The Security Services Director is responsible for overseeing network and security operations, in charge of managing team members and coordinating with security engineers. The Security Services Director is responsible for creating policies and protocols, for hiring, and building new processes.
Major Duties and Responsibilities:
Lead and manage Security Operations Center
Responsible for securityevent monitoring, management and response
Ensure incident identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring
Ensure compliance to SLA
Ensure compliance to policy and process adherence while achieving operational goals
Revise and develop processes to strengthen the current Security Operations Framework,
Responsible for team & vendor management, overall use of resources for Security Operations Center
Responsible for the management, administration & maintenance of security devices including firewalls
Performs threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring
Creates reports, dashboards, metrics for Network and SOC operations for presentation to customers and Sr. Mgmt.
Build and maintain positive working relationships
Minor Duties and Responsibilities:
Explores ways to identify securitythreats
Responsible for integration logs in SIEM
Ensures resiliency of production systems through pen testing and identifies areas of weakness
Optimization of security monitoring tools
Leverages emerging threat intelligence to prevent or lessen attacks
Directs remediation and recovery efforts after attack
Ensures proper mitigation in response to vulnerability assessment reports
A bachelors degree in IT Networking and / or Security or relevant work experience.
Well known security certification such as
Minimum 5 years direct hands on work experience focused on Network and Security and experience in supervision and team management.
In-depth knowledge of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management
Proficient in Incident Management and Response
Experience in threat management
Excellent communication and leadership skills
Experience in performing vendor management