Security Operations Specialist

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Security Operations Specialist




Ref: E3145NL

Job Description

My Financial Services client is looking for a Security Operations Specialist based in Cork.

The Operations Security Specialist will support the following areas of the Security Operations environment including, but not limited to:

  • Security Operations Infrastructure Management
  • Endpoint Anti Virus and Data Loss Security Support (via Third Party)
  • SIEM – Support the deployment and ongoing maturity of the SIEM solution (via Third Party)
  • Security Incident and Change Management
  • Configuration Management and Patching of Security Infrastructure
  • Third Party Service Provider engagement, oversight, management and governance
  • Risk Management –aligned with Internal Control and COBIT frameworks
  • Management Information Reporting
  • DDoS Support

Accountabilities for your role

  • Firewall Management
  • Administration of Endpoint  Anti Virus and Data Loss Prevention Software :
  • SIEM
  • Risk Management
  • Patch Management
  • Internet and Email Gateway Management
  • Network Access Control
  • Threat and Vulnerability Management
  • Public Key Infrastructure (PKI)
  • Secure File Transfer (SFTP)
  • Disaster Recovery
  • Security Certificates
  • Supplier Relationship
  • Distributed Denial of Service
  • On Call
  • Cyber Incident Response
  • Threat Intelligence
  • Daily/Weekly IT Security Operations Runbook
  • Digital Strategy
  • PSD2

Technical Competences for your Role

  • Excellent understanding of Security Infrastructure from perimeter to end-point.
  • Excellent understanding of Cyber Security landscape.
  • Strong technical skills across Security products:
    • Firewall/Intrusion Detection and Prevention/ DMZ support
    • Internet/Email Gateway
    • Host/Network Intrusion Prevention
    • Anti Virus
    • SIEM
    • DDoS
  • Excellent third party/vendor engagement skills.
  • Strong analytical, investigative and trouble shooting skills.
  • Strong understanding of Information Security Principles and Policies.
  • Strong understanding of governance processes and standards:
    • Information Security Policies
    • Change and Problem Management
    • Logical Access Management
    • Physical Access Management
    • Risk Frameworks

How to Apply

If you are interested in this role, then please Apply along with your updated CV and I will be in touch with you to discuss your application in more detail, otherwise feel free to connect with me by whichever medium you are most comfortable with be that Linkedin, Email or Telephone. Remember we have limited our site to a maximum of 200 Jobs so if this Role is not a 100% match to your requirements please be sure to connect with us as we will most likely have another role which you may find more suitable.

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