Cyber Security Team Lead


Responsible to help define and ensure the effectiveness of the Information Security Management Systems.

Coordinate the Cyber Security Engineers in their projects and assignment work execution in accordance with the delivery schedule, contractual requirements, and critical path adhering to all policies and procedures.

Participate in Information Security related internal and external audits.

Define protocols and maturing of 'playbooks' for Operational response to cyber threats and events.

Identify and communicate current and emerging security threats and design security architecture elements and controls to mitigate threats as they emerge. Drive the implementation of emerging threat intelligence (IOCs), updated rules, etc.).

Work closely with the IT team and the business to ensure that Information Security is considered and involved in project planning and all data is classified according to their confidentialities and criticalities


5 - 10 year's work experience in Information Security implementation, management, monitoring, and audit.

Proven track-record of understanding security controls and working across the organisation to implement and validate controls.

Experience in coordinating small teams of engineers in their delivery of work on projects and assignments.

Experience in working in ICS, SCADA, and other Operational Technologies.

Oil and Gas Industry experience is preferred.


Degree in Engineering / Computer Science / Information Security / Information Management Systems or related field. Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) preferred.
Information Security and /or Information Technology industry certification (ISO 27001 Lead Implementer or Lead Auditor) preferred.
Prince II or PMP preferred.
CompTIA Network , Security , SSCP, CISM, CISA or equivalent certifications held or working towards.

Additional Experience within the following would be ideal.

Penetration testing.
Application security.
Malware Reverse Engineering.
Threat Intelligence.
Security Architecture.
Industrial Control Systems Security.
Telecom and Network security.
System or Network administration in a complex multi-national network.
Working in a Security Operations Centre (SOC) or in a Computer Emergency Response Team

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