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Head of SOC

  • Location: Sheffield
  • Salary: up to £135k + benefits + bonus
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: NH1116
  • Sector: Commerce and Industry
Job Description

Head of Security Operations


A household name is looking for a Head of Security Operations to be responsible for the smooth running of security monitoring and response. This is a hands-on role to lead and build a Security Operations Centre.




  • You will be responsible for up to 10 team members across monitoring, response, vulnerability management and information security.
  • It is expected you will come from a strong networking and infrastructure background and be well versed in security technologies.
  • The is a hands-on role, you must be able to show you can drive change objectives through to completion while developing and leading high performing teams.




  • This position is suited to an individual who can network and engage with senior technical and business stakeholders to understand risk in various areas to create effective security operations
  • The ideal candidate will need to have a background in:
    • IDAM
    • DLP
    • VM
    • Testing
    • Red Teaming
    • Threat Intel
    • Threat hunting
    • Dark Web/Opensource monitoring
  • Certifications such as CISSP, CISM are desirable and exposure cloud technologies is essential.
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