Head of Cyber Security Operations (SOC) - London

  • bonus + package
  • London, England, United Kingdom
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Hunter Bond
  • 02 Oct 18

Head of Cyber Security Operations required by my Leading Banking client in London.

Head of Cyber Security Operations required by my Leading Banking client in London.

The successful candidate will be a technical IT security professional with excellent hands on skills. Experienced in managing and operating a cyber security operations centre (SOC) comprising of a range of security systems and controls. The role holder will be a subject matter expert on security operations and lead a small team of analysts and an outsourced monitoring service provider to provide the services required. They will have strong personal ethics and be able to operate to a high standard in a highly dynamic environment.

The is an excellent opportunity to guide the SOC in the way you see fit, in a Leading Bank, without requiring previous financial services experience.

The following skills / experience is essential:

  • Line management experience of a small team
  • Vulnerability and threat management
  • Incident management
  • Deep technical knowledge of network and application security controls operational in complex environments
  • Strong Technical skills in the following technologies:
    • SIEM System operation and analytics
    • Intrusion Detection and Prevention
    • Firewalls
    • Load balancers, Routers and Switches
    • Wired and Wireless infrastructures
    • Windows / Linux platform operating skills
    • Email/Web filtering technologies
    • Virtualised environments/Cloud
    • Deep Packet Analysis Tools
    • Anti Malware Systems/Solution
    • Strong network traffic and log analysis skills
    • Malware analysis skills
    • Computer Forensics
  • Experienced in the selection and implementation of appropriate information security controls
  • Previous experience in a regulated industry

Salary: Excellent + bonus + package

Location: London

If you are interested in this Head of Cyber Security Operations position and meet the above requirements please apply immediately.