Cyber Security Operations Manager

IT SUPPORT SERVICES - South East, United Kingdom

Ref: 130Friday 9 July 2021

Cyber Security Operations Manager - Higher Education

A prestigious University located on the London/Surrey border has a requirement for a Cyber Security Operations Manager to join a large and complex IT function. This role provides strategic leadership and guidelines on cybersecurity and information assurance, cybersecurity expertise for the organisation and authoritative advice, guidance and management of the implementation and operation of security controls. This is a role that would suit someone in a similar role, or someone seeking to take a step up.

To be a suitable candidate for this role, suitable candidates will need the following expertise, experience and skills:

  • Previous experience an IT infrastructure leadership role with either direct or partial responsibility for cyber security processes and operations
  • A related degree or qualification in Information Technology
  • Experience in the delivery of a cyber security strategy including the implementation and configuration of security related technologies
  • Excellent writing and technical documentation skills to produce clear technical papers, requirements documents, project reports and systems architecture diagrams
  • Delivering both technical and operational leadership
  • Managing relationships with stakeholders, peers and vendors
  • Project and application portfolio management. 
  • Ideally, a cyber security qualification (CISP) or bachelors/masters degree in Cyber Security

In addition to the basic salary, this role offers a number of benefits which includes 33 days annual leave and an employer pension of up to 13%