Head of Security Operations Center (SOC), Cyber Security

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    • Category Financial Services
    • Industry Banking & MarketsFinancial Services
    • Function Cyber Security, IT Security and RiskDigital & InnovationTechnology Leadership
    • Consultant Caroline Law
    • License No 16S8060
    • Registration No R1985045
    • Job Ref No CL16781
    • Salary Above S$250,000


    • Leading financial services institution
    • Mandate to further upgrade organisation cyber defense
    • Technology transformation

    There is an opportunity for a cyber security leader with a strong track record to join a leading financial services institution.  The organisation is investing to upgrade technology within the organisation and seeking to add headcount to supplement existing skills to support the transformation.  This is a critical role to lead SOC (Security Operations Center) and you will have a strong mandate to drive growth of the team to improve the organisation’s defense again internal and external threats.


    Reporting directly to the CISO, you will be responsible for leading and further growing the Security Operations Team (SOC), and strategic planning of IT security investments and IT security controls against rapidly evolving threats.  You will develop the integrated SOC for advanced cyber threat monitoring and detection, early warning and active defence capabilities, working closely with internal stakeholders. You will implement cyber resilience frameworks, SOPs and playbooks for cyber security operations and incident response, ensuring cyber threats, risks and vulnerabilities are addressed promptly, and cyber security incidents are investigated.


    Bachelors degree in Computer Science, Engineering, technology or related discipline.  You will be a security operations specialist with strong background in incident response, and 12-15+ years’ minimum experience in IT security within a leading bank or other sector that with data assets and that is highly regulated.  You will have experience focused on security operations management, leading large teams, and knowledge of the latest technology being implemented in financial services (including cloud).

    To apply

    Please submit your resume to cl@kerryconsulting.com, quoting the job title and reference number CL16781.  We regret that only successful candidates will be notified.

    Registration Number: R1985045

    License Number: 16S8060