DYK747 | Senior Technical Consultant, Cyber Defence Operations

DYK747 | Senior Technical Consultant, Cyber Defence Operations

03 May
Fidelity International
Gurgaon district

03 May

Fidelity International

Gurgaon district

Department Description

The Global Cybersecurity & Information Security (GCIS) department is a part of the Global Technology department. The Technology function provides IT services to the Fidelity International business, globally. These include the development and support of business applications that underpin our revenue, operational, compliance, finance, legal, and marketing and customer service functions. The broader organisation incorporates Infrastructure services that the firm relies on to operate on a day to day basis including data centre, networks, proximity services, security, voice, incident management and remediation. 

Global cybersecurity & Information security (GCIS) is responsible for:

- Cyber Security:

Protecting the Technology Environment from internal and external security threats,

- Application Security (through secure coding practices, penetration testing, and developer training)

- IAM Operations – working to principles of least privilege, access appropriate to role, and Role Based Access Control Security Assurance & Compliance

- Infrastructure Security

- Vulnerability Management

- Security Engineering and Architecture

- IAM Product – working on engineering, supporting & implementing new IAM solutions providing security controls in products like Identity governance & administration, Privileged access management, PKI and Enterprise directory services.

- Cyber Defence Operations

The Cyber Defence Operations function at Fidelity International is part of the Global Cyber & Information Security (GCIS) Group, reporting to the Head of Global Cyber & Information Security. Our mission is to develop an intelligence-led, proactive cyber security response to defend Fidelity and its assets from cyber threats, to reduce risk and business impact. We adopt an ‘assumed breach’ position using multiple in-depth capabilities for protection, detection and response along with established playbooks to enable rapid response when an event occurs.

Purpose of your role

Fidelity International is looking for an experienced Senior Security Operations Centre (SOC) Manager who will be responsible for leading a team of security analysts. The Senior Manager role will provide leadership, co-ordination, and operational management of the L1 & L2 security teams that cover the India and UK time zone including on-call. In this role you would work closely with your peers in Hong Kong and the UK who lead their regional teams to provide a consistent global detect and response capability.

The successful candidate will play a critical role in leading front-line security analysts, developing capabilities, setting goals, providing performance and professional development feedback.

As the Senior Manager you will be responsible for the teams’ continual improvement and automation enhancements to streamline operations and ensure that the analysts are appropriately skilled to meet the ever-changing threat landscape.

Key Responsibilities

- As the Subject Matter Expert (SME) on cyber security provide guidance on security incidents and threats where required.

- Provide leadership & oversight for SOC operations and own the security incident management and playbook processes.

- Proactively mitigate cyber security risks and strengthen the attack detection and response processes based on TTP and Threat Intelligence.

- Responsible for the service management aspects of the team including on-call rota management and the use of resource.

- Responsible for the SOC team success in security incident monitoring, identification, assessment, quantification, reporting, communication, and mitigation efforts.

- Responsible for ensuring quality of service metrics are maintained, reported on, and adhered to by the team. This includes identifying trends and providing a narrative.

- Identify and communicate operational risks and major issues to global product owners.

- Drive strategic programs, ensuring deadlines are met and that CDO and GCIS goals and initiatives are successfully met.

- Be a technical escalation point for your team.

Experience and Qualifications Required

Soft skills

- Analytical skills

- Challenge the current processes

- Passion for the cybersecurity field

- Time management

- Able to organize others

Your skills and experience

- At least 2 years of experience managing a SOC team.

- At least 2 years of experience working in a SOC or Incident Response position.

- Knowledge of or experience working with security (SIEM, SOAR, NetFlow, IDS/IPS, Anti-Virus)

- Experience explaining the risk of security threats and creating mitigations.

- Experience of general IT infrastructure technologies and principles.

- Understanding of the underlying protocols including: HTTP, HTTPS, SMTP, SQL.

- Understanding of Networking Architecture (OSI Model).

- Experience using data science or advance analytical tools to solve security incidents.

- Ability to automate tasks using scripting on both Windows and Linux systems.

- Programming experience (PowerShell, Bash, Python, JavaScript)

Nice to have

- Experience dealing with security incidents using the NIST framework.

- Certifications - Security+, Network+, GCIA, GCIH, GCFA, GMON, GNFA, SSCP, OSCP

Fidelity International offers investment solutions and services and retirement expertise to more than 2.5 million customers globally. As a privately-held, purpose-driven company with a 50-year heritage, we think generationally and invest for the long term. Operating in more than 25 locations and with $611.4 billion in total assets, our clients range from central banks, sovereign wealth funds, large corporates, financial institutions, insurers and wealth managers, to private individuals.

Our Workplace & Personal Financial Health business provides individuals, advisers and employers with access to world-class investment choices, third-party solutions, administration services and pension guidance. Together with our Investment Solutions & Services business, we invest $471 billion on behalf of our clients. By combining our asset management expertise with our solutions for workplace and personal investing, we work together to build better financial futures.

Our clients come from all walks of life and so do we. We are proud of our inclusive culture and encourage applications from the widest mix of talent, whatever your age, gender, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity, social background and more.

As a flexible employer, we trust our people to perform their role in the way that works best for them, our clients and our business. We are a disability-friendly company and would welcome a conversation with you if you feel you might benefit from any reasonable adjustments to perform to the best of your ability during the recruitment process and beyond. Data as at 30 September 2020. Read more at

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