Counterfeit Analysis And Adversarial Testing Specialist

50000.00 - 65000.00 GBP Annual + GBP50000 - GBP65000/annum See Job Spec
03 Feb 2017
17 Feb 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Would you consider yourself an experienced Counterfeit Analysis and/or Adversarial Test Specialist?

Are you looking for an opportunity that provides both challenges and rewards?

How would you like to work for an organisation that works hand in hand with banks, governments and commercial organisations on a global basis?

We are looking to recruit a Counterfeit Analysis and Adversarial Test Specialist for their London office to ensure that our banknote features and designs have the maximum resilience to counterfeiting based on external trends, in-depth counterfeit analysis and adversarial testing work.

The role is to provide a credible customer facing expert on banknote counterfeiting.

To engage with Central Banks and other members of the anti-counterfeit group/industry to develop a credible counterfeit and adversarial test scoring systems for counterfeit banknotes and security features.

To conduct counterfeit analysis that can significantly increase the DLR throughput of analysis and robustness of trends giving pro-active recommendations that can be made about future banknote design and feature development.

To ensure that a credible fact-based and data driven approach is applied to counterfeit banknote analysis and adversarial testing.

Internally connect Sales and Design Operations with customer feedback about needs with counterfeit trends. To provide recommendations to help maximise the counterfeit resilience of DLR products.

Externally ensure that appropriate counterfeit resilience and adversarial reports and presentations are available to enable customers to make fact-based decisions

Externally provide a high level customer facing training and presentations when required (this may lead to periods with significant travel).

To support the behaviour of working as One De La Rue, sharing best practice and collaborating with colleagues outside of own sphere of business.

To always act and behave in a way compliant with all De La Rue company guidelines and policies and values of the following;

* Act with integrity.
* Be open to change.
* Take Responsibility.
* Excel in what we do.
* Work together.

Additional Salary Information:

* Salary range GBP50,000- GBP65,000,
* Excellent training and development programmes.
* Full private healthcare.
* Life assurance.
* Bonus scheme related to company performance.
* Attractive pension scheme.
* Subsidised canteen on-site.
* 26 days holiday increasing (plus statutory bank holidays).
* Sales incentive bonus.
* Company car allowance.

Counterfeit Analysis | Adversarial Test Specialist | Counterfeit | Banknote | Analysis | Test Specialist | Banknote Analysis

Additional Salary Information:

Healthcare, Life Assurance, Bonus, Pension, Company Car.

Essential Criteria:

* Must be experienced in analysing counterfeit banknotes/passports and conducting adversarial testing.
* Must have experience of presenting in front of Central Banks and/or at conferences
* Must have a minimum of undergraduate degree in science related discipline required
* Should have the ability to form good relationships internally and already have a good network relationship within central banks.
* Will be an engaging public speaker. Able to defend rationale for feature and design recommendations.
* Will be able to demonstrate creativity, have a credited understanding of future vision of banknote and counterfeiting. A desire to improve processes in all levels of work; ability to constructively challenge the status quo.
* Will have an understanding of the value they add to of any work they achieve and seek to maximise this value.

About Us:

We are the world's largest commercial banknote printer and passport manufacturer and are a trusted partner of governments, central banks and commercial organisations around the world.

We also produces a wide range of other security products, including tax stamps, authentication labels and identity documents and manufactures high speed cash sorting and banknote inspection equipment.

Our Currency division provides customers with a full range of sophisticated products and services which are available either individually or as a whole. This includes design, production of security components, manufacture of paper and polymer substrates and printing of banknotes.

Within the Solutions division, a similar integrated offering from design to manufacture is available. In addition we offer a range of specialist services and software solutions including government identity schemes, product authentication systems and cash management processing solutions

In recent years our organisation has been involved in the production of over 150 national currencies, and passports or identity systems for over 65 countries.

We employ approximately 4,000 people worldwide and are listed on the London Stock Exchange.

We have a Preferred Supplier List and therefore will not accept speculative or specific candidate details from non-PSL agencies.

Closing date 03/03/2017