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Security Assurance Specialist

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

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  • Salary:


  • Contact:

    Sean Hassani

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 1997

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a fintech organisation, is currently looking to expand its security function. As a result, they are looking for a Security Assurance Specialist to join their growing team.

This is a great opportunity to join this exciting new phase and you will have the opportunity to play an important role in its development and growth, with your expertise having a real impact on the security of products and data.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Examine applications, systems, processes, and environments' technical and organisational controls and make recommendations for security upgrades.

  • Conduct third-party information security risk evaluations

  • Organize and assist with the scope of penetration tests

  • Help the Legal and Compliance team make sure that all privacy standards for data retention, storage, and export (to other jurisdictions or third parties) are met.

Your Profile

  • Strong awareness of Information Security principles

  • Familiarity with cloud environments

  • The capacity to describe information security concerns succinctly and with excellent communication skills

  • Prior PCI DSS experience would be helpful but is not required.

Salary: up to £80K + benefits + hybrid working model

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Sean Hassani.
Phone: 020 3778 1997
Reference Code: 11712

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.