IT Security Operations Lead

Posted 31 May 2024
Salary £75000 per annum
LocationSheffield
Job type Permanent
Discipline Infrastructure ​
ReferenceZJ-77-27
Contact NameZak Jones

Job description

Job Title: IT Security Operations Lead
Location: Sheffield, UK (80% remote)
Salary: £75,000 per annum + bonus

We are seeking a highly skilled IT Security Operations Lead to join a dynamic team based in Nottingham. This role offers an exciting opportunity to lead the security operations efforts and contribute to the enhancement of the security posture.

Key Responsibilities:
  • Hands-on technical involvement in security operations.
  • Line management of a dedicated team member.
  • Implementation and management of security measures across both on-premises and Azure environments.
  • Utilisation of security engineering principles to design and implement effective security solutions.
  • Proficiency in system networking and secure protocols.
  • Working with a mixture of Microsoft technologies.
  • Experience in infrastructure or DevOps environments.
  • Management of cyber incidents and response procedures.
  • Possession of OSP certification or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices including Infrastructure as Code (IaC), Continuous Integration/Continuous Deployment (CI/CD) processes, tooling, and static code analysis.

Qualifications and Experience:
  • Demonstrable experience in pure security roles.
  • Strong background in system networking and security engineering.
  • Proven track record in managing cyber incidents.
  • Experience with on-premises and Azure environments.
  • Familiarity with DevOps practices and tools.

Skills and Attributes:
  • Excellent leadership and communication skills.
  • Ability to work collaboratively within a team environment.
  • Strong problem-solving abilities and attention to detail.
  • Proactive approach to security issues and incident management.
  • Ability to adapt to evolving technologies and security threats.

If you are passionate about security, possess the necessary skills and experience, and are looking for an exciting opportunity to lead security operations in a dynamic environment, then we want to hear from you! Join us and contribute to the protection of our valuable assets and data.