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Vulnerability Management Analyst in New York, NY at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 1/26/2018

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Job #:  816924

Apex Systems is currently seeking a Vulnerability Management Analyst for a major client in NYC! This position is a 6 month contract opportunity with the possibility of extension. If you or someone you know may be interested, please contact Michael Conforti at mconforti@apexsystems.com .

Job ID: 816924

Position: Vulnerability Management Analyst

Length: 6 Month extendable 

Location: Manhattan, NY 

  • Helping to develop the firm’s next generation vulnerability management program including formalized assessment criteria, integration with asset inventory, enterprise vulnerability scanning, and remediation tracking and governance.
  • Assessing publicly and privately announced security vulnerabilities to determine the risk based on severity, threat likelihood and firm impact.
  • Operate the firm’s vulnerability scanning program using industry standard tools for scanning and reporting application and infrastructure vulnerabilities
  • Manage the firm’s penetration testing program by leveraging both in house staff and vendor expertise to identify weaknesses in technology, people or process.
  • Develop and use cyber red team strategies for testing organizational security posture

 

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience required, advanced degree preferred.
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP or GCIH a plus.
  • 8-10 years of experience in information security or related technology experience required, experience in the securities or financial services industry is a plus.
  • Previous hands on experience in application or network penetration testing
  • Strong knowledge industry standards regarding vulnerability management including Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE), Common Vulnerability Scoring System (CVSS) and Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP)
  • Strong knowledge of technology and security topics including network security, wireless security, application security, infrastructure hardening and security baselines, web server and database security
  • US Government Security Clearance a plus

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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