Senior SOC Engineer

The People Network
London (Greater)
£65000 - £85000 per annum, Benefits Bonus, Bens
08 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Senior SOC Engineer

Senior SOC Engineer required by leading retail group!

This fantastic role will see you join a small team responsible for supporting the businesses current SOC, ensuring that the 3rd party supplier is meeting SLAs and providing support to them on security incidents as part of a programme aimed at building and improving the current security technology stack. In addition to BAU you will conduct analysis on identified security incidents currently impacting company operations as well as perform intelligence analysis and production, security data management and security analytics. You will also review and authorise changes, perform Level 3 incident handling and related high severity escalations, ensuring the performance and availability of all security services.

During the peak Christmas period this role will have an operational feel to it but this will soon change to grow to more of a strategic role where you will work with the business to drive and build SOC improvements. Other responsibilities will include providing security architectural governance to create and maintain the enterprise’s security architecture design and you will oversee the deployment, integration and initial configuration of all new security solutions and of any enhancements to existing security solutions in accordance with standard best operating procedures.

To be considered must have experience of working in a Service Operations Centre and will bring expert knowledge of Security management principles and practice, including Threat, Vulnerability, Patch and SIEM Management. You must also have good experience of managing teams of internal and 3rd party external resources and will have previously delivered security projects within an enterprise size business. You will have good knowledge of cybersecurity principles, threats and vulnerabilities and will understand specific operational impacts of cybersecurity lapses. A knowledge of risk management processes (e.g. methods for assessing and mitigating risk) and a broad understanding of computer networking concepts and protocols, and network security methodologies is also required.

In return this successful brand retail group can offer an excellent salary ranging from £65k-£85k plus generous bonus (up to 30%) and benefits including pension, medical and corporate discounts. Based in West London, the company offices are easily accessible from the Central Line and include a café and coffee shop onsite as well as free to use state of the art gym. If you are a Senior SOC Engineer looking for a new challenge in a role combining operations and strategy then apply NOW

If you are interested please apply ASAP. The People Network is an employment agency and will respond to all applicants within three - five working days. If you do not hear within these timescales please feel free to get in touch.
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