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SOC Technical Manager

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH150090
  • Location: Singapore
  • Sector: Information Security & Technology Risk, R and D
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 18/06/2019

Our client is looking for a SOC Technical Manager to lead and be responsible for monitoring and managing SOC production environments that deliver 24/7 services.


  • Provide systems engineering and operational support guidance for the SOC's infrastructure components including but not limited to firewalls, network switches, VMware products, backups, SIEM and malware protection systems.
  • Be accountable and responsible for implementing required governance, risk and compliance controls.
  • Provide security policy guidance and engineer security controls to protect data and systems.
  • Monitor and oversee the entire technical operation and ensure all day-to-day issues and activities are addressed according to the appropriate urgency/severity.
  • Respond to security violations, vulnerabilities, and events from detection systems.
  • Manage and maintain an up to date SOC IT assets and patch information list, network diagrams and documented processes for operations, maintenance and systems requests.
  • Provide security reviews of access to SOC infrastructure.
  • Provide guidance to the Maintenance Service Delivery Lead as part of the technical operations team to manage and operate the SOC's IT infrastructure and facilities.
  • Monitor the health and availability of the SOC's infrastructure, attend to faults, and troubleshoot hardware and software technical problems.
  • Perform routine preventive maintenance tasks, e.g. updating of relevant security devices, applying critical patches to operating systems, applications, etc.
  • Manage external vendors and assess/evaluate prospective products/applications.
  • Ability to effectively communicate with the team of SOC Analysts, internal stakeholders, vendors, partners and customers.


  • Degree or Diploma in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field.
  • At least 8 years of relevant cyber security related experience in network and systems administration.
  • Prior experience in an MSS environment is highly preferred.
  • Strong understanding of cyber security technologies such as firewalls, Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Endpoint Protection, backup storages, virtualisation, SIEM, etc.
  • Good knowledge of security controls on the integration/implementation with IT operations and components.
  • Experience in auditing security best practices and compliance using standards such as ISO 27001, etc.
  • An accountable self-starter who is responsible, resourceful, proactive and flexible who strives for continuous improvement.
  • Good leadership, technical and problem solving skills with experience in leading a team.
  • Good interpersonal, negotiation and presentation skills.

For more information about this role please contact our Singapore office Spencer Ogden Energy Pte Ltd Agency License Number: 13C6321