Job Description


Security Engineer/Vulnerability Engineer – JO# 13293

 

Our client is a discount retail powerhouse based in the East Bay.  They are dedicated to continuously improving the technologies used to make their business more efficient.  In support of this effort, they have an immediate need for a Senior End Point Security Engineer.  In this capacity, you will have the opportunity to support and administer Endpoint Security technologies.

 

Responsibilites:

• Responsible for executing network and infrastructure vulnerability scans, working with cross-functional teams to evaluate the appropriate risk, recommend appropriate remediation solutionsfor identified vulnerabilities and track remediation.  

• Responsible for maintaining and categorizing inventory of assets to be scanned.

• Responsible for maintaining vulnerability scan tools, integration with various intelligence feeds and downstream workflow management tools and automation of scanning and reporting. 

• Coordinate work efforts with other teams such as patch team, infrastructure management, security operations, governance & risk. Communicate project and operational metrics.  

• Assist in developing action plans, schedules, budgets, status and metrics reports as well as other management communications intended to improve the vulnerability management program.

• Stays informed about the latest developments in the information security field, including latestvulnerabilities, new products and services, through on-line news services, technical magazines, professional association memberships, industry conferences, special training seminars, and other methods

• Monitors current and proposed laws, regulations (ie. PCI, SOX, HIPPA)  and industry standards related to vulnerability management, so that Stores is warned in advance and is ready to be fully compliant with these requirements.

 

Requirements:

At least 8 to 12 years’ experience supporting IT systems, processes or capabilities

• Five years of Information Technology Security, at least 3 with large enterprise organizations

• A solid understanding of industry best practices for Vulnerability Management; specific demonstrated experience mapping business processes and comparing those processes to industry best practices

• The ability to work closely with Business and development and a thorough understanding of the balance between Business and Security requirements

• Excellent understanding of network, system and application security

• Knowledge of OWASP framework and application security best practices

• Knowledge of various vulnerability scanning solutions, scripting and automation

 

 

Position logistics:

  • Must be currently authorized to work in the US
  • Permanent or Contract to Hire
  • Position location: Dublin, CA
  • Local candidates only

 

What’s in it for You:

  • Competitive pay
  • Great opportunity to enhance or solidify your skills
  • Full benefits (medical, dental. Vision) if you become a permanent employee
  • Ample opportunities for advancement in an environment that fosters collaboration, inspiration and innovation.

 

About the Client:

For over 30 years, this client has helped professionals learn and grow in a positive and diverse environment.  Along the way, the company has grown to join the ranks of the Fortune 500, with locations nationwide.

 

About Maxonic:

Since 2002 Maxonic has been at the forefront of connecting candidate strengths to client challenges.  Our award winning, dedicated team of recruiting professionals are specialized by technology, are great listeners, and will seek to find a position that meets the long term career needs of our candidates.  We take pride in the over 5,000 candidates that we have placed, and the repeat business that we earn from our satisfied clients.

 

Interested in Applying?

Feel free to reach Jalpa Mehta directly (jalpa@maxonic.com), 408-613-7501 x 114.  We promise to get back to you within 24 hours.

 

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