2 x SOC Managers - SIEM

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  • Location:

    Doha, Qatar

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  • Salary:

    £500 - £600 per day

  • Contact:

    Tom McParland

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  • Published:

    over 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    12 Months

  • Consultant:


L3 SOC/Security Managers x 2

+ 12 month Contract

+ Qatar based contract roles

+ £500-600 per day

+ Flights, accomodations and costs can be expensed

+ 4 weeks on, 1 week off rotation

1 x SOC L3 and 1 x SOC L2


· Identifying & document the function requirements for the SOC services

· Design, Develop and test detection strategies and roles using SOC systems to allow SOC systems to performed automatic detection.

· Develop detailed process and workflows for the SOC Operations (Shift handovers, escalations and any other required processes) as well as the information flow inside the SOC operation and between the SOC and other involved entities.

· Manage day to day activity of the all the analyst teams providing supervision and review of the Analysts output

· Develop SOC alarms categorization

· Develop the procedure to collect information and analysis for each type of Alarms

· Develop collaboration mechanism between the team members

· Develop effective and time ordinated coordination mechanism

· Develop knowledge sharing techniques & procedures

· Develop anonymization methodology to engage external parties in the analysis

· Develop Forms and reports attached to all the SOC activities

· Develop the jobs' roles and descriptions required for the SOC analysts

· Plan a long term human development program for the SOC team and prepare the training materials

· Conduct training exercises as required to the team members

· Develop the solutions specifications requirements for the SOC systems

· Assess products and systems against the function requirement

· Develop cyber detection strategies, use cases & it's associated rules, dashboards and other contents as necessary for analysis purposes

· Develop formats and produce daily and weekly report

· Work as a part of analysis team and help with knowledge transfer e.g. hunting, writing reports


· Expert level ICT program manager with 12+ years of professional experience, 6+ years of senior management experience in government or private sector organizations overseeing the creation, integration and administration of ICT services

· Advanced degree in ICT-related academic field with direct, first-hand prior experience on project management for cyber security structure from design to implementation

· Individual can execute a complex project as a lone resource, or lead/advise multiple related teams through effective as a senior management

· The position will require the ability to identify and defend against malicious cyber activity on multiple heterogeneous networks using both network and host-based cyber data

· Some commercial technologies being used may include systems from Palantir, ArcSight, EndGame, CarbonBlack, FireEye and RSA. Experience with these technologies will be considered an asset

· The ideal candidate should hold a post-secondary degree in Computer or Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or a related field and have hands-on work experience in a national-level SOC environment

· Worked as L2 & L1 analyst for considerable part of his/her career life