Website Virgin Money

The overarching ambition for our COO remains – leverage the power of technology to deliver superb products and services for our customers. Cyber-security plays a critical in that pursuit, we are building a security platform for the future that protects our customer and colleague data from cyber threats, and we want to ensure our colleagues can access the next generation of collaborations tools, our customers can sleep at night safe in the knowledge that we are protecting their hard earned savings from criminals, and our investors trust us to  invest wisely in securing Virgin Money.

We are curious about new technologies, ways of working, and threat-based solutions and understand that we need to support our business strategy with creative, efficient and scalable solutions.

What you’ll be doing

  • Develop and implement a comprehensive security engineering strategy that aligns with the bank’s business objectives and regulatory requirements.
  • Develop technical standards, aligned to Security Standards, and put in place monitoring and enforce solutions. Conduct regular assessments of network infrastructure to identify vulnerabilities and ensure compliance with security requirements.
  • Collaborate with network engineering teams to implement secure network designs and configurations. Define and oversee network access controls and segmentation strategies.
  • Evaluate, select, and implement security tools and technologies to enhance the organisation’s security posture.
  • Establish and maintain a governance framework for managing cryptographic keys and digital certificates. Develop and enforce policies and procedures for key and certificate lifecycle management. Monitor and audit key and certificate usage to ensure compliance and prevent unauthorised access.
  • Regularly report to senior management and the board on the status of the bank’s security posture, including risks, incidents, and improvement initiatives.

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