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Security Engineer



Posted 3 weeks ago

Join the Forefront of Financial Technology with Payhawk's Global Spend Management Team


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Payhawk is at the cutting edge of financial technology, offering a consolidated spend management solution that's revolutionizing how businesses manage their finances. Headquartered in the vibrant city of London, Payhawk's innovative platform integrates company cards, expenses, and accounts payable, streamlining operations for finance teams worldwide. With customers in 32 countries and support from top-tier investors, Payhawk is an exciting, dynamic company with a global reach and offices in major cities including New York, Berlin, and Barcelona.

  • Manage security incident management life cycle
  • Provide first-line support for information security
  • Engage in proactive security measures and DevSecOps
  • Implement AppSec practices
  • Conduct proactive and reactive system and network monitoring
  • Develop security monitoring solutions
  • Enhance intrusion detection and response
  • Perform security incident responses
  • Handle access management for internal employees
  • 4+ years in information security engineering
  • Experience with threat detection, mitigation, and vulnerability management
  • Proficient in penetration testing and security operations
  • Skilled in development, scripting, and automation (Python, Bash, PowerShell)
  • In-depth understanding of network protocols and security

Enjoy a competitive salary, 30 days paid leave, flexible hours, remote work options, company events, health care, a MultiSport card, office massages, and more. Plus, experience the product you'll help secure!

Payhawk is the leading global spend management solution for scaling businesses. Headquartered in London, we combine company cards, reimbursable expenses and accounts payable into a single product. Our future-facing technology enables finance teams to control and automate company spending at scale. Our customer base includes fast-growing and mature multinational companies in 32 countries. We have offices in New York, London, Berlin, Barcelona, Paris, Amsterdam and Sofia and are backed by renowned investors.

The role entails managing the security incident management life cycle and acting as a first line of support for our information security. You will be involved in proactive activities, DevSecOps, and AppSec practices and will be reporting to the VP of Information Security. Responsibilities include proactive and reactive monitoring of systems and networks, building security monitoring solutions, improving intrusion detection and response capabilities, performing security incident response, and supporting internal employees with access management requests.

Job requirements include a minimum of 4 years in information security engineering with hands-on experience in threat detection and mitigation, vulnerability management, penetration testing, and security operations. Proficiency in development, scripting, and automation tools (Python, Bash, PowerShell) is required, along with deep knowledge of network protocols, firewall configurations, and network security principles.

Benefits include a competitive compensation package, 30 days holiday paid leave, flexible working hours and opportunity to work from home, regular team-wide events, additional medical care, MultiSport card fully funded by us, company office massages, personal assistant service, and the opportunity to use the Payhawk product.


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