Head of Red Team (Ethical Hacking)

As we continue to scale and grow, we are looking for an experienced Head of Red Team to lead the growing Red Team function and ensure our system continues to deliver outstanding levels of biometric security and performance globally.

Our system has to provide the highest levels of biometric security to defend against the numerous and growing threats, whilst ensuring that we deliver outstanding performance for our millions of users worldwide. This is an exceptionally challenging problem as the nature of the threats evolves rapidly and there is a constant and growing need to track new threats, develop new defences and deploy in a timely and efficient manner.


  • Set and define the strategic direction of iProov’s Red Team
  • Manage and mentor junior team members; acting as a subject matter expert
  • Lead, command and execute sophisticated adversary simulation activities against iProov to enable identification and mitigation of identified vulnerabilities
  • Conduct the research, development and application of offensive tactics, techniques and procedures (TTP’s) in order to effectively simulate the capabilities of relevant threat actors
  • Build, preserve and continually improve technical infrastructure to support operations


  • Degree in Computer Science, Cyber Security or related STEM subjects (equivalent work experience also accepted)
  • Previous experience leading and mentoring high-performance teams
  • Extensive knowledge of security testing requirements and techniques
  • Proven practical experience of delivering red team services to customers
  • Experience of working covertly evading proactive blue teams

Company Benefits

  • 25 days Annual Leave, plus 8 Bank Holidays
  • Vitality Health insurance
  • Pension
  • Flexible working
  • Free Barista Coffee/Tea, biscuits and fruit in the office
  • Free access to WeWork discounts and free online well-being sessions
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