executive search, executive search jobs, Cooper Fitch

SOC & IR Senior Consultant

SOC & IR Senior Consultant
Job Type:
AED 18,000 - 22,000
Post date:
January 11,2017
Dale McKerrell Dale McKerrell

Cooper Fitch is working with one of the Big4 Consultancies in supporting the growth of the Cyber team. The SOC & IR Consultant will work as part of the Cyber team. Expertise in Enterprise Incident Management, SOC architecture and policies and procedures is mandatory for the role.  Must have certification of training in any SIEM technology. 

Due to the nature of the role we are looking for European candidates.


  • Execute projects related toimplementation of SOC & IR
  • Ensure quality in project deliverables
  • Assist PM’s in all client presentations.
  • Assist PM’s in all project management meetings including:
  • Status updates
  • Audit / technical assessment reports
  • Participation in proposition of services to the client (proposal writing)
  • Adhere to project management guidelines
  • Adhere to the firm’s risk management guidelines.


  • Knowledge of current and emerging threats
  • Knowledge of known vulnerabilities
  • Knowledge of forensics principle
  • Knowledge of enterprise incident management lifecycle, roles, and responsibilities
  • Experience in developing SOC architecture, operating models and processes
  • Experience in updating SOC policies and procedures as appropriate
  • Strong experience in implementing and operating SIEM solutions
  • Strong experience in implementing and operating advanced threat detection solutions for endpoints and networks
  • Strong experience in implementing and operating malware reverse engineering and cyber forensic solutions
  • Experience in supporting execution of emergency procedures and also provide support during incident response as and when required
  • Ensure the overall quality of the SOC operations
  • Regularly track the timeline compliance of the SOC activities


  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Highly result oriented
  • Strong drive to use technology in different types of security assessments
  • Self-motivated, curious, knowledgeable pertaining to cyber security news and current events
  • Excellent Team player


  • Any SIEM technology or other security product related certification
  • SANS GPEN/ GWAPT/GCIA/GCIH/GCFE/GREM would be an added advantage

Thank you for your enquiry. A member of our team will be in touch with you shortly.