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SOC Lead (Security Operations Lead)

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Job Description

Exciting and senior role to lead the internal SOC of a global organisation


  • Manage allround Security Operations (SOC) with a focus on Incident Management
  • Mitigate and manage cybersecurity risks and respond to incidents (hands-on included)
  • Create and improve on existing cybersecurity policies
  • Manage project related to the SOC organization aimed at improving the organization's security standards in Japan

Required skills

  • SOC (security ops) or CSIRT (incident response) experience for more than 3 years
  • 5+ years of Project Management or Project Lead experience within system development
  • Fluent Japanese level and basic or higher English level (read + write is ok)
  • Please note you must live in Japan to apply

Preferred skills

  • Experience of working in a large, international organization
  • Certifications like CISA, CAIS, CISSP, CISM
  • Knowledge of general IT & software architecture

Personal Attributes

  • Interest in brushing up one's skills and acquiring new certifications

About our client

This company is the exclusive technology provider of one of the largest companies in the world. Their business spans across the globe, reaching most of the existing countries.
The team is a combination of Japanese and foreign styles, with an ability to work flexibly and from home, but internal communications are fully in Japanese. Job rotation is possible but not mandatory, and the growth opportunities are strong for those with an appetite and strong English skills. Located in the middle of Tokyo, this is a great career opportunity for people that are strong at cybersecurity and IT risk, and want to challenge an international workplace.

Morgan McKinley Asia Pac is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


Consultant Details

Consultant Details

Mieke Aarsman
Mieke Aarsman
  • Manager | IT Recruitment