SOC Team Lead – UK remote - £40,000 - £70,000 + Excellent benefits!
Locke & McCloud are working with a leading Cyber Security Consultancy who’re looking for a SOC Team Lead. As a SOC Team Lead, you will be responsible for leading a team of dedicated security analysts in our clients SOC. You will oversee day-to-day operations, incident response, and proactive threat hunting activities to ensure the security of critical assets. This role requires a deep understanding of cybersecurity, excellent leadership skills, and the ability to work in a fast-paced and dynamic environment.
Lead, mentor, and motivate a team of security analysts.
Manage and coordinate incident response activities to mitigate security incidents.
Conduct post-incident analysis and ensure lessons learned are applied for continuous improvement.
Implement and maintain security monitoring tools and technologies.
Lead proactive threat hunting activities to identify advanced threats before they escalate.
Continuously improve SOC processes and procedures.
Generate and present regular reports on SOC performance, incident trends, and security posture.
Maintain accurate documentation of incident response activities and investigations.
Ensure the SOC operates in compliance with industry standards and regulatory requirements.
Assist in the development and enforcement of security policies and procedures.
To be considered for this role, you should have:
Proven experience in a SOC environment, with experience in a leadership position.
Strong knowledge of cybersecurity concepts, tools, and technologies.
Familiarity with SIEM solutions, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and threat intelligence.
Ability to work under pressure and handle high-stress situations.
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!