Section Head, Cyber Security Operation Center

Job Detail
Industrial Security
No of openings:
Job Type:
Full Time/Permanent (First Shift (Day))
Information Security Office
Job Location:
30 - 45
Degree Title:
Bachelor Degree in IT major, Computer Science. Computer Engineer.
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Functional Area:
Mining / Petroleum
Required Experience:
10 Years
Work Permit:
Saudi Arabia
Apply By :
Apr 29, 2024
Posted On:
Jan 29, 2024
Job Description
- Manage security Operations Center (SOC) team and coordinate with relevant organizations and parties to ensure monitoring compliance and smooth incident response.- Lead staff to proactively identify, prevent and respond to security incidents.- Measures SOC performance metrics and communicates the value of security Operations to business leaders.- Coordinate internal and external training and exercises to ensure SOC team proficiency.- Monitor the SOC related systems to ensure the highest level of performance.- Manage Schedules of Team to ensure coverage- Analyze security indicators of compromise, analyze alert data, and take appropriate incident response actions- Create, design, and implement improvements to the security operations program Work with security engineering, infrastructure security, and security architecture to operationalize newly installed security tools- Maintain an understanding of the current vulnerabilities, response, and mitigation strategies used in security operations- Maintain and deploy security sensors and tools relevant to job- Lead the threat response and Management of security incidents- Coordinate, follow up and escalate complex or major incidents with SOC team.- Manage team efforts to monitor for security events and provide first and final escalation analysis.- Collaborate with technical security assessment (intrusion testing) and cyber threat intelligence teams to validate security events and perform advanced analysis.- Summarize events/incidents effectively to different audience, including management and technical staff.- Conduct after-action reviews to identify lessons learned and best practices.- Establish objectives and plans for the team’s operations.- Develop SOC related security policies and procedures (Run Book, Incident Management Plans, etc.).- Document, develop and improve the operational guidelines.- Develop, Produce and review KPIs to monitor SOC operations effectiveness and efficiency.- Play a significant role in long-term SOC strategy and planning, including initiatives geared toward Petro Rabigh’s operational excellence.- Develop, support, and conduct in-house training sessions, individualized if needed, for Security Operations staff, to ensure appropriate development of skills and continued innovation as well a facilitating incident management team exercises and events- Lead Petro Rabigh SOC security workshops with relevant organziations and units during on-boarding sessions.- Assist with the development of project scopes and objectives- Collaborate closely during new projects with the security architects and security specialists in the technical delivery in order to setup security recommendations and have them implemented.- Runs compliance reports and supports the audit process.- Play an active role initiating and supporting continuous process and operational improvements- Lead staff in proactive change management for defensive controls and maintaining an effective defense for Petro Rabigh clients over time.- Coach and mentor the team.- Work closely with Management to address security expectations of Petro Rabigh.- Other duties as assigned