As a unique and exciting start up with solid foundations, we’re looking for a highly competent, commercial, and strategic VP Technology with a strong IT background. You will own and grow the technical practice of Secure Impact and represent the business in this capacity.
This is an excellent opportunity for an established leader looking for a highly rewarding challenge to join and manage an ambitious and talented team, who pride themselves on working on diverse and interesting projects with discerning clients.
You will be working with some of the best minds in the industry, and you will be critical to the development and cohesion of this team. The successful individual will have excellent managerial skills, solid commercial acumen and also enjoy externally facing and customer-facing engagements.
This position will report into the General Manager. Experience within cybersecurity is advantageous.
What the job involves
Lead the technical practice, working closely with the Security Technology Lead and heads of departments for Offensive and DFIR, and setting performance goals for the practice.
Work with the senior management team to support SI’s global vision to drive impact and value in a sustainable way, to our customers, teammates, and to the community.
Partner with key stakeholders to deliver new and enhanced services and products and develop strategies for advancing partnerships, technology platforms, and external relationships.
Develop, track, and control the development of annual capital and operating budgets for purchasing tools, staffing, and ensuring effective operations
Monitor the management of hardware and software licenses and project future needs, and track, analyse, and monitor technological performance metrics
Provide insight to the executive team and guide strategic technology decision, resource allocation, and technical practice performance
Aim to reduce complexity and consider digital transformation requirements longer term, and ensure protocols meet expectations and adhere to national and community privacy and security regulations
Proactively work with HR to solve for skills-gaps through training and direct recruitment, now or in line with projected requirements
We are a growing team of talented professionals with many years of knowledge and experience spanning all areas of cyber security. Working alongside the commercial and government sectors, we discover potential threats to them through security assessments and penetration tests, as well as conducting incident response and forensic analysis should the worst happen.
As a scaling business, Secure Impact joins a wider group of successful companies owned by cyber security expert and entrepreneur James Lyne.
About your team
We empower and encourage our technical team to engage their full range of abilities on projects and be creative enough to truly tap into that attacker’s mindset and produce those insights that meaningfully strengthen clients’ security postures.
The successful VP will be a visible and key part in moulding and growing our company, and along this journey will have access to globally recognised cyber security experts. The training offered to our team is top-notch and embedded within our OKR initiatives.
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