Cyber Defense SOC Manager

  • Full Time
  • Kilkenny

Website StateStreet State Street

State Street is one of the largest custodian banks, asset manage

State Street seeks to recruit a Cyber Defense SOC Manager.

The Cyber SOC leads the triage, analysis and response to cyber-attacks. Join us in evolving our response capabilities to protect State Street, its customers and partners from the ever evolving and sophisticated global threat actors. State Streets Fusion Center is responsible for detecting and responding to various cyber threats 24/7 365 days a year, that are directed towards the enterprise.

This role will be predominately be office based in the Cyber Fusion Center. The Fusion Center will be temporarily located in Naas, Kildare until the end of 2023 when a new campus in Kilkenny will be operational.

What will you be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and leading the cyber incident response process to ensure timely triage, analysis, containment, eradication and return to service for high severity or long running incidents
  • Managing the Cyber SOC L1 and L2 analysts in Ireland and building a high performance culture
  • Partnering and handing off to a partner team/manager in the Americas SOC
  • Continuously prepare for incidents by updating and maintaining incident response plans, playbooks and procedures
  • Manage and participate in cyber related exercises such as table tops and cyber ranges
  • Measure the effectiveness and performance of the incident response process through KRI and KPI metrics
  • Identify methods to continuously enhance the incident response process
  • Acquiring and retaining cyber talent with a focus on development and training
  • Train and Mentor SOC & other Fusion Center personnel
    Creating an environment which drives knowledge sharing with teams across the Fusion Center
  • Help developing the 24/7 Fusion Center mindset and follow the sun model

What we value:

  • Experience working/managing a 24/7 Cyber Security / IT operations function
  • Experience managing a diverse, early career team
  • Experience with investigating & managing major/complex cyber incidents end to end
  • Operating systems administration skills (Windows, Linux, Mac)
  • Malware analysis expertise
  • Knowledge of adversarial tactics, techniques, procedures (TTPs) & Industry standard frameworks (NIST, Mitre Att&ck)
  • Knowledge of IT architecture and operations (computing, network, storage & cloud)
  • Strong working knowledge of security technologies including but not limited to SIEM, EDR/EPP, AV, ID/PS, HIPS, Web Proxy/Content filtering, AD, PKI and DNS

Education & Preferred Qualifications:

  • Masters in Cyber Security, Information Technology, Computer Science or relevant experience
    CISSP, CEH, OSCP,OSCE or GCIH or applicable certification in Security field
  • 2+ years in a management position in Cyber Security or IT Operations

Additional Requirements

  • Financial Services experience a plus.
  • Software development and/or scripting experience a plus: Python, Powershell, SQL etc.

Why this role is important to us:

Our technology function, Global Technology Services (GTS), is vital to State Street and is the key enabler for our business to deliver data and insights to our clients. We’re driving the company’s digital transformation and expanding business capabilities using industry best practices and advanced technologies such as cloud, artificial intelligence and robotics process automation.

We offer a collaborative environment where technology skills and innovation are valued in a global organization. We’re looking for top technical talent to join our team and deliver creative technology solutions that help us become an end-to-end, next-generation financial services company.

Join us if you want to grow your technical skills, solve real problems and make your mark on our industry.

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