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Cyber Security Team Lead

Ref no. BHN570955
Salary £65,000 - £80,000/annum
Location Leeds, England
Start date ASAP
Job type Permanent
Job status Open

Job summary

Our client is currently seeking a Cyber Security Team Lead to join their security function in a newly created role. You will manage a team of security analysts and act as the escalation point for security incidents.

Key skills required for this role

CISSP, Azure, M365, cyber security


Azure, CISSP, Cyber Security, Sentinel, Defender

Job description

Title: Cyber Security Team Lead

Location: Leeds - Hybrid

Salary: Up to £80,000

Reports: 3 direct experienced reports and a graduate

Requirements: Azure Security experience - Designing and implemting solutions

Our client is currently seeking a Cyber Security Team Lead to join their security function in a newly created role. As a Cyber Security Team Leader, you will play a vital role in maintaining the integrity and availability of our clients' data, while providing leadership and support to the Cyber Security Team.

Purpose of the Role

The primary responsibility of the Cyber Security Team Lead is to provide leadership in maintaining the integrity and availability of our client's data and serve as the interface for cyber security throughout the IT Department. You will be responsible for ensuring a secure infrastructure for the company's data and customers by utilising your leadership skills, analytical capabilities, and advanced knowledge in cyber security.

Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for the day-to-day management of the Cyber Security Team, including defining and managing rotas, proactive quality review of team activities, and adherence to processes and procedures.
  • Confidently deputise for the Cyber Security Manager when required.
  • Create and manage the Security cloud migration process, identifying and resolving gaps through experience.
  • Actively manage complaints and escalations, proactively identifying and resolving issues before they become complaints/escalations.
  • Develop, manage, and maintain the security of the firm's IT services, including patching, resolving vulnerabilities, and system hardening.
  • Create and update security support documentation, including processes and procedures.
  • Collaborate with the IT Department in implementing and maintaining security measures across the infrastructure.
  • Act as the escalation point for security incidents, ensuring prompt incident management and response.
  • Manage forensic investigations and reporting, engaging third-party specialists when required.s.

Key Requirements

  • Proven track record in leading a technical security team.
  • Demonstrated experience in planning, developing, and implementing Azure security technologies.
  • Familiarity with security technologies such as SIEM, firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, antivirus software, authentication systems, and log management.
  • Strong knowledge of security approaches, including risk analysis, attack vectors, cryptography, and cyber security incident response best practices.

If the above role sounds like the right step in your career then please get in touch for some more information.

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