IBM SOC (Security Operations Center) Manager in QUEZON CITY, Philippines

Job Summary: We have an excellent opportunity for an SOC Operations Manager to support strategic clients across the region to drive strategy around various security consulting initiatives. This is an opportunity to work with IBM security services team that is operating on the cutting-edge of information security. Why IBM Security Services?IBM Security has 10,000 clients in 133 countries, 6,000 researchers, developers, and SMEs focused on security, 3,700 security-related patents, and 36 IBM Security locations across the globe. High-growth areas are security analytics/SIEM (10%); Threat Intelligence (10%+); Mobile Security (18%); and Cloud Security (50%) IBM Security QRadar is again a leader in Gartner’s 2015 Magic Quadrant for SIEM. Key Responsibilities: The SOC Manager role is part of the SOC. Candidates in this role will oversee and coordinate the activities of SOC personnel and implement security assessment and incident response protocols. Candidates will coach personnel on technical issues and verify that they follow SOC policies to ensure all components are functioning optimally. Must establish and maintain metrics that help provide a high level of productivity, supportability, and operational readiness while also participating in project planning activities such as infrastructure enhancements and change management controls. Must have a proven track record in leading information security teams and technologies. Must have a general knowledge with regulatory and privacy laws. RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Provide first line supervision to direct reports

  • Develop and administer SOC processes and review their application to ensure that SOC’s controls, policies, and procedures are operating effectively

  • Provide management oversight for the identification, triage and response of events or incidents of apparent security breaches

  • Produce and review aggregated performance metrics

  • Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the SOC, through improvements to each function as well as coordination and communication between support and business functions

  • Play a significant role in long-term SOC strategy and planning, including initiatives geared toward operational excellence

  • Prior supervisory or technical team lead experience

  • Track record of strong leadership

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