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Security Operations Shift Lead - Flutter UK&I - 8514


Security Operations Shift Lead - Flutter UK&I

  • Primary Location:
    Cluj - Napoca
  • Contract Type:
  • Employment Basis:

Flexible benefits of your choice

Learning and development opportunities

25 days annual leave

Customized wellbeing programs

Extended health and travel insurances

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Role Purpose: The Security Operations Shift lead Analyst is a member of the Paddy Power Betfair security team, reporting to the Security Operations Manager. 

The Security Operations Analyst is responsible for the day to day security monitoring of Paddy Power Betfair's enterprise information systems, including vulnerability monitoring and attack detection. The team ensures that information security threats and incidents are detected quickly, responded to swiftly and efficiently, and contained so as to minimize the impact to the organization.

The Security Operations Shift lead Analyst is expected to support a 24x7x365 Security Operations Center (SOC) environment and collaborate with members of the CTI, Enterprise Infrastructure, Application Security and Infrastructure Security teams. As the subject matter expert of multiple technologies, the Senior Security Operations Analyst plays a critical role and is responsible for being a liaison and driver of our security solutions. The Security Operations Shift lead Analyst is expected to plan, coordinate and implement new processes, procedures and enhance the SOC team capabilities. Finally, the Security Operations Shift Lead Analyst will be L2 escalation point for issues encountered by the SOC team as related to both their day to day work as well as on analytics for advanced security scenarios.

The working hours for a Security Operations Shift lead Analyst are in shift rotations 24/7/365 days.


  • Prioritizes own work and may have duties instructing, directing, assigning and overseeing work of less senior analysts
  • Creates and delivers presentations to technical and non-technical audiences
  • Monitors and assesses vendor and 3rd party information security reports/lists
  • Reviews and recommends changes to information security policies Designs, develops or recommends security systems solutions for protection of proprietary/confidential data and systems
  • Provides analysis of potential risk to network security and recommends solutions by potentially modifying network security policies
  • Support potential security incidents in line with appropriate processes 
  • Incident response handler 
  • Break fixing IDS and NetFlow analysis tools
  • Managing and monitoring other key security tools 
  • Complete daily standard operation procedures and follow up actions 
  • Create and interpret regular and ad-hoc security reports 
  • Continuous focus on service improvement 
  • Contribute to security engineering activities e.g. supporting maintenance, improvements, and potentially replacements of monitoring technologies as they reach end of life 

Key Strengths: 

  • Thorough understanding of the OSI model is required
  • Strong knowledge of application layer security and architecture is desired
  • Extensive experience with Linux, UNIX, Windows operating systems
  • Thorough understanding of network services, exploits, vulnerabilities and attacks, routing principles and networking fundamentals, well known protocols, command line interfaces
  • Significant understanding of regular expressions
  • Solid knowledge of Packet Analysis Tools (TCPDUMP, Wireshark, Ngrep, etc.)
  • Keen ability to diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues, excellent problem-solving skills
  • Scripting/programming skills a plus
  • Ability to quickly understand and adapt to a complex, rapidly changing, global organization, e.g. changing organizational structure and stakeholders 
  • Multitasking in a fast-paced environment 
  • Working effectively with a variety of stakeholders from different technology and business
  • Excellent English verbal and written communication skills
  • Ability to work with a low level of supervision, and can be relied upon to deliver good quality results by agreed deadlines 
  • Experience using trouble ticketing
  • Advanced organizational and communication skills are required
  • Excellent interpersonal and client service skills are required
  • Dedication to user service and passion for learning and security


  • 3+ years of network and security experience (combined) or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • 2+ years of experience managing projects and deliverables
  • Provides technical direction of product support as it pertains to process and automation
  • Strong organizational skills and personal framework for consistency, accuracy and repeatable deliverables
  • Strong communication skills - written and verbal, team player for both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Demonstrated experience in fostering collaboration, innovation, creativity and teamwork, analytical capabilities
  • Advanced analytical capabilities problem solving skills, providing solutions in a systematic and clear manner, easily understood and followed by colleagues
  • Working knowledge of the ITIL framework

What you can expect:

  • 25 days of annual leave;
  • Free breakfast;
  • Sharesave scheme;
  • „Flexible Benefits” of your choice;
  • Private health insurance (includes dental insurance and health assessments);
  • Free parking;
  • Thousands of courses online through "Udemy";
  • Working from home options.

Ways of working:

Flexible working is our way of working! We're a diverse workforce and therefore a 'one size fits all' approach isn't necessarily best. Whatever your personal needs may be, let's have a chat and see how we can accommodate them;

We thank all applicants for their interest, however only the suitable candidates will be contacted for an interview.

By submitting your application online, you agree that: your details will be used to progress your application for employment. If your application is successful, your details will be used to administer your personnel record. If your application is unsuccessful, we will retain your details for a period no longer than two years, in order to consider you for prospective Betfair Romania Development role.

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Cluj - Napoca
Blvd. 21 Decembrie 1989, no. 77, The Office building, Betfair Romania Development, Entrance A, 4th Floor, Cluj, Romania, 400124


We are the largest technology and shared services hub of Flutter Entertainment Plc, an FTSE 100 company, with over 1,000 people powering the world’s leading brands in sports betting, gaming and entertainment.

Over 18 million customers worldwide enjoy the exciting, immersive and safe experiences delivered by our teams in Cluj-Napoca operating a unique portfolio of diverse proprietary brands such as Betfair, PokerStars, Paddy Power, FanDuel or SportsBet.


We’re home to the talented and the brave. If you’re tired of business as usual and want to create something new, you’ll love it here.

Just like our brands are leaders at global scale, that is the standard we hold up to when it comes to the opportunities we offer to our people, ensuring they have everything they need to succeed.

At Betfair Romania Development, one thing is for sure: you will experience different. Quick-thinking, adaptable and disruptive, we believe the future is what you make it.