Job Opp - Full time Perm - SOC Manager - Alpharetta, GA

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Alpharetta, GA
Information Technology, Telecommunications, Array
$120,000.00 per year
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Employment Type:
Full time

Job Description:

The Security Operations Manager is responsible for all internal security operations tasks and management of Security Operations Center.

The Security Operations Center Manager is responsible for the technical and process direction of the Security Operations Center.


  • Ensure that Service Level Agreements are defined, tracked and met across SIEM
  • Develop and support strategic plans and projects to meet Global Security and SOC goals and objectives
  • Determine staffing requirements: guides recruiting, hiring, training, development, and retention of highly qualified team members
  • Responsible for driving execution of daily, weekly, and monthly metrics for statistical threats and KPIs
  • Maintain awareness of trends in security regulatory, technology, and operational requirements
  • Mentor and guide SOC Lead and Analysts and perform knowledge transfer to other teams as required
  • Responsible for security analysis, administration and remediation procedures, workflows and tasks
  • Be a leader in the expansion and growth of the SOC; drive integration of new products and services
  • Ensure that Standard Operating Procedures are being created and followed by the team
  • Identifies opportunities to improve security monitoring and operational tasks
  • Evaluate existing SIEM rules, filters, events and use cases and adapt to meet the business requirements
  • Work with outside teams in the development of a comprehensive set of operational security policies and standards designed to permit the organization to achieve its business objectives while effectively managing our security and compliance requirements of meeting PCI and SOX goals.
  • Identifies opportunities to improve security monitoring and operational tasks
  • Assist in implementation of new SOC tools and applications and processes


  • Experience managing a security operations center
  • In-depth familiarity with security policies based on industry standards and best practices
  • Working knowledge of SIEM technologies, like Splunk ES, ArcSight, Nitro specific certification
  • Experience in designing and building security and/or network operations centers
  • Incident management process development and/or incident management experience
  • 4+ years working within the information security field, with emphasis on security operations, incident management, intrusion detection, Firewall deployment, and security event analysis
  • Experience with security device installations, configuration and troubleshooting (eg, Firewall, IDS, etc.)
  • Ability to lead and communicate efficiently within a team environment
  • Great customer service skills

Desired Experience:

  • Professional certifications to include CISSP, SANS GIAC, SANS GCIH
  • Knowledge of: Strong Authentication, End Point Security, Internet Policy Enforcement, Firewalls, Web Content Filtering, Database Activity Monitoring (DAM), Public Key Infrastructure (PKI), Data Loss Prevention (DLP), Identity and Access Management (IAM)
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