Cybersecurity Remediation Expert

Location: Anywhere, US, United States
Date Posted: 02-26-2018
If you are looking to join a large cutting edge cybersecurity team, our client who is a Global Technology company is looking for a Cybersecurity Remediation Expert to join us an as part of the Vulnerability Management and Remediation team within Cyber Assurance and Remediation organization. The Remediation Expert will lead driving remediation of the vulnerability and security findings. The Remediation Expert will work with the Cybersecurity, IT Infrastructure and application teams to define and implement security measures required to remediate and/or mitigate vulnerabilities that impact our client's business interests. 

The ideal candidate is a strong team player that succeeds in a fast-paced and challenging global environment. Candidates must be able to work proactively, independently and demonstrate exceptional organizational and time management skills.

Primary duties and responsibilities: 
  • Leads and drives remediation efforts with business and end users for all high and critical severity issues reported. Analyzes security issues, determine cause and impact and identify the corrective action needed to eliminate and prevent the event from happening in the future. 
  • Research and communicate new/existing security vulnerabilities to the Security Organization, IT and appropriate business stakeholders. 
  • Actively reviews public and private vulnerability notifications/disclosures, consume research findings and vulnerability scans to identify risk, utilize industry standard risk methodologies to rank and prioritize them and prioritize remediation and/or mitigation. 
  • Participates in the creation, review and maintenance of current and proposed processes and procedures and related documentation within vulnerability management and remediation team. 
  • Collaborates with IT Service Centers and Business units to determine reporting and metrics needs and share and present reporting and metrics to Cybersecurity and IT Leadership. 
Qualifications: 
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, MIS or a related field of study 
  • Minimum of 8 years of information technology and information security experience along with the following skills: 
  • Collaborative / Team Player and customer-oriented 
  • Understanding and knowledge of OWASP tools and methodologies and security attack vectors. 
  • Working knowledge of one or more relevant industry standards, frameworks, and practices; such as IT Service Management, ISO 27001, ISO 27002, COBIT, Sarbanes-Oxley (SOX) etc. 
  • Ability to collaborate with business stakeholders to identify requirements and drive compliance with approved standards 
  • The ability to work comfortably and successfully in a fast-paced environment with frequent changes in priorities and ability to influence others or manage indirectly 
  • Exceptional communication skills are a must. 
  • Previous experience with vulnerability management or PSIRT activities 
Preferred Certifications: 
  • Hold one or more industry certifications in Information Security and Risk Management: CISSP, CISA, CRISC, CISM GCIH, GCIA, CEH, Network+, Security+, or other industry-relevant cyber-security certifications 


 
 
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