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Offensive Security Engineer

Location: London
Department: Information Security
Employment Type: Full-time
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Tide is the leading provider of UK SME business accounts and one of the fastest growing FinTechs in the UK. That’s not an unfounded boast – we’re used by over 120,000 businesses, have over two percent market share, and have raised over £120m in funding.

We’re also one of LinkedIn’s top 10 hottest UK companies to work for, winner of Best Use of Technology (Growth Finance Awards); Best Banking Provider (Contracting Awards); Innovative Product of the Year (Growth Finance Awards) and we’re listed in the Top 100 FinTech Disruptors and The Startups 100. And that’s just for 2019.

Your Team

As an Offensive Security Engineer at Tide (fondly referred to as a Tidean, a mighty challenger of the banking world) you’ll join an ambitious team of highly motivated, talented Tideans who love to collaborate, and are driven by helping people achieve their business ambitions. We live and breathe our values, which are to put our members first, work as one team and be data driven, as part of our team, they’ll matter to you too.

Some of the things you’ll be doing

As part of this team, you will be creating and running an offensive security practice. Responsible for running red team exercises working with each business unit across Tide to ensure it is conducted in a responsible manner, you’ll also perform penetration testing and infrastructure architecture reviews to discover weaknesses and provide assurance for platform features throughout the development process. The successful candidate will also be able to function autonomously hunting to identify potential vulnerabilities wherever they might be found thought- out the organisation.

About You

Let’s not beat around the bush. We’re an international scale up, we’re busy! If fast paced environments, cross team exposure, inquisitive freedom and the ability to have a real impact on a rapidly growing scale up appeals to you, then you already have the mind of a Tidean. If you have that along with the following experience, we’d love to hear from you.

The non-negotiables:

  • Proven penetration testing abilities, especially in an enterprise environment. These will include the ability to use automated pen-testing tools as well as carry out manual pen testing
  • Ability to pen-test and review web application, source code, operating system, and network security architectures; finding vulnerabilities and defining effective strategies for remediation and hardening.
  • Conduct vulnerability research and assist with incident response as needed
  • Gather threat intelligence and build approach for testing our environment against known threats
  • Work with operations team to improve detection
  • Demonstrate experience in protecting organisations

The highly desirables:

  • Experience working within the Fintech or tech sector
  • Worked within a fast scaling business
  • Experience with Automation

About Tide

With over 100,000 members, we’re the leading provider of SME business accounts in the UK. Why? Because we’re solving a real world problem by being passionate about helping our Members.
SME’s have been underserved and overlooked by traditional banks for years. In an entrepreneurial age where everyone is expected to take a shot, traditional banks have not evolved with the needs of the market. That’s where Tide comes in.
With quick on-boarding, low fees and innovative features, we thrive on making data driven decisions to help SMEs save both time and money.
Here’s what we think about diversity and inclusion…
Diversity is what makes our world interesting. Fact. We don’t build our product for one type of person, Tide is here for everyone. And that’s how we build our teams. We’re a melting pot of different cultures, races, religions, girls who like girls, boys who like boys and those who like both. We’re proud of the fact that we represent society and it will always be our mission to do so. Everyone here is given a voice, and if you like the sound of that, we’d encourage you to come and find your voice here, too.

Here’s what we think about diversity and inclusion…

Diversity is what makes our world interesting. Fact. We don’t build our product for one type of person, Tide is here for everyone. And that’s how we build our teams. We’re a melting pot of different cultures, races, religions, girls who like girls, boys who like boys and those who like both. We’re proud of the fact that we represent society and it will always be our mission to do so. Everyone here is given a voice, and if you like the sound of that, we’d encourage you to come and find your voice here, too.