Senior Security Design Specialist

Information Security London, United Kingdom


SIPS is responsible for setting standards for infrastructure and application security, engaging with projects maintaining a review and compliance process culminating in sign off. They maintain a unified view of threats and vulnerabilities within the organisation, and are responsible for designing mitigating controls and infrastructure.

By joining SIPS you will become part of the public face of information security within the business. As a senior member you will be mandated with threat modelling and ensuring controls and compliance requirements are assessed against all change initiatives, projects and business-as-usual operations. You will assist developers and systems administrators in designing and evaluating secure solutions, as well as make recommendations, create frameworks and document security standards and procedures.

Who are we looking for?

Due to the senior nature of the role it is essential that you have proven experience operating in time critical, complex and technical or information security environments. It is important that you understand intricate software and system interactions as well as deployments within secure organisations.

This is very much a hands-on role and you will need practical experience implementing and assessing risk against company standards, and reviewing engineering designs and security solutions. You will be experienced in delivering secure designs or security architecture of large projects and be able to challenge and propose recommendations when interacting with the wider business.

The Company

G-Research is a leading quantitative research and technology company. We use scientific techniques, big data and world-class technology to predict future movements in financial markets, and develop the platform to deploy these ideas globally.

Why should you apply?
  • Work at the heart of the business's information security.
  • Excellent growth and advancement opportunities.
  • Relaxed environment with a relaxed informal dress code.
  • Great work/life balance with fantastic benefits package including comprehensive healthcare and life assurance, 25 days holiday, contributory pension scheme, cycle scheme, gym subsidy, monthly company events and many more!
  • Market-leading compensation plus annual discretionary bonus.