Vulnerability Engineer

in Durham, NC

Job #:280741

Practice Area: Not Yet Classified

Date Posted: 03/19/2020

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Job Title:  Vulnerability Engineer  
Location:  RTP, NC

Industry:  Networking/Telecommunications
Terms: Contract

Compensation:  45-50/hour W2
Vulnerability Engineer Job Responsibilities:

The Vulnerability Management Engineer is a hands-on role supporting the Vulnerability Management Operations Program. The VMA is expected to perform security audit functions to identify, validate, and remediate security vulnerabilities. This includes designing and deploying vulnerability identification programs and providing remediation guidance to the end users.

Vulnerability Engineer Must Have Qualifications:

5+ years of experience in Information Security Domain
3+ years of experience working with any industry standard scanning tool in (eg. Qualys, Nessus, AppScan etc.)
Strong understanding of vulnerability management and security testing practices and methodologies.
Experience using common security testing and analysis tools (Metasploit, Kali, Wireshark)
Expert knowledge of system, application, and database hardening techniques and practices.
• Operate and maintain the vulnerability management tools to ensure availability and efficacy
• Generate vulnerability reports and validate the issues identified
• Triage vulnerabilities and deliver reports to the customer
• Develop tools (e.g. scripts) to automate day-to-day tasks
• Provide guidance on vulnerability management best practices

Vulnerability Engineer Nice to Have Qualifications:

Scripting skills such as Python, Shell, Bash
Ability to interact effectively at all levels of an organization, and as part of a geographically distributed team.
Hands on experience in testing, calibrating and deploying scanning tools in new and complex
Desired security tool experience: Qualys, Tenable, Rapid7, Metasploit, Nmap
Desired development experience: Python, Git
Desired OS experience: Ubuntu, RHEL, Cent OS X
Desired Cloud experience: AWS, GCP, Azure

 Frequently Asked Questions:
Benefits?  Yes, provided by ettain group 
Remote Workers?  Not eligible, must work onsite with the team 
Visa Sponsorship?  Not offered
Corp-to-Corp?  Not eligible
How to Apply:

For immediate attention please apply online and send a text message to Allison Bell  at 919-287-3977.
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