Senior Analyst - Cyber Security

Risk & Governance – Cyber Security /
Full-time /
Nium, the Leader in Real-Time Global Payments 
At Nium, we operate at the intersection of an increasingly interconnected world, where the traditional finance industry has been disrupted, and on-demand is in demand. Our payments infrastructure is leading a transformation in payments, enabling anyone, anywhere to make and receive payments instantly, regardless of the location or currency. We currently support: 
-Regulatory Licenses and Authorizations in 40+ Countries, enabling seamless onboarding, rapid integration, and compliance
-190+ Pay Out Markets – 100+ in real time
-35+ Pay In Markets
-30+ Card Issuance Markets
-100+ Supported Currencies 
Today, Nium is the leader in real-time global payments and the fastest way to send money across borders. We are co-headquartered in San Francisco and Singapore, with regional offices in Australia, Brazil, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Lithuania, London, Malaysia, Malta, Netherlands, and UAE. 

The Team You Will Join

The senior Cyber Security Analyst works across teams to ensure that both security and compliance are monitored and always maintained, protecting our business and customer data. This role forms part of our information security team, which is responsible for the continuous monitoring, maintenance and improvement of overall security posture, technology risk management and regulatory compliance.

What would a day @Nium look like?

    • Monitoring alerts from SIEM and investigating security incidents.
    • Report and follow up on incidents with team members and escalate with management where necessary.
    • Stay up to date with security threats, vulnerabilities, and industry best practices.
    • Help in the day-to-day operation of the security team.
    • Support the team in collecting evidence for audits such as PCI DSS, SOC2 Type 2, and ISO27001 and implementing improvements.
    • Provide guidance to other teams to fix vulnerabilities.
    • Configure and manage security tools and technologies, such as vulnerability scanners, WAF and security information and event management (SIEM) systems.
    • Assist with the ongoing maintenance of regulatory requirements.
    • Provide security awareness training to development and IT teams.
    • Collaborate with development and DevOps teams to integrate security best practices into the software development lifecycle.

Which Skills & Experiences will make you successful?

    • A bachelor’s degree in computer science, Information Security, or related field or
    • 3+ years’ experience working within a security team.
    • Analytical and problem-solving skills to identify and assess risks, threats, patterns and trends.
    • Experience or knowledge of web application security testing tools, such as Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, or Qualys.
    • Hands-on experience in implementing security standards such as ISO27001, ASVS, OWASP Top 10, SANS Top 20, and other legislative requirements.
    • Experience or knowledge in deploying and maintaining security technologies such as WAF, SIEM, SOAR.
    • Working experience with cloud platforms such as AWS, and Azure.
    • Knowledge of operating systems (windows, Linux), networking technology, security technologies (Firewalls, IDS/IPS).
    • Experience in securing microservice architectures, APIs, data pipelines, and container-based deployments.
    • Relevant certifications, such as CISSP, CEH, or GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT), are a plus.
    • Coding experience is always a plus, either with Bash, Python, or PowerShell.
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What we offer at Nium  
We Value Performance: Through competitive salaries, performance bonuses, uncapped sales commissions and robust performance reviews, we ensure that all employees are rewarded and incentivized for their hard work. 
We Care for Our Employees: The wellness of Nium’ers is our #1 priority. In addition to many other benefits, we offer medical coverage, 24/7 employee assistance program, generous time off policies, and a year-end shut down. We also provide a hybrid working environment (3 days per week in the office). 
We Upskill Ourselves: We are curious, always want to learn more and upskill ourselves. As well as role-specific training, we also offer a global learning stipend. 
We Constantly Innovate: Nium continues to be globally recognized for its constant innovations, growth, and employee-centric mindset since our inception: 
-2022 Great Place To Work Certification
-2023 CB Insights Fintech 100 List of Most Promising Fintech Companies
We Celebrate Together: Work is also about having fun with your colleagues and forging deep relationships. We host company-wide social events onsite and virtually, provide team morale budget and bonding activities, happy hours, team offsites, and much more!  
We Thrive with Diversity: Across 33 nationalities and 18+ countries, our diverse and multicultural team embodies our commitment to a safe and welcoming environment for everyone.  
What it’s like to be a Nium'er 
At Nium we center our way of work around 3 core values globally: 
#KeepItSimple: We cut through complexity, simplify at speed and operate with scale in mind. 
#MakeItBetter: We build innovative solutions that make our customers' lives better. 
#WinItTogether: We win in this competitive market by collaborating as one team. 

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