Cyber Defence Lead

£75000 - £80000 per annum + 25 % Bonus
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NEIL MORGAN

Cyber Defence Lead required. A technically minded Cyber Defence Lead is required for a premier financial services name.

The Cyber Defence Lead will sit within the Cyber Defence Operations team has a requirement for day-to-day management of security tools used to respond to malware and other security related incidents. The technologies include, but are not limited to, Advanced malware detection, SIEM, DDoS, IPS, threat intelligence and logging/analytics capabilities. The ideal candidate has experience of not only using a wide range of technologies to respond to security events, but also supporting ongoing maintenance of the tools. They will also lead and mentor a small internal , Insider Risk team.

In additional, the Cyber Defence Lead will work with global stakeholders to continually identify information that requires protection, this includes ISO’s, 1st & 2nd Risk and Data Protection. Develop and improve the DLP / Insider Risk strategy to continually improve our capability in this area and Implement said strategy

The Cyber Defence Lead will come with at least 2 years of previous experience working in a SOC or Incident Response position. Knowledge of, or experience working with security (SIEM, NetFlow, IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus) is welcome along with Knowledge of or experience working with security tooling (DLP, SIEM, SOAR) programming experience (PowerShell, Bash, Python, JavaScript etc is highly preferred

The Cyber Defence Lead will be a strong communicator, comfortable dealing with C-Level stakeholders and discussing the latest threats to technical audiences.

My client welcomes relevant Security Industry qualifications such as CISSP, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, GMON, GNFA, SSCP, OSCP

For a more detailed job spec please contact Neil Morgan at McGregor Boyall.

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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