Security Incident Response Manager , Dublin

Date: 23-Sep-2022

Location: Dublin, IE

Company: Allied Irish Bank

Role Title: Security Incident Response Manager 


Location: Central Park, Leopardstown / Remote


This role is being offered on a permanent basis.


The Security Incident Manager proactively leads security events and incidents to minimise their impact and avoid system compromises, through the use of security monitoring, troubleshooting of security devices and incident investigation using infrastructure and applications logs from across the enterprise. The Security Incident Manager works closely with the Cyber Threat Intelligence and the Threat & Vulnerability Management Teams.


The Security Incident Manager requires knowledge of full incident lifecycle, information security standards, security technologies and controls, and have a proven track record in high pressure, high visibility situations.



The Security Incident Manager role includes:-


  • Be the main point of contact for all security incidents, working with our 3rd party Security Partner to ensure all security incidents are managed within SLAs and according to the process
  • Provide the L3 Senior Analyst response for major incidents
  • Oversight of digital forensics and malware investigations, carried out by Security Partner
  • Accountable for security incident management process
  • Developing and maintaining technologies, procedures and playbooks
  • Represent the team as the subject matter expert in various internal cross functional projects and forums
  • Actively contribute to Information Security Standards and Awareness campaigns
  • Represent AIB on a number of technical external bodies, such as:
    • Domestic and international cybercrime and cybersecurity forums, comprising of academia, law enforcement and peer financial institutions
    • Daily/weekly operations calls with UK & European cyber-intelligence and technical sharing groups




Required Skills


Minimum Education/professional qualifications required:

  • Bachelor’s Degree or postgraduate qualification (or its international equivalent) preferably in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering, Intelligence or Communications (or related fields) with a minimum of 5 years of Information Security experience as a primary role



  • Knowledge of security concepts and standard methodologies related to incident management, threat and vulnerability management
  • Knowledge of security, risk and regulatory frameworks (NIST, ISO 27001, COBIT, ITIL, PCI-DSS, BCBS239, GDPR, PSD2 etc.)


Minimum Criteria:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience in SOC or Security Incident Response Team
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience managing a technical team
  • Experience dealing with cyber incidents
  • Knowledge and experience in managing and configuring security toolsets and building use cases for detection systems  
  • Ability to understand technical topics dealing with technical teams and explain and present them to management level executives and to a non-technical audience
  • Comprehensive technical writing and presentation skills
  • Excellent leadership, communication and interpersonal skills
  • Maintain competent planning and organisation skills including: displaying initiative & demonstrating the ability to prioritise tasks.
  • Possess strong technical security skills and a proven ability to demonstrate a broad understanding of the enterprise technology landscape and all of its component parts
  • In-depth knowledge of cyber security frameworks, risk concepts and principles as well as means of relating business needs to security controls



Who are we?

We’re AIB. A strong Irish bank packed with purpose - to back our customers to achieve their dreams and ambitions. That goes for our employees too. We’re made of small teams where you have the chance to shine.


Why join us?

We are excited about how we have changed our focus. We want to be at the heart of our customers’ financial lives by giving them an exceptional experience. We are building a culture that breaks the conventions of what our customers and employees expect of a bank.



If you feel you have what it takes, Click Apply and fill in the online application form. If you would like more information Tim from the Talent Acquisition Team can help. You can contact Tim by email


By when?  Closing date is Friday the 5th of August 

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