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Security Operations Lead

Req ID:  4753



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Job Description

Seeking a Security Operations Lead to support the Olympus cybersecurity mission. Looking for a senior Security Operations cyber-professional to help solution and lead against an ever-evolving cyber threat landscape and protect critical information assets within the Healthcare and Manufacturing Industry that spans globally across the Americas, China, Asia-Pacific (APAC), and Europe, Middle East, and Africa (EMEA).


The Security Operations Lead will:
Lead and oversee the Threat Intelligence, Incident Response (IR), and Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS) team, as well as the Security Operations team
Define and develop the future state security operations strategy in collaboration with the Global IT Security Head
Executes the program strategy through oversight of Olympus Security Operations personnel and managed service providers
Collaborate with the other pillars of the Global Information Technology (IT) Security program,including Identity & Access Management (IAM), Governance, Risk and Compliance (GRC), Security Architecture, and Application Security


The Security Operations Lead will be accountable for providing oversight of the Security Operations Task Area and to ensure effective management, collaboration, and coordination of several key cybersecurity support areas including the following:
Security Operations Strategy
Security Operations Policy and Standards Management
Security Operations Architecture, Tools, and Service Providers
Security Operations Compliance
Security Operations Metrics, KPIs and Dashboard reporting


In addition, the Security Operations Lead will partner with a region and be the key contact for the regional CIO and local business. They will be the point person for coordinating any necessary regional incidents, information security & privacy meetings and ensure any regional needs are addressed appropriately with the Global IT Security team. They GRC Lead will facilitate understanding of local/regional laws and regulations that need to be followed.

Job Duties

* Lead the definition of Olympus’ Security Operations strategy, architecture, processes, and controls.


* Lead the Security Operations team and work with managed service providers to ensure deliverables are met within Service Level Agreements.


* Define the Security Operations services and solutions spanning, but not limited to, incident response, Security Event and Information Monitoring (SEIM), penetration testing, vulnerability and threat management, and data protection.


* Coordinate, communicate, and direct the managed service provider Security Operations Center (SOC) leads about process, people and technology requirements and changes related to Olympus Security Operations architecture on periodic and as need basis.


* Act as primary point of escalation for the managed service provider SOC lead and Olympus management to avoid roadblocks, challenges and dependencies.


* Provide knowledge and act as a subject matter expert on key principles of Security Operations with an in-depth knowledge including, but not limited to, incident response, logging and monitoring, and threat and vulnerability management, attack surface management, threat intelligence, and adversarial simulations.


* Define and periodically review KPIs, compliance and incident reports and analytics based on defined monitoring and incident management parameters. Measure SOC performance metrics, and report on security operations to business leaders.


* Partner with a regional CIO to be key contact for security initiatives, understanding and supporting regional business requirements and represent the global security team in Information Security & Privacy and other business meetings.


* Provide global coordination for regional security incidents or operational issues; and


* Oversees Security Operations Security Projects in all regions (Incident Response (IR), Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS), and Threat Team Lead as well as the Security Operations Lead from all regions will report directly to this role).


* Interview and hire the following roles: Security Generalists (Cyber Incident Response Team (CIRT) and Vulnerability Management), Security Generalist (End User Computing (EUC), Server, and Virtual Private Network (VPN)
Security Generalists (Patch and SEIM),


* Drive and promote a culture of Security Operations security awareness.


* Other responsibilities / duties as assigned.

Job Requirements



* A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree IT/ Information System/ Business/ Technology.


* Should hold at least one of the major security certifications (ex: CISM, CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CCSK, Certified CISO, PMP, etc.) or commensurate experience.


* At least 10 years of Leadership and/or Management experience.


* At least 10 years of experience with: Security Operations Center technologies and processes, incident response, threat and vulnerability management. Managing projects through the full system development lifecycle. Developing, implementing or architecting information systems.




* Technical architecture experience integrating security operations software into clients' infrastructure and applications.


* Installation, integration and deployment of Security Operations technology (e.g., CarbonBlack, Cisco, Palo Alto, Tenable), in an operational environment.


* Internally and externally recognized subject matter expert that influence the way things are done.


* Demonstrate consulting skills, with IT Security concepts and strategies, including communication, culture change and performance measurement system design.


* Embrace and lead change effectively and cultivate an environment of security driven thinking, innovation, experimentation, rigor and continuous improvement.


* Results oriented, high energy, inspirational and self-motivated leader.


* Led global teams in successful organizations.



We realize work isn’t just a job to you.

It’s a big part of your life, but not the only part. That’s why we offer competitive salaries, a robust 401(k) program, annual bonus program and comprehensive medical benefits, as well as tuition reimbursement, flexible schedules, parental and adoption leave, on-site services and Colleague Affinity Networks — so you can be ready for where life can take you. 


Olympus requires all new hires to be “fully vaccinated” against COVID-19, as defined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), on or before their first day of work. Individuals who have been offered employment who have a disability, medical condition, or sincerely-held religious belief that prevents them from being vaccinated against COVID-19 are required to request and be granted a reasonable accommodation prior to their first day of work.


Olympus is passionate about the solutions it creates for the medical, life sciences, and industrial equipment industries, as well as cameras and audio products. For more than 100 years, Olympus has focused on making people’s lives healthier, safer and more fulfilling by helping detect, prevent, and treat disease, furthering scientific research, ensuring public safety, and capturing images of the world.


Olympus Corporation of the Americas, a wholly owned subsidiary of Olympus Corporation, is headquartered in Center Valley, Pennsylvania, USA, and employs more than 5,500 employees throughout locations in North and South America. For more information, visit

Olympus…True to You. True to Society. True to LIFE.


It is the policy of Olympus to extend equal employment and advancement opportunity to all applicants and employees without regard to race, color, national origin (including language use restrictions), citizenship status, religious creed (including dress and grooming practices), age, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth and/or breastfeeding), gender, gender identity and expression, sexual orientation, marital status, disability (physical or mental) and/or a medical condition, genetic information, ancestry, veteran status or service in the uniformed services, and any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state or local law.


Posting Notes: || United States (US) || Pennsylvania (US-PA) || Center Valley || 

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