Role details

IT Security Monitoring - Manager - Law Practice

Morristown   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Manager opportunity in IT Security group for global Law Firm
  • Experience in Law Firms or Financial Services Compliance preferred

About Our Client

Our client is a leading global law firm with offices across the US.

Job Description

The Security Monitoring Manager will have the following responsibilities:

  • Proactively seek, monitor for and respond to security incidents, as well as perform investigations
  • Monitor for external threats, assessing risk to the firm's environment and driving risk mitigation and response activities
  • Identify and incorporate threat intelligence into monitoring tools and incident response processes
  • Evolve the firm's Security Monitoring program, leveraging external monitoring and detection capabilities.
  • Manage the firm's security incident response processes; mature and integrate processes and technologies, with the objective of the continued development of a "single plane of glass" for monitoring and comprehensive incident response process
  • Stay abreast of the latest information security controls, practices, techniques and capabilities in the marketplace; lead internal skills development activities for IT personnel on the topic of security monitoring and incident response, by providing mentoring and by conducting knowledge sharing sessions

The Successful Applicant

The ideal Security Monitoring Manager will have the following qualifications and experience:

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum of 5 years of progressive security monitoring experience, security operations, and incident response activities; preferably within a professional services firm or similar environment
  • Security and Technical Certifications: CISSP, CEH, CHFI (preferred).
  • Ability to lead meetings, divide responsibilities, and influence people to take action to assist in the resolution of security incidents
  • Understanding of network, desktop and server technologies, including experience with network intrusion methods, network containment, and segregation techniques and technologies such as IDS, IPS, SIEM, endpoint forensic tools and proxies; experience with malware analysis
  • Strong verbal and written communication, with ability to effectively interact with individuals at all levels of responsibility and authority; must be able to prioritize, delegate and foster the development of high performance teams to lead and support an environment driven by customer service and team work; strong trouble-shooting and organizational skills and ability to work on multiple projects simultaneously; ability to participate in resource planning processes based on defined organizational plans
  • Highest ethical standards when handling private and confidential data.
  • Able to work independently and efficiently to meet deadlines.
  • Self-motivated and detail-oriented.
  • Highly skilled and/or educated in the area of Information Security.
  • Creative thinking and troubleshooting.
  • Excellent communication (oral and written), interpersonal, organizational, and presentation skills.

What's on Offer

Competitive Base, Bonus and Benefits

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