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Cyber as a Service, SOC Manager

Toronto, ON
Full Time
2 days ago
A career within Cybersecurity and Privacy services, will provide you with the opportunity to help our clients implement an effective cybersecurity programme that protects against threats, propels transformation, and drives growth. As companies pivot toward a digital business model, exponentially more data is generated and shared among organisations, partners and customers. We play an integral role in helping our clients ensure they are protected by developing transformation strategies focused on security, efficiently integrate and manage new or existing technology systems to deliver continuous operational improvements and increase their cybersecurity investment, and detect, respond, and remediate threats.
Meaningful work you'll be part of

As an SOC Manageryou'll work as part of a team of problem solvers, helping to solve complex business issues from strategy to execution. Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
• Provide leadership and guidance to a team of cybersecurity professionals across multiple geographies (in 24x7 environment), fostering a culture of innovation, collaboration, and continuous improvement.
• Act as an escalation point of contact
• Approve the final reporting and documentations and m anage shifts schedule as required
• Manage improvements on efficient and effective operations
• Be accountable for team's work quality and overall use of resources
• Participate in business development opportunities
• Lead and manage Security and Privacy Operations Center
• Ensure incident identification, assessment, reporting, communication, mitigation and monitoring
• Ensure compliance to SLA, process adherence and process improvements to achieve operational objectives
• Revise and develop processes to strengthen the current Security Operations Framework, Review policies and highlight the challenges in managing SLAs
• Responsible for team & vendor management, overall use of resources and initiation of corrective action where required for Security Operations Center
• Perform threat management, threat modeling, identify threat vectors and develop use cases for security monitoring
• Create reports, dashboards, metrics for SOC operations and presentation to Sr. Mgmt.
• Coordinate with stakeholders, build and maintain positive working relationships with them

Experiences and skills you'll use to solve
• Bachelor's Degree is a relevant area of study with a preference for Computer Science or Computer Engineering
• Industry certifications (CISSP/GIAC suite/EC-Council) are an asset
• Experience with Information Technology and Information Security
• Proficient in Incident Management and Response
• Experience in security device management and multiple SIEM platforms
• Experience in MSSP environment, and experience in performing vendor management
• In-depth knowledge of security concepts such as cyber-attacks and techniques, threat vectors, risk management, incident management, etc.
• Knowledge of various operating system flavors including but not limited to Windows, Linux, Unix
• Knowledge of applications, databases, middleware to address security threats
• Excellent communication and leadership skills
• Ability to handle high pressure situations with key stakeholders
• Good Analytical skills, Problem solving and Interpersonal skills
• A demonstrated commitment to valuing differences and working alongside and/or coaching diverse people and perspectives

Why you'll love PwC

We're inspiring and empowering our people to change the world. Powered by the latest technology, you'll be a part of amazing teams helping public and private clients build trust and deliver sustained outcomes. This meaningful work, and our continuous development environment, will take your career to the next level. We reward your impact, and support your wellbeing, through a competitive compensation package, inclusive benefits and flexibility programs that will help you thrive in work and life. Learn more about us at .

Your Application to PwC

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PwC Canada is committed to cultivating an inclusive, hybrid work environment - one that is collaborative, supportive and productive. We work in-person and virtually, as is best suited for our clients, teams and people. We want you to be intentional with your work, how you do it and where it's done. PwC offices are hubs of connectivity and learning. We strongly encourage our people to prioritise in-person work, whether it's in the office or at a client site. This means we expect you to be in-person (either with clients or in the office) at least half of your time. We know that hybrid work is all about balance, and capturing the benefits of in-person work is essential to your growth at the firm. Exact expectations for your team can be discussed with your interviewer.
At PwC Canada, our most valuable asset is our people and we grow stronger as we learn from one another. We're committed to creating an equitable and inclusive community of solvers where everyone feels that they truly belong. We understand that experience comes in many forms and building trust in society and solving important problems is only possible if we reflect the mosaic of the society we live in.
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