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Chicago, Illinois - $130-150K +Bonus Full Time Posted: Thursday, 8 November 2018
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Manager of Security Operations
$130-150K +Bonus
Chicago, IL

This position will manage the Company Global Security Operations Center (SOC) team and manage relationships with external security providers.

This role provides updates related to significant security incidents to senior leadership in the business, communications, legal and security organizations.

The team managed by this role is responsible for 24/7 full time monitoring and protection of Company US and subsidiary data globally and is responsible for operational security-related tasks/change execution.

Principal Duties & Responsibilities:

Supervise and participate in day-to-day information security operations, including monitoring, analysis, detection and escalation of security risks and threats to Company systems and business

Coordinate information security incident response team, as well as serve as the Company point-of-contact for information security operational requests

Provide overall direction during execution of the incident response process, providing advanced analysis and direction, facilitating appropriate escalations and serving as the conduit for event communications to management.

Direct completion of post mortem analysis, document findings and provide recommendations to proper security and infrastructure teams for appropriate corrective actions.

Provide coordination of operational tasks from requests to execution (including providing hands/feet support for external vendor)

Oversee the vendor who provides Managed Security Services Ensure security monitoring and incident response systems (SIEM) are maintained in a state of readiness Manage and monitor Enterprise Endpoint protection (AV/Malware, Client Firewall, Internet and DMZ Firewall, Intrusion Detection etc.)

Manage Vulnerability scanning and reporting Maintain relationships with technology vendors supported by SOC Oversee and maintain relationship with external incident response vendor

Provide operational metrics

Build strong working relationships with other IT teams (Client Platform Support, Mobile, Server, Network, Software Delivery) to work on security tasks

Champions continuous improvement within SOC, identifying automation opportunities and tools that could improve the ability of the team to detect and react to events

Direct the building and update Security Operations SOPs

Preferred Education & Experience:

Five (5) years of technical experience in a security related technical field

Strong analytical and problem solving skills with the ability to synthesize big picture and detailed technical issues rapidly and accurately. Ability to multi-task, effectively prioritizing and executing tasks in a high-pressure environment.

Ability to communicate situation reports to both highly technical and non-technical individuals so that each has a clear understanding of the situation, the impact and next steps.

CISSP (or CISM), ITIL, GCIH/GIAC certifications recommended

Has lead a security team of 3 or more individuals for at least 3 years

Demonstrated ability to motivate, mentor, coach and lead technical teams

Strong continuous improvement problem-solving and mentoring skills

Strong verbal and written communication, facilitation, and interpersonal skills

Chicago, Illinois, United States of America
$130-150K +Bonus
Anthony Honquest 
11/8/2018 2:18:48 PM

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