Cyber Operations Lead (SOC Specialist)-Southampton -£55K - £65K

£55000 - £65000 per annum
15 Mar 2017
14 Apr 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Cyber Operations Specialist/ SOC Lead / SOC Speacialist / SOC Analyst


£55,000 - £65,000

My client, an international financial services business in Southampton are currently looking for Cyber Security Operations Specialist, to join their expanding security team. This is a brand new position to the business where you will have the opportunity to take ownership for IT Security. You will be working closely with third party suppliers and well as multiple stakeholders throughout the business. If you are passionate about technology and are looking to move in to a more 'hands off,' security operations role, then please get in touch.

  • Sitting in a team of 5, you will be accountable for embedding security activity across the business and third party suppliers. You will have the ability to liaise with both technical and non technical teams, throughout the organisation.
  • The organisation are at the beginning of embarking on
  • You will be confident at working with minimal supervision, self motivated and will take the initiative to ensure delivery of personal and departmental objectives.
  • This role requires impeccable Interpersonal and communication skills which build trust and provide guidance in a diplomatic, proactive way.
  • You will have an analytical mind set which not only solves problems but challenges the status quo and promotes continuous improvement.
  • You will be responsible for maintaining currency with IT Security industry and governance trends.
  • You will have the ability to provide end to end resolution for any security issues.

Qualifications required:
  • CISSP or the willingness to achieve
  • CEH - Desirable
  • Experience of dealing with 3rd party IT outsourcing suppliers, both on and offshore
  • Technical expertise across the typical security based technologies.

To apply for the role please click below or for more information please contact Hassan Lenga-Kroma on 0117 312 6744.