)

  • Proficiency in scripting languages (Golang, Ruby, Python, Bash)

  • Proven experience with automation frameworks

  • Ability to build and deploy code through CI/CD as containerised workload

  • Knowledge of OAuth2/OIDC, secrets management PKI

  • AWS Certification beneficial, though not essential

  • CISSP, OSCP, CEH, GIAC or similar certification beneficial, though not essential

  • Proven experience in performing threat modelling for systems and infrastructure

  • Experience in supporting security investigations

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Octavian Donnelly.
Phone: 020 3778 0874
Reference Code: 11267

About Rutherford

Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.