Security Operations (SOC) Team Lead

Job type
NZD160000 - NZD165000 per annum
Company profile:

Our client is an award-winning brand that is renowned for coming up with innovative solutions and keeping the environment at the forefront of everything they do. Their current goal is to be the leading brand in their sector in the coming year.

The opportunity:

A household name in the NZ utility sector, security is imperative for this organisation.  The current team are known as being one of the best in the business and they are rightfully proud of their current security maturity.  They are now looking for a Security Operations Team Lead to join them and help them maintain and grow that maturity. 
You will be responsible for developing and implementing their security operations strategies and providing effective leadership to a team of operations analysts to ensure the seamless daily operations of security functions. 
You will be the sort of person who lives and breathes security.  Not only that but you’ll have a real passion for mentoring and guiding SOC teams.

Ideally you will have experience with:
  • Tier 3 Incident Management (Microsoft Sentinel): this includes effectively responding to and mitigating complex security incidents, ensuring the resilience of critical systems, and collaborating with cross-functional teams to implement proactive measures
  • People Management (SOC Team): Leading and managing Security Operations Centre (SOC) teams. This includes overseeing the day-to-day operations, mentoring team members, and fostering a culture of collaboration and continuous improvement, passionate about developing talent and ensuring that the SOC operates efficiently and effectively
  • IT-OT Experience (PREFERRED): you are able to bridge the gap between Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) and you will have worked on projects that involve the integration and security of both IT and OT systems, ensuring that critical infrastructure remains secure while optimizing operational efficiency 
  • Developing Cyber Security Incident Response Plans

Current certifications are an advantage – AZ-500, SC-200, ECSA, OSCP, CTIA, CHFI and GCIH

This is a great opportunity to be part of an advanced and collaborative security team within a supportive and future-focused company. Hybrid working environment.

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