Job Description :
Role: Qualys Consultant Location: Salem, OR Duration: Contract Rate: $Negotiable Job Description Configure new Qualys platform subscription including deployment of scan appliances and creation of option profiles, asset groups, scan schedules, report templates, and authentication records in both Vulnerability Management (VM) and Policy Compliance (PC) modules Create run books for scanning and reporting processes developed within VM and PC modules Support vulnerability scanning operations by administering existing Qualys platform subscription and executing ad hoc scans as needed Collaborate and contribute to the automation of scanning and reporting processes where possible Advise cyber security leadership on the latest vulnerability management trends Work with infrastructure teams on prioritizing patching of vulnerable services Weekly review of progress against the above goals, identification of new goals and summary of activity Provide deep dive analysis in identifying false positive vulnerabilities on Qualys within a given timeline Analyze and resolve Qualys tool issues effectively Creation of vulnerability metrics and dashboards for management and client to be compliant as per the given criteria Coordinate with multiple teams and advise in handling vulnerability security exceptions Project, configure, implement, and maintain all security platforms and any other related software, such as anti-virus, routers, Anti-SPAM, switches, intrusion detection or intrusion prevention, firewalls, cryptography systems, SIEM, and MDM Plan and appraise ongoing assessment of antivirus, application control, firewall, SIEM, VPN, SSL, intrusion detection or intrusion prevention and other network component policies-Proofpoint, Secureworks, Security Onion etc. To adhere to quality standards, regulatory requirements and company policies To provide support for on call escalations and doing incident & problem management To independently resolve tickets & esnure that the agreed SLA of ticket volume and time are met for the team To ensure positive customer experience and CSAT through First Call Resolution and minimum rejected resolutions / Reopen Cases Work on value adding activities such Knowledge base update & management, Training freshers, coaching analysts & conducting interviews/participation in hiring drives To participate or contribute on EN business in creation of proposals to drive Service improvement plans.