Security Operations Manager

45000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + GBP45000 - GBP60000/annum
12 Oct 2017
09 Nov 2017
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Cyber Security Operations Manager - Coventry - GBP60k plus benefits

Excipion are pleased to be working with a key player in the UK's national infrastructure in their search for security specialists to join their Coventry office.

In particular, we're looking for a skilled Security Operations Manager to take the lead in planning, directing and controlling Managed Security Services and Security Operations Centre (SOC) across the business.

Reporting to the Head of Cyber Security and working closely with the wider IT team and external support, we're looking for someone to:

* Monitor and analyse security events to protect key information and assets
* Escalation incidents/alerts as needed for investigation
* Ensuring regulatory compliance, including information security and industry best practices.
* Take a proactive approach to defend against cyber-attacks, and a swift response to cyber incidents

**Due to the nature of the role and industry you must hold, or be able to achieve, SC Clearance for this position**

What you'll bring

* Prior experience managing a SOC team in a complex environment
* Experience performing analysis utilizing SIEM technologies and IDS/AV consoles
* Ideally a background in Security Analysis or Engineering
* Certifications such as Security+, CEH, GCIA, GCIH, CISSP or similar will be beneficial
* Experience troubleshooting in a technical environment
* Software and hardware knowledge of computing, storage and peripheral devices
* Phone and remote support experience, knowledge and resolution ability
* Ability to solve and document solutions for usage of other technicians and customers
* Strong understanding of networking and associated protocols general cyber security concepts/best practice

On top of an excellent salary, you'll receive an industry leading pension and benefits package, as well as being involved with a company that will quite literally shape the UK for the foreseeable future.

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Cyber Security Operations Manager - Coventry - GBP60k plus benefits

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