Senior Threat Intelligence Engineer

Location: UK, Remote
Department: Risk, Compliance and Information Security

Location: London

Department: InfoSec

Who are Tide:

At Tide, we’re on a mission to save businesses time and money. We’re the leading provider of UK SME business accounts and one of the fastest-growing FinTechs in the UK. Using the latest tech, we design solutions with SMEs in mind and our member-driven financial platform is  transforming the business banking market. Not only do we offer our members business accounts and related banking services, but also a comprehensive set of highly connected admin tools for businesses. 

Tide is about doing what you love. We’re looking for someone to join us on our exciting scale up journey and be a part of something special. We are wanting passionate Tideans to drive innovation and help build a best-in-class platform to support our members. You will be comfortable in ambiguous situations and will be able to navigate the evolving FinTech environment. Imagine shaping how millions of Tide members discover and engage with business banking platforms and building this on a global scale. 

What we’re looking for:

As a Senior Threat Intelligence Engineer at Tide, 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. You'll also help take our security processes to the next level. Our scaling security team is responsible for securing Tide, our Tideans and our Members. Threat intelligence has emerged and evolved to meet the needs of the threat detection & response team and others managing security risk for Tide. A Threat Intelligence Engineer at Tide will focus on a strategy that includes:

  • Strategic threat intelligence tailored to executive audiences increases awareness of cybersecurity risk, and support sound risk decision making by organisational leadership.
  • Incremental program growth to provide quick wins with direct incident support and evolve into a threat intelligence platform to track and inform stakeholders.
  • Tactical and operational threat intelligence to guide decision making during an incident investigation and threat detection.

As a Threat Intelligence Engineer you’ll be:

  • Providing Strategic Threat Insights, Broad brush trends & Intel focused on the Fintech/Banking space.
  • Providing Tactical Threat Insights, TTP, IoCs and actionable intelligence that can be consumed programmatically.
  • Identifying, Implement & Manage External Intelligence Sources
  • Working on the Implementation and maintenance of our security threat intelligence tooling
  • Using Open source intelligence to investigate live and identify future potential threats
  • Building upon our security threat intelligence capabilities
  • Evaluating the impact of current security trends, advisories, publications, and academic research
  • Build tooling for internal use that enables the team to operate at high speed and scale
  • Writing and managing indicators of compromise
  • Supporting response, triaging, and investigating potential incidents across Tide systems
  • Implementing security orchestration and automation on top of existing solutions
  • Contributing Intelligence to the vulnerability management and triage program

What makes you a great fit: 

  • Having 4+ years of experience into Cloud/Enterprise Security
  • Strong knowledge of threat intelligence methods, standards, processes and industry-standard intelligence lifecycle approach.
  • 2+ years of scripting/coding (Python, Javascript, Typescript, Go etc.)
  • Experienced in operational security, threat detection and incident response
  • Writing strategic intelligence briefings
  • Authoring tactical technical intelligence
  • Writing and triaging production security alerts against large data sets, ideally with Splunk Enterprise Security.
  • Familiarity with common techniques and tactics used by malware and threat actors and the industry-standard lexicon for discussing such threats (e.g. MITRE ATT&CK, Diamond Model etc.)
  • Experience with working on AWS workloads
  • Experience mentoring other engineers in security
  • Able to act as a cheerleader and champion for security
  • Ability to thrive and succeed in a dynamic, fast-growing startup environment
  • Passion for information security
  • Hands-on attitude and the ability to drive solutions to completion
  • Experience with automation
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

What you’ll get in return: 

Make work, work for you! We are embracing new ways of working and support flexible working arrangements. With our Working Out of Office (WOO) policy our colleagues can work remotely from home or anywhere in their home country. Additionally, you can work from a different country for 90 days of the year. Plus, you’ll get:

  • Competitive salary 
  • Vitality Health Insurance, with a proactive focus on mental and physical wellbeing
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • 25 days holiday with the ability to buy extra days
  • We invest in your development with a £1,000 professional L&D budget per year
  • Access to ‘salary sacrifice’ benefits such as Cycle to Work scheme and pension contribution
  • Spacious brand new office in Liverpool street with an all-day snacks bar
  • Enhanced family-friendly leave
  • 24 hours paid volunteering time off per year
  • Flexible working options
  • Share options

Tidean Ways of Working 

At Tide, we’re Member First and Data Driven, but above all, we’re One Team. Our Working Out of Office (WOO) policy allows you to work from anywhere in the world for up to 90 days a year. We are remote first, but when you do want to meet new people, collaborate with your team or simply hang out with your colleagues, our offices are always available and equipped to the highest standard. We offer flexible working hours and trust our employees to do their work well, at times that suit them and their team.

Tide is a place for everyone

At Tide, we believe that we can only succeed if we let our differences enrich our culture. Our Tideans come from a variety of backgrounds and experience levels. We consider everyone irrespective of their ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, family or parental status, national origin, veteran, neurodiversity status or disability status. We believe it’s what makes us awesome at solving problems! We are One Team and foster a transparent and inclusive environment, where everyone’s voice is heard.