Cybersecurity Engineer - Antimalware

  • Competitive
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • HSBC Bank plc
  • 24 May 19

Cybersecurity Engineer - Antimalware

Cybersecurity Engineer - Antimalware

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If you're looking for a career that will give you plenty of opportunities to develop, join HSBC and your future will be rich with potential. Whether you want a career that could take you to the top, or simply take you in an exciting new direction, HSBC offers opportunities, support and rewards that will take you further.

The Cybersecurity team at HSBC are engaged to transform the way Cybersecurity is accomplished at the bank and we are set to enable the business to do more, as securely as we want, or need to be. In short, in line with the Bank's strategy, we are to be Simpler, Better, Faster and of course - More Secure.

To achieve this we have many exciting challenges ahead and are looking for people with a real passion for what they would like to do. Working with some of the best technology talent we are searching for technologists and enablers that will help support us on this journey.

As an HSBC employee in the UK, you will have access to tailored professional development opportunities and a competitive pay and benefits package. This includes private healthcare for all UK-based employees, enhanced maternity and adoption pay and support when you return to work, and a contributory pension scheme with a generous employer contribution.

We are currently seeking an experienced individual to join this team in the role of Cybersecurity Engineer, Antimalware.

The Security Engineer - Antimalware will be a member of the Global Cybersecurity Technology team. This team is responsible for identifying, developing and deploying global cybersecurity controls across the estate leveraging the firm's assets, network and data to identify threats. This role will partner heavily with IT Infrastructure Delivery (ITID) and support the end-to-end secure deployment of security technologies across the firm as well as leading and attracting talent to build a world class team.
In this role you will:

  • Review, analyse and document the current baseline and develop the target technology posture.
  • Perform gap analysis of the current baseline against the target architecture.
  • Evaluate, develop and apply appropriate tools to capture, analyse and model various viewpoints of the domain architecture.
  • Define metrics and methodologies to measure domain performance of applying new technologies.
  • Review, design and re-engineer domain processes with new technologies to improve domain performance.
  • Defining Cyber Sec control requirements for the Network technologies
  • Providing centralized IT Sec. services to the organization and reduce associated costs
  • Operating a first line of defence to ensure compliance with IT requirements
  • Providing consultation and subject matter expertise to the organization on Cybersecurity issues
  • Implementing and maintaining an effective engagement model across all regions, global businesses, and global functions.
  • Researching, engaging, and managing third party vendors where relevant to support functional objectives.
  • Working with security start-ups, as well as more established companies, to support design partnerships and shape product/service offerings to meet the requirements of the bank.
  • Provide thought leadership to the function and broader Cybersecurity organisation, driving transformational change and capability uplift across the bank.
  • Collaborate with various layers of management across Cybersecurity and other IT teams to develop solutions that protect the organization.
  • Design and drive the implementation of service offerings, capability uplifts, and process improvements to protect the bank for a continuously changing threat landscape.

To be successful in this role you will need to have:
  • Extensive experience focused on endpoint security and anti-malware controls
  • Detailed understanding of security fundamentals for common desktop and server operating systems
  • Detailed knowledge of security best practices and common controls/security products for the above platforms
  • Knowledge of networking, operating system, and application development fundamentals, particularly with regard to security of and threats to associated technologies, solutions, and products
  • Experience with securing endpoints, supporting, and integrating security products in large networks/environments desirable
  • Experience in evaluating and selecting security products given business/technology needs and goals, including requirements gathering, testing, and working with multiple vendors
  • Formal education in Information Security, Cybersecurity, Computer Science or similar and/or commensurate demonstrated work experience in the same
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with demonstrated experience in interacting with technical leaders and various layers of management
  • Scripting ability in python, Perl, or alternative language is desirable
  • Ability to build connections and work collaboratively within and across teams and boundaries
  • Willingness to continuously learn and share knowledge with others

The base location of this role will be London.

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We want everyone to be able to fulfil their potential which is why we provide a range of flexible working arrangements and family friendly policies.

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