About the role

Redscan are undergoing an exciting period of expansion and looking for an engineer to join the Research and Development team.

Working within the R&D team in London, the successful candidate will contribute to almost every aspect of the business and occasionally interface with customers. The main focus of the R&D team is to continuously improve the capabilities of the business and the services it provides. Working as part of this small, highly motivated, and collaborative team, the successful candidate will help solve the technical security challenges faced both internally by Redscan’s ThreatDetect™ service and externally by customers.

This is a great opportunity to join a newly formed team, working with new and existing technologies, across the security and development industries.

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  • Develop and contribute to new solutions for the business and our customers
  • Research security trends, new attack methods and techniques
  • Research and develop detection and response solutions for new attack methods and techniques
  • Interface with customers independently or as part of a team to solve technical challenges
  • Assist in threat hunting and threat modeling
  • Integrate and share information with the R&D team

About you


  • Aptitude for theoretical and practical applications of security and development related technical fields
  • Proficient in Python
  • Understanding and/or practical experience interfacing with web APIs such as REST, SOAP, and streaming
  • Comfortable using command-line tools (mainly Linux based)
  • Offensive and/or defensive cyber security experience
  • Proven record of building tools and automations
  • Ability to thrive and respond to frequent demands of multiple constituents, both internal and external, in a customer-centric environment
  • Understanding of information security and computing concepts, standards, practices, including but not limited to firewalls, intrusion prevention and detection, TCP/IP and related protocols, and device monitoring
  • Ability to multi-task, prioritise, and manage time effectively
  • Comfortable interfacing directly with customers
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Candidate must be eligible to obtain a UK National Security Clearance
  • Desirable: Proficient in Go, Bash, PowerShell, and C#
  • Desirable: Experience using Git
  • Desirable: Exposure to SIEM, EDR, UEBA or other defensive technologies
  • Desirable: Exposure to Docker and Kubernetes
  • Desirable: Experience delivering offensive security engagements (Red Team or Penetration testing)
  • Desirable: Experience delivering incident response engagements
  • Desirable: Threat Hunting or Security Analyst experience
  • Desirable: Development experience
  • Desirable: Reporting skills writing to a technical and/or executive audience
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