Security System’s Programmer

  • Competitive
  • Greenwich, CT, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Interactive Brokers
  • 23 Oct 17 2017-10-23

Security System’s Programmer

Overview

Interactive Brokers is a direct access electronic broker catering to the needs of professional and frequent traders, institutional investors, financial advisors, and introducing brokers. Our clients have access to more than 100 market centers in 25 countries from a single account. We are the lowest cost provider of brokerage services and the largest U.S. electronic broker based on daily average revenue trades executing 657,000 trades per day (First Quarter 2017 results). At Interactive Brokers, you will be part of a dynamic, multinational, fast paced, results oriented team working to provide our customers with state-of-the-art trading technology, superior execution capabilities, worldwide electronic access, and sophisticated risk management tools.

Responsibilities

The Security System's Programmer will be responsible for:

  • Vulnerability assessments, management, report preparation The Security System's Programmer will be responsible for:
  • Monitoring and responding to security alerts
  • Software initiative
  • Internal penetration testing,
  • Verifying risk factors
  • Assisting with prioritizing of remediation steps and coordinating remediation steps with other technology teams
  • Building and extending IT security infrastructure and automation of related tasks


Qualifications

  • Minimum of Bachelor's degree in a technology related field
  • 5+ years of IT experience plus
  • 3+ years of IT security experience plus
  • 2+ years of Linux experience plus
  • 2+ years of C programming or equivalent skill level (at least intermediate)
  • 2+ years of hands on experience with a scripting language Python, Perl, Shell etc.
  • 2+ years of hands on experience working with IP networks, firewalls and routing methodology.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills with a Self-discipline Security-focused mindset