Tenable/Nessus in Durham, NC at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 7/15/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job #:  858299

Tenable Nessus Engineer

Job Description


• Responsible for implementation/deployment of Nessus scan engines and Tenable Security Center Continuous View systems and peripherals

• Maintains local and network credentials for Tenable Security Center and provisions access to vulnerability scanning systems.

Responsible for integration of Nessus/TSC with other security and IT systems management tools (i.e. ForeScout, Splunk)

• Responsible for developing and maintaining standard processes and operating procedures, creating technical architecture diagrams and system build documentation

• Works with vulnerability management team to build asset repositories and asset scan policies

• Works independently and with vendors’ professional services to diagnose and troubleshoot any issues with vulnerability assessment tools.


  • BS or equivalent + 2 yrs related experience, or MS + 0 yrs experience
  • Experience with Tenable Nessus
  • Working in a large enterprise environment
  • Experience with Splunk, BMC Atrium, ServiceNow, and enterprise network infrastructures are nice to have.
  • Knowledge of ForeScout CounterACT, Cisco ISE, MobileIron, and Tanium are nice to have.
  • Project planning experience
  • Excellent writing skills
  • Microsoft office suite of applications










EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.