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Security Engineer

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  • Contact:

    Michael Aspinall

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  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 1437

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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​Our Client

Our client is a pre-eminent hedge fund with a huge global presence, working at the forefront of technology and financial services. The firm is driven by innovative technology and collaborative teamwork and prides itself on its commitment to excellence in everything they do.

The Role

They are seeking an exceptional Security Engineer to join their team. The ideal candidate will have worked in a market-leading firm and have unparalleled experience in functional programming languages and will possess a strong technical foundation and broad experience across the security spectrum. The successful candidate must be able to excel in problem-solving and have an interest in algorithms.

Main Duties

  • Build secure products from scratch.

  • Explain the why behind security practices.

  • Work closely with cross-functional teams to understand the business requirements, design solutions, and implement them.

  • Evaluate and recommend new security tools and technologies.

  • Stay current with emerging security trends and technologies.

Your Profile

  • Experience with functional programming languages

  • Strong technical foundation with broad experience across the security spectrum, preferably application security, security operations

  • Demonstrated ability to solve complex security problems.

  • Interest in algorithms and data structures.

  • Bachelor's or master’s degree in Computer Science or a related field.

Benefits: a superb package, including market-leading benefits and a competitive salary + hybrid working.

If you are an exceptional Security Engineer who wants to work for a world-leading hedge fund and be part of a team committed to excellence, we would love to hear from you.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
Reference Code: ASM11772

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are 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.