Security Operations Engineer

MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is unique – on and off the track. We don’t follow the status quo and we’ve made a name for ourselves as the team who does things differently. You might’ve seen us on Netflix or know that we’re the only American-owned team on the Formula 1 grid, but we’re also more than that.

We have three HQs – Kannapolis in the US, Banbury in the UK and Maranello in Italy – each staffed by passionate, loyal and hardworking advocates. At Haas, you’ll be involved in many different areas of the team, an assortment of projects and plenty of hands-on experience while collaborating with some of the best minds in the world.


Yes, you’ll learn from us, but we expect to learn from you too!

General Summary:

This position reports to the Global Technology Operations Manager or their designee and is based in Banbury, UK.  This position plays a critical part in developing, implementing, and maintaining leading security solutions ensuring the global estate is always protected from new and existing threats, the ability to innovate and continuously develop security operations to deliver a best-in-class service for the team.


 Key Responsibilities: 

  • Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.
  • Take a leading role in maturing and developing the team’s security posture.
  • Build and develop solutions to continuously monitor the global estate for signs of security incidents and breaches. Responding to these promptly.
  • Draft and execute plans to correct, mitigate, or resolve identified security issues and gaps/exposure through configuration, architecture, policy, process, procedure, tooling, reporting, or third-party products and services.
  • Administer, maintain and develop existing security tools including identity, endpoint, network and on-prem/cloud applications.
  • Work with outsourced security suppliers to help manage such security services that are not provided in-house.
  • Coordinate security activities such as penetration testing, security awareness training, red teaming, education and threat intelligence gathering.
  • Help mature, develop and promote new and existing policies, processes and culture to improve information security and risk management awareness throughout the team.
  • Collaborate and support multiple departments to ensure information security is embedded throughout the team. Including in-house software and development activities.
  • Through innovation and automation, find ways to mitigate and remediate threats and vulnerabilities.
  • Identify and implement leading edge security technologies that add the most value.
  • Evaluate and prioritise identified security risks.
  • Generate and provide regular reports on security metrics and KPIs to track the effectiveness of security measures and identify areas for improvement.
  • Provide a path of escalation for the service delivery function for complex security issues.
  • Follow all safety regulations in all venues.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Global Technology Operations Manager or their designee.


 Specialized Knowledge and Skills:

  • Strong knowledge and experience in deploying and maintaining enterprise level security technologies and systems, including Identity & Access Management (IAM), Endpoint Detection & Response (EDR), cloud security, vulnerability and patch management. With a strong understanding of the impacts of these systems.
  • Solid knowledge and experience in Microsoft Azure/365 (or equivalent) environments and their associated security suites.
  • Solid understanding of networking and firewalls.
  • Experience in incident response, business continuity and disaster recovery processes.
  • Good understanding of Information Security & Risk Management frameworks such as NIST, ISO 27001 & MITRE ATT&CK.
  • Working knowledge of code review platforms.


Soft Skills:

  • Be self-driven and be able to work with minimal supervision.
  • Be reflective and continually seek to improve and enhance the teams service, platforms and processes.
  • Be able to thrive in a team environment, being dependable and a reliable team player.
  • A quick thinker, be a flexible and adaptive character with the ability to react and solve problems with speed and efficiency, sometimes under high pressure.
  • Be innovative, creative and forward thinking, encouraging others to be also.
  • Be passionate for identifying opportunities to introduce automation and orchestration in security systems and processes.
  • Must have excellent communication skills and be willing to continuously learn and improve themselves.


General Responsibilities:

  • Promote teamwork and effective communications to develop working relationships between all personnel and departments.
  • Adhere to all IT, Health & Safety and wider business processes.
  • Follow all safety regulations in all venues.
  • Other duties as assigned by the Global Technology Operations Manager or their designee.


Education and Work Experience:  

  • Minimum of 3 years experience in security engineering.
  • Further education such as BSc or MIS in an ICT related qualification or equivalent experience required.
  • Security certifications are advantageous.
  • Exposure to racing and international environments is advantageous.


Work Environment Physical Demands:

 An ability to work and prioritize within a high pressure, time sensitive environment while retaining a methodical approach is essential. The role may require occasional international travel and a willingness to work long and flexible hours including some weekends.


This position may require lifting to 50 pounds, repeated bending, squatting and manual dexterity. Fast- paced work environment requiring heavy mental demands. Work environment includes machinery, race cars, 7-post and other rigs, grinding debris, and hazardous fluids. All employees must ensure compliance with the Company Health and Safety Policy, and all relevant other statutory Health and Safety legislation.


 This job description may not detail some less major duties, nor cover duties of a similar nature, which may from time to time be reasonably required by the relevant manager.

At MoneyGram Haas F1 Team, we consider our employees our greatest asset. We strive to create a supportive and inclusive work environment where everyone can thrive and grow. We value diversity and encourage our employees to bring their unique perspectives and experiences to the conversation. Diversity, Equality, and Inclusion are fundamental to who we are as a company and a collective of colleagues. Our commitment to these ethics is steadfast and this promise travels with us wherever we are in the world.

We look after our team with multiple rewards packages, competitive bonuses and year-round health and wellbeing programs, providing you with the tools to motivate and perform at your best. 

If you’re passionate about competition, technology and teamwork, then working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team could be the perfect fit for you. Motorsport is a dynamic and exciting industry that offers a wide range of opportunities for those who are willing to put in the hard work and dedication required to succeed. Working at MoneyGram Haas F1 Team is a highly rewarding experience, as you become a crucial member of a team that is constantly pushing the boundaries of what’s possible and striving for excellence in everything we do.

Join our team and make your passion your profession.



Due to the nature of the organisation, all employees of MoneyGram Haas F1 Team are required to be security cleared to National Security Vetting standards. If successful in your application, we would support you with the NSV process. As a guideline only, you would normally need to have been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years.  Further confirmation can be found on the Civil Aviation Authority  National Security Vetting (NSV) website

If you have not been a UK resident for the last 5 consecutive years, please be prepared to request an Overseas Criminal Records Check for these countries as you will be asked to provide this for referencing and security checks if you are successful.

Unternehmen / Organisation: 
Haas F1 Team