Network Security Team Lead - Cardiff
Network Security Team Lead - Cardiff We at Alert Logic are looking for an experienced Team Lead or Manager to join our award-winning Security Operations Centre in Cardiff and manage two teams of talented security analysts. The Team Lead will be responsible for all the day to day management of the team, ensuring that all customer related issues are dealt with professionalism and thoroughness. With a passion for managing and developing technical teams, the team lead will follow industry best practice and look to continuously improve processes and practices to ensure customers get the best experience. The ideal candidate with have a strong relevant technical knowledge within either security, Windows or Linux administration, or network administration, and have experience managing technical teams within a service desk or service delivery environment. Key role responsibilities - Manage activities of Security Analysts - Serve as an escalation point for issues effecting customer experience - Manage projects focused on pro-active product and service enablement - Measure and report on various productivity metrics for the Service Delivery organisation - Identify and implement methods to improve the team's productivity - Foster and implement a culture of continual improvement Required skills and experience - Strong Experience in leading a team in a technical environment, ideally with a technical background yourself - Experience in a customer focused organisation - Previous experience in service delivery based reporting - A successful track record of implementing staff training - Project management skills Desired skills and experience - Understanding of network security concepts - Understanding of networking concepts and either Linux or Windows based systems - ITIL certifications or experience - Any security knowledge around SIEM, Web Application Firewalls, or Log Management - Security certifications such as CISSP, GCIA, or CEH would be a big advantage. In return the Network Security Team Lead can expect a highly competitive salary and benefits package that includes 25 days holiday, company pension, private medical, and life assurance. The Network Security Team Lead will also benefit from high quality training and the opportunity to gain industry leading professional certifications. Not to mention being able to work in a modern and bright centrally located office, with a variety of perks including table tennis, free fruit, and Welsh Cake Fridays Who are we? Alert Logic is the leading provider of Security-as-a-Service solutions for cloud, hybrid and on-premises data centre infrastructure. Fully managed by a team of experts, the Alert Logic product suite delivers the deep security insight and continuous protection needed to protect a company's most sensitive data. Alert Logic provides 24x7 network, system and application protection for over 4,000 organizations worldwide. Founded in 2002, we now have offices in Cardiff, Belfast, and London in the UK, as well as Houston, Seattle, Dallas, and Austin in the US. Our People & Culture We work in an exciting space, and we create technology solutions like nothing else out there. We are passionate about our work, and share our skills in a team environment. As a managed security provider, we are always looking forward, running to opportunities, and solving needs with solutions that work. We strive to meet customer needs with teams that exceed expectation. And we work hard, because we know everyone around us is working hard, too. Security will never be the same Join us Notice to recruitment agencies: Alert Logic does not accept unsolicited candidate resumes from recruiting agencies. We will not be liable for and will not pay placement fees for unsolicited resumes submitted to our jobs postings, employees or company locations.