Manager - Security Operations and Engineering

Full Time


    cyber security

    Job Description

    Stabilis Professional Services is looking for a seasoned Manager of Security Operations and Engineering for a client in New Haven, CT.

    The manager will lead and direct a team of security professionals that will be responsible for the implementation of and day-to-day operational support of security systems and controls. A successful manager will show excellent leadership, management, and technical abilities. The manager will have a strong commitment to security practices that will ensure that members and employees information are protected from harm.

    Core Responsibilities:

    • Develop and implement security standards and procedures for security operations
    • Work with the CISO to develop budgets for security operations and engineering and monitor expenses
    • Directly manage the security operations and engineering staff and its work to ensure that security operations objectives are met
    • Manager and primary contact for the Incident Response Team
    • Coordinate staff when responding to emergencies and alarms
    • Recruit, train and develop security operations engineers and analysts
    • Collaborate with other managers and stakeholder to determine security operational needs
    • Identify information security issues/risks and design mitigation methods to appropriately handle them
    • Review reports on incidents and breaches and provide executive summaries to senior leadership
    • Create reports for senior management on security operations status
    • Collaborate with information technology and other security managers for improvements and/or implementation of new tools and technologies
    • Partner with cross-functional teams across the organization to discuss security operations issues
    • Keep up with ongoing trends and changes within security operations, and make sure that the firm is up to date with the latest relevant methods and practices
    • Professionalism/Personal Accountability, Collaboration and Teamwork, Communication, Flexible and Adapts to Change, Service to Customers and Clients

      Required Skills:
    • Ability to lead and manage highly skilled cyber security professionals
    • Knowledge of security operations practices including detection, prevention, response, and recovery
    • Ability to process and understand complex information relevant to cyber security initiatives
    • Ability to define strategies and roadmaps, lead design and implementation of security operations solutions across the organization
    • Ability to manage and drive multiple projects to grow and strengthen security operations
    • Understanding of the NIST CSF framework and other associated cyber security standards
    • Extensive knowledge of legal and regulatory compliance standards and requirements such as NYDFS, GDPR, CCRA, and CCPA as it pertains to security operations.

    • CISSP, CISM, CRISC, CISA or other security management certifications