Security Operations Centre (Soc) Manager

London (Central)
From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + Benefits
27 Sep 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Your Challenge Your ultimate goal is to create and lead our Security Operations Centre (SOC) team to identify, design, implement, maintain, monitor and react to security related aspects of the HighQ infrastructure from a HighQ corporate network and client service production perspective. Your Role Working alongside the CTO, ISO, Applications and Infrastructure teams, you’ll need to have a self-sufficient approach to creating and leading a SOC team whilst stepping up to lead and manage as the team grows. · You will need to ensure all security related design and implementation documentation is created and made available to the relevant teams and kept up to date. · You’ll work closely with ISO, CTO, Apps and Infrastructure teams to layout requirements and run with technical design and implementation. · You’ll detect, investigate and remedy security incidents. Your Essential skills / qualifications · You’ll need experience building and managing a SOC team · Ability to utilise SIEM technologies · You’ll need to define the Security Operations Centre strategy · You’ll have experience leading teams during security incidents · Your previous experience will have given you the ability to analyse security logs to identify the root causes of security incidents · You’ll use data encryption technologies and products, including installing, configuring and maintaining HSMs. · Implementing industry Security best practices. · You’ll possess the ability to design and implement security solutions covering DLP, IDS, IPS, SIEM, IDAM, DDOS · You’ll have previous experience Installing, configuring, maintaining and troubleshooting Cisco ASA 55xx firewalls as well as other network switching and routing equipment. · You’ll have proven IT industry and Security experience in multiple areas of IT Security. TOGAF, SABSA, CCP Information Architect, CISSP, CLAS, CISM, CISA Desirable skills · Snort IDS · Splunk SIEM · Cisco IPS (sourcefire) · Symantec SEP · Akamai CDN / DDOS · Netflow · Configure email security · Ethical Hacking; · Identity Management and/or Access Management solutions About Us HighQ provide innovative cloud-based file sharing and collaboration software to large international clients in legal, banking and corporate sectors. HighQ operate their production infrastructure out of 12 geographically separate data centres from 6 different countries including US, German, UK, Australia, UAE and Jersey. We are headquartered in London, with a large offshore development team in India and sales offices in the US, Netherlands, Germany and Australia. Having seen considerable growth in recent years, we are looking to create a dedicated SOC team to further strengthen our commitment to security. This job was originally posted as