IBM Junior security Intelligence & Operations( SIOC) Consultants in LONDON, United Kingdom

Job Description

Cybersecurity is one of the most critical issues of our generation. No other company has the powerful combination of diverse talent, industry-leading security technology and services, global reach and cognitive capabilities, powered by Watson, to combat the cybersecurity threats.

Do you want to work with the best and diverse Security talent? If so keep reading!

IBM is looking to expand our Security Intelligence & Operations (SIOC) competency in our Security Business Unit Security Services practice which focuses on helping our clients build their security intelligence and operations centers from setting a strategy/roadmap, or optimizing an existing Security Operations Center (SOC) using our proven methodology.

Our goal in our SIOC practice for our consultants is to become a “trusted advisor” to our clients, that can speak to all levels of client management from security analysts to director / c-level executives, in the areas of security intelligence and operations including advance persistent threats (APTs) relevant to our clients industry, advanced security controls, incident response process and procedures, metrics and analytics, with knowledge of various security technologies (e.g. security information and event management (SIEM), incident response tools, etc.).

The consultant should have knowledge and experience in one of the core SIOC domains: SOC governance, organization design, operations management, incident investigation and response process and procedures, and should also be able to speak to the breadth of the landscape as well.

Consulting Skills:

  • Effective writing, communication and presentation skills

  • The ability to work easily with diverse and dynamic teams

  • Comfortable working in a project based / client serving model

  • Ability to absorb professional knowledge quickly and develop skills

  • Must be able to draw upon professional concepts to collaborate with others to carry out assigned duties

  • Ability to work in a matrix management model

  • Challenge the validity of given procedures and processes with the intent to enhance and improve

  • Demonstrated analytical skills

  • Experience working across diverse teams to facilitate solutions

  • Experience working with Security practitioners

  • Must be willing to travel up to 75% or as needed by client(s).

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

  • Experience in management consulting and systems integration or Managed Security Services in a top tier professional services firm

  • Experience working in projects in one of the core SIOC domains: SOC governance, organization design, operations management, incident investigation and response process and procedures

  • Basic knowledge in contemporary and legacy security technologies used within the SIOC domain (e.g. SIEM, ticketing and workflow orchestration, Threat-Intelligence Platforms, active defense, etc.)

  • Good understanding or proficiency in information security and compliance regulations (e.g. PCI, SOX, HIPAA, and/or NERC)

  • Good understanding or proficiency in Information Security standards, frameworks and leading practices (e.g. ISO, COBIT, SANS, and/or NIST)

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:

  • Experience working across diverse teams to facilitate solutions

  • Experience working with Security practitioners

  • Must be willing to travel up to 75% or as needed by client(s).

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.