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Security Operations Specialist

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  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

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  • Contact:

    Michael Aspinall

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 1437

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

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​Our Client

Our client, a fintech organisation, is currently looking to expand its security function. As a result, they are looking for a Security Operations Specialist to join their growing team.

This is a great opportunity to join this exciting new phase of growth, you will have the opportunity to play an important role in the development of their Security Operations function as they move from an MSSP to an in-house SOC capability in the next 12 months. The successful candidate will become a key member of the team and will have the chance to suggest new technologies moving forwards, previous experience of playing a key role in implementing new tooling would be advantageous.

Main Duties

Key responsibilities for this position will include, but are not limited to:

  • Triage of security events and examination of notifications from various sources.

  • Contribute to the improvement of SIEM use cases and rules.

  • Examine and address any potential security concerns brought up by our users.

  • Recognize, gather, and analyse internal and external sources of threat intelligence.

  • Have an impact on and promote ongoing development of their SecOps capabilities.

  • Create dashboards and security metrics for SecOps.

Your Profile

  • Proven expertise in SecOps, including using tools like SIEM, SOAR, and EDR.

  • Working knowledge of agile

  • Solid understanding of threat actors and the tactics, techniques, and procedures used.

  • Significant and proven experience working in the cloud, including GCP and AWS

Salary: circa £75,000 + benefits + hybrid working model

For more information about this position, please get in touch with Michael Aspinall.
Phone: 020 3778 1437
Reference Code: 11713

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the financial and professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area. ​