Senior Security Engineer

Algorithmic Trading

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  • / London, UK
  • / Permanent
  • / £200,000 - £250,000
REF: JD10427

Security Engineer

Algorithmic Trading – £500,000 package – London

OFS is working with an algorithmic trading firm who are shaping the future of global financial markets. They are looking for the highest calibre of Security Engineers with Kerberos experience to join their Information Security team in London, responsible for the company’s IT security globally.

In this senior hands-on, individual contributor role, you’ll work across a varied range of security projects and have the opportunity to work, learn and collaborate closely with some of the highest-performing Engineers in the world.

What you’ll need

  • Minimum of high-grade BSc from a highly reputable University
  • Strong foundation in core academic Computer Science principles, emphasizing algorithms and data structures
  • Deep familiarity with UNIX and Kerberos experience in a multi-realm environment
  • Roughly 10+ years experience in Information Security
  • Proficiency in at least one programming language (they use Go)
  • Proven experience deploying large-scale security solutions
  • Dedication to maintaining a high standard of discipline.
  • If you are passionate about technology, eager to contribute to cutting-edge solutions, and ready to thrive in a fast-paced, collaborative environment, this is the place for you.
  • You will be required to be in the office 4 days per week

While prior financial experience is not required, you will rapidly become a subject matter expert in this space.

What you’ll get

  • Competitive package up to £500,000 DOE
  • Work on a global scale with a diverse team of industry leaders and some of the highest-performing software engineers.
  • Engage in groundbreaking projects that shape the future of financial markets.
  • Enjoy a non-hierarchical culture where everyone is valued.
  • Embrace innovation and agility with multiple production releases per day.

Please only apply if you meet all the requirements above.

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