Security Operations Center Manager (SOC) in Hillsboro, OR at Volt

Date Posted: 9/17/2020

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Hillsboro, OR
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Job Description

VOLT’s client is looking for a Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager.

This is a remote opportunity for candidates in the following states: OR, WA, CA, AZ, ID, NV

This is a direct hire position in Hillsboro, OR. This is offered through Volt Workforce Solutions. We are among the largest IT staffing companies in the US for contract/temporary and direct hire placements and support many of the top-rated IT companies in the US!

Job Description

Lead the Security Operations Center (SOC) team to include monitoring and responding to cyber-attacks. In addition, this position will be responsible for providing strategy, leadership, training, and mentoring to the SOC. The candidate will work with various technology and business stakeholders to ensure the secure rapid delivery of business value.


  • Lead the SOC to include: maintaining a multi-year strategy/roadmap, obtaining key stakeholder sponsorship, establishing governance, and driving the repeatable delivery of outcomes
  • Manage core SOC capabilities: security monitoring use cases linked to threat intelligence/MITRE ATT&CK, triage investigation processes, and the incident response plan
  • Leverage knowledge of attacks/investigations to establish a feedback loop; engage with and influence key stakeholders to enhance security posture
  • Develop monitoring and report on the health, effectiveness and efficiency of SOC services
  • Manage SOC vendor relationships, to include the Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) and Incident Response Retainer
  • Clearly communicate vision, user stories, plans and project status to directs, management, and key business stakeholders
  • Focus on the personal and professional growth of SOC staff by minting new analysts, engineers, and managers
  • Accountable for internal/external audits of the SOC
  • Keeps current on emerging technologies and attacks
  • May perform other duties as assigned


  • Bachelor's Degree in Management Information Systems, Computer Science is preferred.
  • 5 + years of hands on experience in the security monitoring and incident response
  • 2 + years of management experience; ability to lead with a strategic vision and manage operations
  • Experience with SIEM capabilities, Splunk preferred
  • Hands on experience with EPP/EDR, NefFlow, and vulnerability identification tools
  • Experience with cloud service providers, Azure preferred
  • Strong leadership skills; ability to structure unstructured problems and take command during an incident
  • License/ Certificate
    • Must possess at least one of the following certifications: GCIH, GCIA, GCFA, CHFI
    • May possess one or more of the following certifications: CISSP, GWAPT, CCNP, GCUX, GCWN


Please note the following:

  • This is a W2 position.
  • Direct inquiries only.
  • No 3rd party submittals please.
  • This position is not available for Corp-to-Corp.
  • This position is not available for Associate Vendors.

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Our Recruiter will initiate a phone call to you and give you immediate consideration should your resume meet the job requirements. Please rest assured that if your resume matches what is reflected in this job posting, you should receive a phone call from a Volt Recruiter to discuss this position with you. Volt has a talented and optimistic staffing team focused on the quality of your career.

Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience. We work with many of the Fortune 500 and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions. We offer many direct hire full-time positions as well as many contingent/temporary positions. We offer our Workers competitive pay and benefits, as well as educational programs and re-deployment assistance.

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Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.