Citi Senior Cyber Security Innovator in Tel Aviv, Israel

  • Primary Location: Israel,Tel Aviv,Tel-Aviv-Yafo

  • Education: Bachelor's Degree

  • Job Function: Technology

  • Schedule: Full-time

  • Shift: Day Job

  • Employee Status: Regular

  • Travel Time: Yes, 10 % of the Time

  • Job ID: 16021159


Citi, the world’s leading financial enterprise has established its global security innovation center in Tel-Aviv. This offers the most exciting opportunity for talented Israeli security experts. Working as a start-up within a multi-national corporation, we take on demanding challenges on a grand scale. Together with the brightest people in the industry, we cooperate in virtual teams, leveraging the most cutting edge technologies to make security innovation a reality.

Being a successful senior cyber security innovator requires a talented security professional with enterpernueral spirit, passion, persistence and resourcefulness. It entails working on multiple creative ideas in parallel, defining security technology architectures, collaborating with start-ups and multiple stakeholders, managing plans and resources, relentlessly executing and striving to make things happen.

Job Description

  • Execute initiatives end to end, in the fields ofmobile security, authentication and encryption.

  • Explore and evaluate cutting edge cyber security technologiesimpacting millions of customers.

  • Work to define, build and demonstrate disruptive &innovative security solutions.

  • Exhibit thought leadership in domains ofexpertise.

  • Interact with leading cybers security companiesand startups around the world.

  • Collaborate and work closely with various global stakeholders,teams and groups within Citi.



  • Cyber security professional with at least 5 yearsof experience with large, complex environments.

  • Proven experience in at least one of thefollowing areas: mobile security, authentication, authorization, identitymanagement, biometrics, cryptography.

  • Hands-on software engineering / architecture background.

  • Product and/or project management experience.

  • Experience working in large, global andmulti-national organizations on complex systems.

  • Strong analytic capabilities for comparingtechnologies, architectures and approaches.

  • Passion for innovation and excellence combinedwith proven ability to execute and deliver.

  • Creative problem solver, independent,self-motivated, auto-dydact and team player.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skillsin Hebrew and English.

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, softwareengineering or related field – advantage.