Vulnerability Management Analyst

Vulnerability Management Analyst

Jersey City, NJ
9554240
07-05-2017
or
Intermedia group has an opening for the following Consultant:
 
TITLE: Vulnerability Management Analyst
LOCATION: Jersey City, NJ
TYPE: Contract

CLIENT: Fortune 100 bank
DURATION: 1 year +

TARGET PAY RATE: $50 - $55 per hour W2 (We CAN ONLY WORK W2)
 
 
MUST HAVE: vulnerability remediation, reporting and management.
Qualys experience is advantageous.
 

Job Summary 
The Role of the Vulnerability Management Analyst will be helping manage, monitor, and communicate the information security risks associated with inherent and residual vulnerabilities that may result in harm or disruption to the Company. The analyst will work in the Vulnerability Management (VM) team, and closely partner with key stakeholders from IT, Business and Corporate Support Functions to gather requirements understand priorities and communicate impact and context of vulnerabilities in business speaking terms to the lines of business, and to upper management. The analyst will help the Vulnerability Management (VM) manager to develop metrics and to measure the effectiveness of practices and controls to mitigate threats and vulnerabilities on a periodic basis; and develop dashboards that illustrate the effectiveness of risk mitigation over time. 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Assist governance, guidance and setting priorities for risk-based vulnerability management, mitigation and remediation 
  • Participate in vulnerability assessment meetings to illustrate and communicate the state of information security risk relative to mitigating vulnerabilities that may impact business and operations, or that may cause reputation risk to the Company 
  • Help develop and present business cases to Management to improve security posture to effectively mitigate advanced threats 
  • Partner with various stakeholders to define specific roles & responsibilities to support mitigation of threats and vulnerabilities, and incident response 
  • Help Vulnerability Management (VM) Team for maintaining appropriate documentation that defines the Threat & Vulnerability Management Program, Policy and Procedures 
  • Oversee the coordination of security incident response events 
  • Participated in the calls to resolve information security incidents including internal events and targeted threats 
  • Automate the vulnerability management process to improve operation efficiency 
     
Skills and Abilities 
  • Bachelor's Degree in Business, Computer Sciences, or equivalent prior work experience in a related field 
  • Minimum of 5 years of experience in vulnerability management or information security related field (cyber risk), Prior experience with Qualys or other vulnerability scanning, management and patching tools is preferred 
  • Strong knowledge of current security threat landscape, trends and mitigation is preferred 
  • Experience in an information security related field (cyber risk), prior experience with Qualys or other vulnerability scanning and patching tools is preferred. 
  • Strong analytical skills (i.e., technical and non-technical problem solving skills). 
  • Good knowledge of operating systems, networks, applications, middleware & databases 
  • Good knowledge of security controls, risk assessment and security tool sets and services 
  • Good oral and written communications skills. 
  • Ability to automate the vulnerability data management and reporting process using scripting languages (Python, Perl, Unix Shell, VBA). 
  • Prior experience with Splunk is preferred 
     
 
If you are interested in pursuing this opportunity, please respond back and include the following:
  • Full MS WORD Resume
  • Current and required compensation
  • Contact information
  • Availability
     
Upon receipt, one of our managers will contact you to discuss in full


 
David Trinidad
Sales Manager 
INTERMEDIA GROUP, INC.
131 Varick Street, Suite 936
New York, NY 10014
Voice: 212-248-0100

dtrinidad@intermediagroup.com
Cell: 917 747 2490
 
 

 

Recruiter Contact


Jason Denmark | Managing Partner
jdenmark@intermediagroup.com
Intermedia Group Inc. | New York, NY
Main: (212) 248-0100
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