What you'll do

What we can offer you

At Specsavers we promise to make you feel good, cared for and smart. Being Great Place to Work accredited for the last two years, this is a great opportunity to join us as we continue our path to not just be great but be the BEST place to work!

We are well known for valuing our people and providing a supportive, driven and inclusive culture. Beyond that, we also have a range of different benefits within the support office, that include:

  • Quarterly Bonus Scheme 
  • Two free pairs of glasses
  • On site free parking
  • Birthday leave, Volunteer leave, Paid Parental leave
  • Health & Wellbeing programs
  • Fully funded Social Club – provides a wide range of activities throughout the year.


The role & team

As the Cyber Operations and Security Manager you will join our Global Threat, Vulnerability and Response (TVR) team and you will be responsible for the provision of Information & Operational Security Services for Specsavers within the APAC region. 

Reporting directly into the Head of Information Security (who is based in the UK) you will be responsible for the day-to-day monitoring, response, and management of key security systems such as intrusion detection, network behavioural analysis, and vulnerability management as well as day to day information security management and interaction with the business and IT teams.

Forming part of the wider strategic vulnerability management program you will focus on the reduction of technology and information risk to Specsavers. It requires a broad knowledge across all aspects of these services, i.e. technology, process and governance.  It also requires an ability to balance a hands-on approach to incident management where necessary. 


The skills we are looking for

  • Extensive experience in a Cyber Operations environment 
  • Very Strong knowledge of configuration management, change control/problem management and leading risk assessments 
  • Deep understanding of Security Tooling including: 
    • SIEM (we use Splunk)
    • Vulnerability Management 
    • Email Gateways (we use Proofpoint)
    • Endpoint Protection (we use Cortex XDR)
    • Firewalls (we use Palo Alto and Cisco Meraki)
  • Ability to maintain composure and continue to function effectively under pressure
  • Experience providing direction, leadership and mentoring as required to other team members
  • Well versed with Microsoft 365  

Predominately standard business hours however there will be regular weekly calls to the UK outside standard hours (usually evenings)


About Us

At Specsavers we believe a diverse, inclusive and flexible culture enables our people to bring their whole selves to work and be proud of doing so. When it comes to flexibility, we understand that one size doesn't fit all. Our flexible working at Specsavers enables us to work in ways that support our lifestyle to help us balance our career with the other important things in life.

Creating a great place to work for our people is pinnacle to us and along with our Behaviours is at the core of everything we do, ensuring our people feel good, cared for and smart. We like to think it’s a fun and positive place to work – why not have a look for yourself https://join.specsavers.com/au/department/support-office/ 
Applicants for the role are required to have current working rights as per, relevant government legislation.

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