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We are the world’s leading satellite operator with over 70 satellites in two different orbits, Geostationary Orbit (GEO) and Medium Earth Orbit (MEO). We provide a diverse range of customers with global video distribution and data connectivity services through two business units: SES Video and SES Networks. Our global team works collaboratively to make a significant, and often life-changing difference in the world. As part of our team, you will play an integral part in delivering on our vision. At SES, we connect and enable broadcast, telecom, corporate and government customers, and enrich the lives of billions of people worldwide.
Senior Manager, Cyber Security Operations
Luxembourg - Betzdorf
ROLE DESCRIPTION SUMMARY
The Cyber Security Operations function has SES-wide responsibility for cyber-security monitoring, cyber-security incident response and vulnerability and configuration compliance management.
The job holder is responsible for leading, developing and maturing SES Cyber Security Operations function and is responsible for the delivery of its services to internal and external customers.
The incumbent defines the cyber-security operations strategy to continuously extend the service portfolio, improve service levels, mature delivery processes and the overall efficiency and capabilities of the function.
PRIMARY RESPONSIBILITIES / KEY RESULTS AREAS
Supervise, coordinate and develop the cyber-security operations function and supporting technical infrastructure for all SES entities to ensure efficient and effective cyber-security monitoring, incident response and vulnerability as well as configuration compliance management
Plan, develop, manage and continually improve processes and procedures required for the cybersecurity operations function
Ensure SES’ security incident response readiness by establishing and continuously improving SES’ security incident response framework and training the incident response team
Manage security incidents in accordance with the incident response policy and process and direct incident response teams to ensure a coordinated, timely and effective response to security incidents
Establish a threat intelligence program and produces actionable, relevant strategic and tactical threat intelligence from different relevant sources in order to:
Leverage threat intelligence information in order to improve the efficiency and effectiveness of cyber security operations
Disseminate synthesized intelligence information to SES stakeholders, including senior management and relevant engineering and operations groups
Inform the information security management and information security engineering functions to ensure that information security management framework and security infrastructure are aligned with relevant threats
Perform strategic and tactical planning for SES cyber security operations functions
Define and maintain relevant KPIs for the security operations function and its services to facilitate management reporting and continuous improvement
Identify needs, estimate costs, and justify request priorities for budgetary purposes
Evaluate new and emerging technologies for introduction and/or integration into the cyber-security operation functions
Manage a team of security engineers and/or analysts responsible for cyber-security incident response, cyber-security monitoring, cyber-security vulnerability assessment and configuration compliance
Manage the team to strengthen, enable and grow talent through coaching, continuous feedback and technical mentoring
Identify, cultivate and grow technical leaders
Prepare a portfolio for providing cyber-security operations services for the SES customers, if required
Travel and on-call duty as required
Strong project management skills (incl. budget management)
Ability to take over responsibility and ownership for achievement of common cross functional goals
Ability to integrate into and lead cross-functional and/or virtual teams
Ability to handle simultaneously multiple projects and leads
Excellent communication skills: good listener, ability to understand perspective of others, to work effectively at all levels of the organisation, to mediate in conflicts and resolve issues, to secure stake-holder buy-in to the proposed solution; ability to explain security rationales and controls to non-technical audiences
Ability to manage and empower resources by setting priorities that balance short-term support requirements and long-term strategic goals of the company
Ability to balance risks and opportunities in order to provide a modern, efficient IT solutions for business while risk for SES is identified and managed adequately
Strong analytical and problem solving skills: ability to frame complex problems or business issues and can elaborate and articulate alternative solutions that address the root cause of the issue
Innovative spirit and business acumen
Ability to motivate colleagues across functional and geographically distributed teams
Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
Ability to set priorities autonomously and to proactively deliver results, even under tight deadlines
Ability to overcome resistance to change while deriving from SES strategy concrete needs for change and translating this into actionable plans
QUALIFICATIONS & EXPERIENCE
Master’s degree in computer science or equivalent
Minimum eight years of relevant professional experience in cyber security monitoring, incident response, computer forensics, malware analysis, vulnerability management and threat intelligence
Strong knowledge of and experience in running cyber security operations teams
Excellent understanding of the latest tactics, tools and techniques used by modern threat actors as well as effective prevention and detection strategies
In-depth cloud security knowledge (O365, Azure), system security knowledge (multiple operating systems, including Windows platforms, and Linux) and application security knowledge, including a clear understanding of their vulnerabilities, exploits and how to secure them
Knowledge of and experience with security technologies, such as EDR, Antivirus, Network and Host Intrusion Detection Systems, Web Proxy/Content Filtering, Authentication technologies, Security Information and Event Management systems and SOAR solutions
Broad and in-depth knowledge in cyber security; knowledge of the satellite industry is considered as a plus
Fluency in English, any other language is considered as an asset
Willingness to travel internationally
OTHER KEY REQUIREMENTS / COMMENTS
NATO/EU SECRET clearances are considered a strong asset. Candidate must be willing to undergo a security clearance procedure as this position might require holding security clearance
SES is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer.
What’s in it for you?
In addition to a competitive salary and benefits package, we offer you a truly global opportunity in an exciting industry and all the support you’ll need for both your professional and personal development. But most of all, we offer a truly unique opportunity to play your part in making a difference for those who need it most. We strive to uphold honesty, transparency and courage in everything we do. We’re proud to belong to the SES team and collaborate towards success.
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