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Security Engineer

  • Location:

    New York

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

  • Job type:


  • Contact:

    Michael Aspinall

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)20 3778 1437

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Expiry date:


​Our Client

Our client, a renowned investment firm, is currently looking to add a Security Engineer to their team based in New York.

​Main Duties

You will work on developing the firm's information security program, with a primary focus on incident detection and threat response. You will own the resolution of security incidents and lead, detection, and response improvement efforts.

Your Profile

Successful candidates must be able to show they can build new security tools to elevate the firm's capability to detect and respond to threats. Prior experience developing processes and runbooks used in incident response and remediation are a must.

You will lead on all forensic investigations whilst also improving threat-hunting and monitoring efforts. If you have lead reviews, assessments, and triage operations on threats in previous roles, the firm will be keen to speak with you. You will also oversee the current toolchain configuration and make improvements where necessary.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: +44 (0)20 3778 1437
Reference Code: 11364

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.