SOC Team Leader

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The Company:

Emanate Technology is working with a leading cyber security services business who are winning work and growing their current team across both Canberra and Sydney. This private sector company pride themselves on visibility and protection for their customers, deliver private cloud, gateway, firewall and SIEM services with products such as Azure, Splunk, Fortinet and McAfee. All their work is to the Essential 8, ISM and PSPF requirements for the Federal Government customer base they support. They have over 15 years of experience in the Federal and State government space and offer their employees one of the best places to work (financial boss 2021 awards) and truly care about the people who join them. 

The Role:

Our client is seeking a SOC Team Leader in which this person will be integral to the success, growth and direction of the SOC service offerings and deliverable outcomes. You will report to the ITSA and at times, customer management layers whilst leading a team of 2 analysts (and growing). Your role will require you to be “hands on” the tools and the top escalation point for any major incidents, attacks and intrusion events whilst also managing the people, customer interactions and being the key internal point of contact for any SOC related topics. You will have a major influence to the technology, team up skilling, process and frameworks used and decisions in what the deliverable services for customers will be. The SOC is established so taking on some of the existing set up and then improving further will be expected of this person. 

Skills and Experience:

  • 5+ Years of experience in Information/Cyber Security roles (ideally a SOC environment)
  • Technical skills with Splunk/McAfee/Palo Alto OR similar technology is required
  • Team Leadership – have led small teams and experience in training and developing highly desirable
  • In depth knowledge of ISM/PSPF/ISO 2700 and Essential 8 
  • Experience managing SOC security incidents and delivering outcomes
  • Certified with relevant industry certificates (GIAC/Splunk/ITIL)
  • Great communication – written and oral
  • Team minded and can enhance the culture and outcomes
  • Must be an Australian Citizen and either hold or be eligible to gain and AGSVA NV1 security clearance


  • Our client has been voted on of the best places to work
  • Encourages flexibility within boundaries
  • Supports their staff to have choice in what they do with their careers by offering opportunities to progress your way
  • Customers trust and love working with our client and they are always striving to improve in this area with a current NPS score of +58 (industry avg is +2)
  • They have 4 key values that drive all decisions for them and they pride themselves on living by these values

Key Benefits:

  • Work within the Federal and State government space to make a difference to the Australian society
  • Deliver new, interesting and challenging SOC based outcomes 
  • Work with a company devoted to helping people get what they want from their career
  • Partner with great people internally and externally
  • Attractive salary package
  • WFH client pending
  • Based in either ACT or Sydney


To apply and be considered for this role, please apply through the link in this add and share a current resume/CV for review. If suitable, you will be contacted for an initial screening and for us to share more information.