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Security Intelligence & Operations Consulting (SIOC) - Consultant

London, England EC1A 4
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The infrastructure running industries likes transportation, energy, insurance, banking or healthcare is quickly changing as the worlds relationship with technology evolves. Companies have more choices than ever before between on-premise, off-premise, or a hybrid approach. Our Infrastructure Architects are responsible for keeping up with the latest and greatest of these changes and using their expertise to deliver solutions that meet the needs of our customers and products.

Your Role and Responsibilities

Cybersecurity is one of the most critical issues of our generation. No other company has the powerful combination of diverse talent, industry-leading security technology and services, global reach and cognitive capabilities, powered by Watson, to combat the cybersecurity threats.

IBM is looking to expand our Security Intelligence & Operations (SIOC) competency in our UK practice which focuses on helping our clients build their security intelligence and operations centers from setting a strategy/roadmap, or optimizing an existing Security Operations Center (SOC) using our proven methodology.

Our goal in our SIOC practice is for our consultants is to become a trusted advisor to our clients, that can speak to all levels of client management from security analysts to director / c-level executives, in the areas of security intelligence and operations including advance persistent threats (APTs) relevant to our clients industry, advanced security controls, incident response process and procedures, metrics and analytics, with knowledge of various security technologies such as Security Information and Event Management (SIEM) and incident response tools.

In this role, you will partner with other IBM consultants from other IBM practices to deliver the best possible solution to our clients. You will be responsible for leading workshops to assess the security capabilities of a client, or lead discussions in a pre-sales, sales capacity, or respond to Request for Proposal (RFP) or Invitation to Tender (ITT) as well as leading, managing and delivering our SIOC services to our clients.

Consulting Skills:

  • Ability to work easily with diverse and dynamic teams

  • Ability to work in a matrix management model

  • Ability to manage multiple client engagements or projects

  • Ability to lead and deliver a project based on different project methodologies (Waterfall, Agile, or client model)

  • Effective writing, communication and presentation skills

  • Ability to lead large groups and be a primary facilitator

  • Ability to lead and shape client expectations

  • Help drive pursuits and engage in complex deals, matching outcomes to expectations

  • Willing to travel up to 75% or as needed by client(s).

Required Technical and Professional Expertise
  • Experience in;
    • Managed Security Services in a top tier professional services firm with knowledge of SIEM technologies, ticketing and workflow orchestration, Threat-Intelligence Platforms, active defense, etc; and/or
    • Working in projects in one of the core SIOC domains: SOC governance, organization design, operations management, incident investigation and response process and procedures; and/or
    • Management consulting and systems integration or Managed Security Services in a top tier professional services firm
  • Current knowledge of security threat intelligence and recent attack vectors
  • Good understanding or proficiency in information security and compliance regulations (PCI, SOX, HIPAA, GDPR, Financial Services Regulatory expectations)
  • Good knowledge or understanding of Information Security regulations, frameworks and leading practices (such as ISO, COBIT, SANS, NIST)
  • Strong Systems Integration proven track record
  • Strong Delivery proven track record

Preferred Technical and Professional Expertise
Preferred Professional and Technical Expertise:
  • Master Degree
  • Strong Sales/Pre-sales proven track record

About Business Unit
IBM is a leading provider of enterprise security solutions. Named by industry analysts as a leader in 12 security market segment categories, IBM Security is a multi-billion dollar business that is rapidly growing. In an industry focused on building walls, IBM Security is focused on creating an open, connected security ecosystem that leverages AI and cloud to help clients improve compliance, stop threats, and grow their business securely.

Your Life @ IBM
What matters to you when youre looking for your next career challenge?

Maybe you want to get involved in work that really changes the world? What about somewhere with incredible and diverse career and development opportunities where you can truly discover your passion? Are you looking for a culture of openness, collaboration and trust where everyone has a voice? What about all of these? If so, then IBM could be your next career challenge. Join us, not to do something better, but to attempt things you never thought possible.

About IBM
IBMs greatest invention is the IBMer. We believe that progress is made through progressive thinking, progressive leadership, progressive policy and progressive action. IBMers believe that the application of intelligence, reason and science can improve business, society and the human condition. Restlessly reinventing since 1911, we are the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, with more than 380,000 IBMers serving clients in 170 countries.

Location Statement
For additional information about location requirements, please discuss with the recruiter following submission of your application.

Being You @ IBM
IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.



  • Computers Software and Hardware
Posted: 2019-12-26 Expires: 2020-01-25

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