IT Security Operations Team Leader

Security Operations Team Leader - £55,000 - £65,000 - Kent

I am currently charging the search for a Senior Security Operations professional to join a Financial Credit organisation who are looking to achieve the highest Information Security standards in a Bank. This organisation is looking for a skilled Cyber Security professional who is dedicated to his art, this is a hands on technical/ operational role that sits in the Security Operations Centre (SOC).

This is an excellent environment to cultivate and develop your Security career, joining a financial institution that takes Information Security seriously. Working alongside highly experienced and developing Cyber Security professionals, your experience, knowledge and technical skillset is of critical value to the organisation and you will be treated as such.

The role

As a Security Operations Team Leader, you will be responsible for leading up to five Security Engineers/ Analysts and Vulnerability Analysts within the SOC. Your technical skillset and responsibilities will revolve around Security Incident Response activities, Attack Monitoring, SIEM, and Threat and Vulnerability Management. A thorough understanding of working with the requirements of PCI or other security standards such as ISO will be beneficial, as well as previous experience working in the Financial Services/Cyber Security Industry.

Key Skills


  • Understanding and exposure of working with a wide range of Security niches; including Incident Response, Attack Monitoring and Threat and Vulnerability Management
  • High level of knowledge of Cyber Security fundamentals and technologies
  • SIEM Monitoring including; Arcsight, Splunk, LogRhythm
  • Operational experience of PCI DSS
  • Information Security expertise combined with understanding of Financial Services/ Laws and Regulations


  • Experience of leading a Security Operations Centre (SOC)
  • Salary and Benefits
  • This is a permanent opportunity based in Kent, the salary is based on the highly competitive market, and therefore based on individual experience, knowledge and performance.If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to contact me.

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Job reference information
Advertiser Computer Futures
Contact Name Samuel Berti
Telephone +44 (0) 20 7907 3831 (Please reference Dice when calling)
Reference CF-32696645_1504543481