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IT Security SOC Manager

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Recruiter: Michael Page
Listed on: 27th November 2019
Location: Birmingham
Salary/Rate: £55000 - £60000
Type: Permanent
Start Date: ASAP

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This is a fantastic opportunity to join a national business, who are a market leader in their sector, and have just undergone a period of exciting IT change after the deployment of a new Network and Security Operations Centre at their Birmingham site. They are now recruiting for an experienced IT Security SOC Manager to oversee a new Security function.Client DetailsMichael Page are proudly partnered with one of the leading Distribution businesses in the UK, as they undergo an exciting period of growth within their West Midlands IT function.The organisation has grown to become a market leader in their sector, operating across numerous sites throughout the UK.You will work from a large-scale site in Birmingham, where all core business functions are based, in a culture that is truly team-oriented. Progression will be excellent, as the business looks to grow and invest further within their Midlands IT function.DescriptionAs the IT Security SOC Manager, you will be leading a new Security function as part of the businesses' Network and Security Operations Centre, with the view to provide security monitoring and incident management across core infrastructure, applications and services.You will work on a hands-on basis, reporting directly into the Head of Information Security & Business Continuity, who heads up a team on a separate site. This will mean you will have a strong strategic influence across the Birmingham team, taking responsibility for management and mentoring.As mentioned, the role will still be very hands-on, and you will act as the first point of escalation for all security-based incidents that are raised within the IT Operations Centre.This will include security monitoring, and analysis of business critical systems such as endpoint security, web proxy, email filtering and firewalls.ProfileAs the successful candidate for the IT Security SOC Manager role, you will have at least 5 years commercial experience in the following:Team leadership - ideally of a team of 4+ reports.Core infrastructure - Virtualisation, Active Directory, Windows Server, Office365.Networking - LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, DHCP.IT Service Management - ideally ITIL.It would also be beneficial if you have technical experience of:Darktrace.ISO27001.IBM i Series / AS400.CISSP / ISEB accreditation.Job Offer£55,000 - £60,000 + Corporate Benefits.