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Security Operations Manager
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The Royak Group Inc. | Alpharetta, GA
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Job Description


  • Define, build and run the Security Operations Center (SOC).
  • Oversee and coordinate the activities of SOC personnel and implement security assessment and incident response protocols.
  • Coach personnel on technical issues and verify that they follow SOC policies to ensure all components are functioning optimally.
  • Establish and maintain metrics that help provide a high level of productivity, supportability and operational readiness while also participating in project planning activities such as infrastructure enhancements and change management controls.
  • Research ongoing threats and vulnerabilities, develop targeted threat intelligence and provide recommendations for remediation. Provide management oversight for the identification, triage and response of events or incidents of apparent security breaches.
  • Participate on the Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT) and work with disaster recovery and business continuity.
  • Ensure creation and presentation to customers or regular reports and metrics reflecting service delivery of the security team and showing adherence to service level agreements (SLAs).
  • Provide direct product feedback to the Engineering team for product improvements and enhancements. Plan and communicate with the Engineering team on expected deliverables based on product feedback.
  • Develop and administer SOC processes and review their application to ensure that SOC's controls, policies and procedures are operating effectively.
  • Produce and review aggregated performance metrics.
  • Manage and increase the effectiveness and efficiency of the SOC, through improvements to each function as well as coordination and communication between support and business functions.
  • Play a significant role in long-term SOC strategy and planning, including initiatives geared toward operational excellence.


  • Must have a proven track record in leading information security teams and technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience with administration, design and implementation of security controls including experience in applying methodologies and principles for all levels of security.
  • Familiarity with and ability to apply time-proven, generally-accepted security management methodologies, concepts and techniques.
  • Experience in areas such as systems, network, mobile, and/or application security.
  • Strong understanding of current and developing information security technologies and trends
  • Applicable professional/technical certifications such as CISSP, GPEN, GWAPT, GISEC, CISM or CISA
  • Knowledgeable of industry security standards and organizations such as SANS and OWASP.
  • Must have knowledge of regulatory and privacy laws.
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills and experience in presenting technical issues to all levels of management, as well as non-technical staff.


Applicants must be eligible to work in the specified location

About The Royak Group Inc.

The Royak Group is a consultancy and staffing company dedicated to the enhancement of business processes through effective automation, utilizing a business process focused engineering approach. The approach is implemented through a select core team including: Project Managers Process Analysts Business Analysts Objectives Understand the client's business needs and objectives Rapidly analyze the business to identify key enhancements that will meet those objectives Document and craft a cost effective solution using "Best Practice" analysis, design, and construction tools, methodologies, and techniques. Audit the results against current state and industry benchmarks We are proud to join forces with the nation's leading advocate of women-owned businesses with our recent WBENC certification. As a woman owned and operated firm, The Royak Group is focused on promoting our relations with current and future clients in supplier diversity. The Royak Group is also completing the necessary procedures for our ISO 9001 and Green certifications.