Senior Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager

Job Locations US-VA-Arlington
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Position Category
Cyber Security
Top Secret
Cyber Mission



We are searching for a talented Senior Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager to become part of Peraton’s Federal Strategic Cyber organization. This position will be located in Arlington, VA.


As the Senior Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager you will manage the operations and performance of the enterprise-wide SOC.

You will leverage your expertise to ensure the enterprise cybersecurity strategy is reviewed, updated, and adopted by all stakeholders. The Senior Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager leads all responses surrounding major security threats.


This position is contingent upon contract award.


What you’ll do:

The Senior Security Operations Center (SOC) Manager will be responsible for the following, but not limited to:

  • Responsible for ensuring that enterprise information security standards are followed.
  • Provides tactical information security advice and examines the ramifications of new technologies.
  • Ensures that all new and enhanced information systems are functional and secure.
  • Strong knowledge in cloud security and strong written and oral communication skills.


Required Qualifications:

  • Master’s Degree in Computer Science, IT, Systems Engineering, or a related field
  • Minimum 20+ years’ experience
  • US Citizenship and a current active DoD TOP SECRET Clearance; with SCI ELIGIBILITY
  • Certified in ITIL 3 framework with willingness to obtain ITIL 4
  • Possess CISSP certification
  • Possess CISM certification
  • Possess one (or more) of the following technical security certifications: GCIH, GSOC, GMON
  • Strong knowledge in cloud security, experience in resolving and mitigating vulnerabilities, designing security functions, and providing evidence-based reasoning to substantiate claims for trustworthy and secure work products

Desired Qualifications:

  • Current SCI Clearance
  • Possess ITIL 4 certification
  • Formal Agile training and Certifications
  • PMP

Peraton Overview

Peraton drives missions of consequence spanning the globe and extending to the farthest reaches of the galaxy. As the world’s leading mission capability integrator and transformative enterprise IT provider, we deliver trusted and highly differentiated national security solutions and technologies that keep people safe and secure. Peraton serves as a valued partner to essential government agencies across the intelligence, space, cyber, defense, civilian, health, and state and local markets. Every day, our employees do the can’t be done, solving the most daunting challenges facing our customers.

Target Salary Range

$135,000 - $216,000. This represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors.

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An Equal Opportunity Employer including Disability/Veteran.


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