Thought Machine

Cloud Security Engineer

1 month agoLondon, United Kingdom


Thought Machine is solving one of the biggest problems in banking - modernising core systems. Since launching in 2014, our mission has been to liberate banks from outdated, legacy technology which stifles their ability to innovate. Thought Machine's product, Vault, is a cloud native, core banking engine built to run any type of bank - from established Tier 1 banks to new challenger banks. To move closer to achieving our mission, we are looking for highly talented individuals to join the fast growing team. With a founding team drawn from Google, we have a deep culture of engineering excellence and we believe our product focus and pursuit of excellence will engender a seismic shift in the banking industry. Thought Machine was ranked as the most desirable London fintech to work at by Sifted when comparing employee reviews on Glassdoor. AltFi also named us one of the best European Fintechs to work in 2021. We have been awarded the Fintech 50 award by FintechCity and recently named in IDC's Top 100 Fintech companies. We pride ourselves on having an excellent internal culture, where we consider cultural fit as important as technical fit when we make new hires. At Thought Machine, we strive hard to create a fast-paced, supportive and fun working environment to enable the team to produce the best technical work in the industry. The Cloud Security team is tasked to review the architecture and develop automation tooling to define the best in class protective and detective security controls. DUTIES Provide security expertise and perform high-level technical reviews of applications and use cases that are moving to many cloud platforms (AWS, Azure or GCP). Solution and build Cloud Native Detective and Responsive controls in AWS, Azure and/or GCP that enforce the security baseline at scale, and when necessary integrate with open source and vendor tools. Build automation to actively audit the infrastructure for security misconfigurations of AWS, Azure or GCP. Work with developers and other teams to implement and integrate Cloud Security solutions. Supports compliance initiatives (contractual, regulatory, and internal) by creating and delivering appropriate data-driven dashboards, reports, and other supporting artifacts. Work with cloud operations team to develop cloud monitoring tooling, design and develop scripts needed for troubleshooting and resolution of security or compliance issues. Maintain knowledge of the latest cloud security threats.

Job ID: Thought-6E6D779F7B

Perks and Benefits

  • Financial And Retirement
    • 401(k) with company matching
    • company equity
  • Health And Wellness
    • health insurance
    • dental insurance
    • vision insurance
    • life insurance
    • short-term disability
  • Office Life And Perks
    • flexible work hours
    • casual dress
    • snacks
    • some meals provided
    • diversity and inclusion program
  • Professional Development
    • access to online courses
    • lunch and learns
  • Vacation And Time Off
    • paid vacation
    • personal/sick days
    • maternity leave
    • paternity leave