Head of Infrastructure / Inf Sec – Linux AWS

Head of Infrastructure / Inf Sec – Linux AWS


Quant Capital is urgently looking for a Head of Infrastructure / Inf Sec to join our high profile client.

Our client is a brand new investment firm driven by technology. They are well known in the media as solving one of the common problems for the retail investor and in the current climate this is a unique product. The company structure is very flat and they have grown to 60 people in almost 6 months. As their product is web based this position is key to growth and stability.

They recently secured another $32 Million dollar funding round.

Due to their rapid growth and large user base they are looking for an Engineer to come in head up the infrastructure team and add a security presence to their day to day operations.

You will be responsible for every element of infrastructure , process, documentation and information security from their AWS Cloud through to mobile platform to day to day handling of information.

The role also has to balance competing stakeholder needs and achieve the best outcome for my client in the delivery of strategic and tactical Infrastructure and Info security initiatives and solutions.

Current Stack is all AWS based so experience of this is needed.

The Head of Infrastructure / Inf Sec must have:

  • Min 7 years experience
  • AWS
  • Lead experience
  • Ideally CISSP, CISM, CISA or equivalent experience
  • Policy experience
  • Linux
  • Understanding of Firewalls
  • Networking
  • Ideally EC2
  • Excellent presentation skills
  • Excellent communication skills


This role offers massive autonomy from day 1 in a business that is rapidly growing and will do so for a lot longer. This is a career move on your CV and the ability to really influence how a business looks at infrastructure and information and IT security.

My client is based in London

If this sounds of interest then please send your most recent cv to or call James on +44 203 757 8484

Head of Platforms, Head of Infrastructure, AWS, EC2, Information Security. CISSP CISM CISA