SOC Team Lead – Leeds hybrid - £40,000 - £65,000 + Excellent benefits!
Locke & McCloud are looking for an experienced SOC professional to join their established SOC and lead their team. You will need to have expertise in one or more of the following areas: Azure Sentinel, SIEM platforms, and firewall technologies such as Palo Alto, Check Point, Juniper, Fortinet, and Networks. You will be responsible for ensuring the efficiency and effectiveness of our clients SOC operations, driving continuous improvement, and mentoring team members.
Lead a team of SOC analysts, providing guidance, mentorship, and technical expertise.
Manage and prioritize security incidents, ensuring timely and effective responses.
Develop and refine SOC processes and procedures to optimize incident detection and response.
Collaborate with internal and external stakeholders to gather threat intelligence and implement proactive security measures.
Utilize your expertise in Azure Sentinel, SIEM platforms, and firewall technologies to enhance security monitoring capabilities.
Conduct regular security assessments and audits to identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses.
Stay current with emerging cybersecurity threats and trends, translating this knowledge into actionable strategies.
Participate in incident investigations, root cause analysis, and post-incident reporting.
Ensure compliance with industry standards and regulations related to cybersecurity.
Assist in the development of security awareness and training programs for SOC team members.
Contribute to the development of the SOC's strategic roadmap.
To be considered for this role, you should have:
Proven experience in a SOC role with leadership responsibilities.
Strong expertise in one or more of the following: Azure Sentinel, SIEM platforms, Palo Alto, Fortinet, Check Point, or Juniper Networks.
In-depth knowledge of cybersecurity best practices and threat intelligence.
Proven ability to mentor and develop junior team members.
This role offers a generous salary range and benefits package including share options, 25+ days annual leave, family medical cover, pension, and a handful of other benefits!