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Cyber Security Operations Practice Director

Job Title: Cyber Security Operations Practice Director
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Kent, England
Salary: Up to £00000 per annum
Start Date: asap
REF: 16098/001_1574250170
Contact Name: Danny Sturgeon
Contact Email:
Job Published: 2 months ago

Job Description

Cyber Security Operations Practice Director / South East, Kent

Access IT Recruitment are currently working with a client who are seeking a Practice Director to take accountability for the performance and effectiveness of their SOC on a day to day basis.

The client is going through a significant growth period and the role offers you the chance to play an instrumental part in shaping the strategy of the SOC moving forwards.

You will be full supported to deliver a successful outcome and will be able to increase the size of your team significantly and influence the new technologies/tools you'll implement and use.

Deliverables include:

  • Be accountable for the performance and development of the SOC team

  • Challenge behaviours and performance when they fall short of acceptable levels

  • Empower teams to define innovative solutions, and share their experiences across the practice, driving a proactive threat prevention ethos

  • Empower Delivery Leads to manage their teams and deliverables

  • Ensure that solution designs are fit for purpose and can be achieved by BAU teams

  • Increase effectiveness of the SOC through process, training and tooling enhancements

  • Work with our third-party suppliers to ensure solutions are fit for purpose and the right level of support is provided to maintain them

  • Manage the pipeline of work and associated resource volumes

  • Responsible for forecasting of the Operations practice

  • Review and drive the creation of Dashboards to measure performance and threat indicators

  • Building strong relationships with customers built on, easy of engagement, clear and transparent communications, quality deliverables and trust

Experienced Required

  • Team leadership and growth experience

  • Experience of deploying/working with SIEM, IR, IDS/IPS, EDR and SOAR technologies

  • Experience in onboarding and tuning SIEM solutions

  • Experience of performing proactive threat monitoring techniques

  • Experience of Mitre ATT&CK Framework

  • Active or ability to obtain SC clearance

I'm keen to speak with candidates who have previous Director level experience as well as Senior Analyst's who are looking to make the step into a more strategic role.

Please apply for a confidential discussion and further details.