Lead Security Incident Manager

  • Management
  • London

A leading Independent IT Infrastructure and Services Consultancy is seeking Lead Security Incident Manager for a 4-month contract initially, Remote role with occasional travel to London/Hatfield, Outside IR35 The Lead Security Incident Manager, working within the Cyber Security Group (CSG), is responsible for managing, documenting, communicating, and tracking all security incidents and events, working closely with the CSG and Group Information Assurance, as well as other global teams, to support operations and service resilience. Leading operational teams through efficient response and communication, to contain and eradicate cyber threats, as well as assist the business with recovery. In support of cyber security incidents, the role may require working extended periods or out of hours. Skills and Qualifications Demonstrable experience in Information and Cyber Security; including investigation, incident response and SOC Significant experience in managing security incidents, crisis management and risk management Experienced in investigating security breaches and security incident resolution Experienced in end to end information security incident management, mitigating and addressing threat vectors including but not limited to infrastructure, applications, network and cloud solutions; Strong attention for detail and the ability to manage multiple simultaneous cases Conversant with ITIL – specifically incident and problem management.

Experience with Security Incident response frameworks such as NIST and SANS Understanding of information assurance standards and frameworks including CIS, NIST, ISO 27001, Cyber essentials/Essentials Plus, GDPR Recognised information security and/or information technology industry certification (CISSP, CISA, CISM, GIAC or equivalent Communicates in a clear straightforward way (written and verbally) Ability to present complex technical details in a simple business context Good presentation and moderation skills; professional and convincing manner of appearance and expression; clear, targeted communication (verbal and written) Good organisational and time management skills Takes responsibility for own actions and ability to perform in a structured manner and to strict deadline Working in a fast paced, shared services matrix environment Key Responsibilities Play a key role in the Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) and Security Operations Manage security incidents, end to end, in line with SLAs and the cyber security incident management processes Coordination of post-incident activities to move incident to closure Conduct post incident reviews and create post incident report with recommendations to avoid future occurrence Provide regular oral/written reporting and analytics to a broad range of stakeholders which includes technical staff and senior leadership Develop and distribute executive-level summaries of cyber incidents and events which impact assets, data, and third parties Create strong and supportive working relationships across a broad range of stakeholders within their geography, including Major Incident Management (MIM) and Crisis Management teams Participate in proactive security incident management exercises (red / blue teaming) including scenario development and feeding findings into service improvement initiatives Participate in Business Continuity / Disaster Recovery exercises including scenario development and feeding findings into service improvement initiatives Support the global implementation and continuous improvement of the security incident management operating model, framework, associated processes and tooling Apply knowledge of complex IT networks to reduce risk Deliver specialist investigation and analysis on cyber security incidents to support the r Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT) Analyse incident management performance; observe trends, identify and prioritise corrective actions Identify and enhance processes where automation has the potential to improve efficiency Hays Talent Solutions is a trading division of Hays Specialist Recruitment Limited and acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and employment business for the supply of temporary workers. By applying for this job you accept the T&C’s, Privacy Policy and Disclaimers which can be found at hays. co. uk

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