Cyber Security Operations Team Lead  
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Job Title:   Cyber Security Operations Team Lead
Category:   Networking
Total Positions:   1
Job Location:   Karachi
Gender:   Male
Minimum Education:   Bachelors
Career Level:   Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:   3 Years9 Years
Salary Range:   PKR 0 to 0 per Month
Apply By:   Sep 13, 2022
Job Description:

Horizon Technologies is looking for a Team Lead, Cybersecurity Operations who will provide leadership and expertise throughout the enterprise, this includes all Information Technology (IT) and Operational Technology (OT) technologies.

Responsible for providing expertise in evaluating, developing, implementing, and maintaining an integrated cyber security operations program to protect the integrity, confidentiality, and availability of the client's information and operational technology and data assets. Team Lead, Cybersecurity

Operations works closely with various IT to ensure that policies, procedures, and practices are in place and are being adhered to. General responsibilities of this position include managing security operations, vendor management for all security-related products and services, ensuring compliance to standards throughout the organization and remaining up to date on all matters relevant to security technology issues.

Key Job Functions


  • Coach and direct information security associates to help increase their effectiveness and to facilitate their growth and development
  •  Lead the implementation of SIEM technology and operationalized it across various business lines.
  • Plan and manage information security initiatives and projects to ensure that objectives, schedules and budgets are met
  • Coordinate information security activities and projects with other groups to ensure effective definition, development, and implementation of appropriate information security measures
  • Lead research projects to identify and review emerging trends in information and technology security measures and approaches
  • Provide managers reports and trend analysis on information security
  • Perform periodic security audits of the department’s systems, servers, endpoints and applications
  • Manage all functional and administrative aspects of the Cybersecurity Operations Group
  • Recruit all required staff for the team, providing performance criteria and reviews and conducting annual performance appraisals for staff


  • Communicate in a variety of mediums
  • Demonstrate specialized expertise and knowledge in the assigned field
  • Gather information and conduct research
  • Manage projects
  • Plan and organize activities/projects to meet section and organizational goals
  • Use office technology, software, and applications
  • Education and Experience
  • University degree in Computer Science, or the equivalent, combined with several years of directly related and progressively responsible experience working in the area of security within an IT environment

Additional Requirements

  • Expert-level knowledge of Information Security and risk frameworks, maturity models, standards, Privacy law, relevant regulatory requirements, principles, and reference architectures (i.e. ISO 2700x, ITIL, COBIT, CASL, MFIPPA, PHIPA, PCI DSS, ITSG04
  • TRAs);
  • Possession of an industry-recognized information security certification (i.e. CISM, CISSP) is a requirement
  • Extensive knowledge of diverse network security architecture planning and design and security risks affecting wired and wireless networks
  • Expert level experience in managing cybersecurity operations, vendors, and internal team members and stakeholders
  • Strong knowledge of security testing, assessments, and audit methodologies and tools including but not limited to application technology security testing (white box, black box and code review), threat risk assessments, vulnerability assessments, and PEN testing;
  • Extensive experience in a combination of risk management, Information Security, and IT positions
  • Experience having responsibility for cybersecurity operations management, including a SOC & SIEM for a medium to a large organization with a critical operation and/or safety element
  • Experience managing 3rd party vendors delivering key organizational services
  • Experience working with internal and external teams to coordinate and manage the upgrade, patching, tuning, and remediation of components, devices, and technologies according to a strategy and plan
  •  Experience in a management capacity with supervisory responsibilities for direct reports
  • Strong knowledge of specialized security requirements affecting critical infrastructure networks and mitigating controls and standards applicable to industrial network environments
  • Experience in project solution architecture, security deliverables gating in project lifecycle, and SDLC of multiple, diverse technologies and processing environments
  •  Strong oral and written communication skills and strong planning, organization, critical thinking/analytical, problem-solving, and conceptual skills
  • Must possess strong management skills to lead by example and manage the development of processes and procedures, which will require support and buy-in from multiple stakeholders


The Candidate must be fluent in speaking English.

Ensure the team can provide monitoring support from 6:00 pm - 3:00 am (Mon to Fri)

Company Information
Company Name:  Horizon Technologies
Company Description:
Horizon Technologies is an established IT services company having years of experience providing high-quality and cost-effective web development, IT Support and Surveillance solutions.

Our expertise lie in Custom Web, mobile & Software Development, Surveillance (CCTV), Time Attendance and Access Control, IT consultancy & infrastructure, BPO & contact center work along with recruitment & IT Maintenance services.

We are an one stop IT & office automation service provider where all your IT & business augmentation requirements are met under one umbrella of Horizon Technologies.

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