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Sophie Spencer

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Sophie Spencer joined Barclay Simpson in 2008 and has nearly 20 years’ recruitment experience.  She specialises in hiring technical security roles into the commerce market, covering a range of companies from FTSE listed organisations to smaller, growing businesses.  Roles include Application Security, Security Engineers and Security Architects.
Internal Penetration Tester
  • Location Manchester
  • Salary To £55,000 + benefits + bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry
  • Description International media company seeks an experienced PenTester to join their growing team based in Manchester.    Currently the delivery of PenTesting is fully outsourced to 3rd parties...
Penetration Tester
  • Location London or Manchester
  • Salary £Competitive package
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry , Information Security
  • Description UK technology company seeks a Penetration Tester to join an established team, based partly from home and partly from either London or Manchester. In this role you will have the opportunity to: • Del
Cloud Security Architect
  • Location Remote with occasional travel to Leeds or London
  • Salary To £80,000 + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry , Information Security , Professional Services
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Head of Security Engineering Strategy (VP)
  • Location Manchester
  • Salary To £80,000 + bonus + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Information Security
  • Description Leading banking and financial services institution seeks a VP grade Head of Security Engineering Strategy to be based in the Manchester office.   Responsibilities include: Support the dev team in selecting and...
Cloud Security Architect/Engineer
  • Location London
  • Salary To £90,000 + benefits + pension + bonus
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Information Security
  • Description Universal banking group seeks a technical Security professional with both security architecture and security engineering experience.  The team is tasked with the delivery of a new cloud platform across the bank...
DevSecOps Engineer
  • Location Remote (with 1 day a week in London or Leeds office from Q4)
  • Salary To £100,000 + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Banking, Other Financial Services , Information Security
  • Description This leading fintech is at the cutting edge of banking technology. The firm has recently raised substantial investment from a funding round and is now looking to further invest in growing the Security team...
Application Security Engineer
  • Location Remote (or 1-2 days a week in London if you prefer)
  • Salary £70-90,000 + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Cyber Security
  • Description Well established but growing FinTech seeks an Application Security Engineer to join their Security division.   This is an excellent opportunity for a security professional with one of the following skill sets to...
Big Data Security Engineer
  • Location South East of England
  • Salary £75-85,000 + excellent cash benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry
  • Description This international FTSE100 company seeks a Big Data Security Engineer to join it's growing information security engineering division. Initially, the role will be based from home and post-Covid...
Information Security Architect
  • Location Remote (with expat relocation to mainland Europe later in 2021)
  • Salary £Expat package
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry
  • Description Opportunity for an Information Security Architect to relocate to mainland Europe under an expat package. No language skills required! Are you considering a new European adventure and making a move out of the UK once...
Cloud Security Architect
  • Location Remote with occasional travel to Leeds or London
  • Salary £80,000 + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry , Information Security
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Penetration Tester
  • Location South East
  • Salary £Competitive package
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Professional Services
  • Description This boutique Security Consultancy is seeking to hire an experienced PenTester to develop their growing team.   The work will be approximately 70% Application Security focused and approximately 30% Infrastructure...
Application Security Engineer
  • Location Remote
  • Salary To £90,000 base + benefits
  • Job type Permanent
  • Sector Commerce and Industry
  • Description This well established and growing technology company is looking for someone who can develop their new AppSec function and embed a DevSecOps culture.   This is a greenfield site which offers a varied role:  -...