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Lead Security Systems Specialist
Ref No.: 18-00422
Location: New York, New York
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 09/13/2018
Our client has a Lead Security Systems Specialist job opening at their Headquarters in NYC. This job is visible to all levels of Senior Management and awards the exciting opportunity to join a rapidly growing, global IT services provider. This position will oversee SOC operations while managing the clients' managed security services. Their Ideal candidate will have experience with managing the security of infrastructure operations as well as developing infrastructure security standards.

Manage SOC operations and team
Manage clients' internal security standards
Maintain and update existing SOC operational flows and procedures
Manage security investigation triage and incident response for our client and their clients
Create innovative in-house control capabilities to assist in the automation of existing security operations functions
Interact with entities across the organization to facilitate effective investigations and remediations of security threats
Manage team KPIs and performance expectations
Determine the impact of potential intrusions of the network and infrastructure
Act as an escalation point for security change control requests
Provide support to internal teams for the clients security products and services portfolio
Actively assist the clients sales cycle as it relates to cyber security
Work closely with technical colleagues to develop Client solutions

Bachelor's Degree in Business Administration, Computer Science or related technology field
5-6 years of hands-on experience in system administration
Minimum of 3-5 years progressively responsible security incident response and technical investigation experience
Strong decision making, analytical, problem solving, interpersonal and communications skills and ability to work with all levels of management
Demonstrated expert level skills in security incident monitoring and response practices
Incident handling forensics skills including: knowledge of common probing /attack methods, network/service discovery, system assessment, viruses and other forms of malware is highly desirable
Professional security management certification, such as a Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Certified Information Security Manager (CISM), Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA) or other similar credentials, preferred

If you are qualified and interested, please email your resume to:

Patricia B. Caldwell
Senior Technology Recruiter
PRI Technology
O: 973-732-5454, ext. 44