Job Description :
VDart We are a Global Information Technology Services & Workforce Solutions firm headquartered out of Atlanta, GA with presence in US, Canada, MX, UK, Belgium, Japan & India. Founded in 2007, Our team of over 2550+ professionals continually create impact for our customers worldwide in solving complex technology challenges with cutting edge technologies. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Data Sciences, Cyber Security, IoT, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in the UK, Mexico, Canada, and India, we provide global workforce solutions to our customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. VDart is an award-winning organization recognized by Inc 5000 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle*s Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC*s National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young*s Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Position: Vulnerability Management Specialist Location: :Manhattan or Downtown NY(Work is all remote until virus restrictions are lifted) Duration: 4 Month contract Work Hours Normal business hours Monday-Friday 35 hours/week (not including mandatory unpaid meal break after 6 hours of work Due to COVID all work is remote. Job Description Required Skills Experience in Cybersecurity, including vulnerability management scanning tools, vulnerability assessments, scripting, vulnerability management scan result analysis, Excel Strong knowledge of CVE's, CVSS, Vector Strings, NVD, Mitre, attack vectors and mitigations Experience with the design, architect and build of vulnerability management scanning infrastructure and tools specifically Rapid7 and Tenable; extensive hands-on experience conducting Rapid7 and Tenable vulnerability scans across various networks; experience conducting Rapid7 and Tenable vulnerability management analysis through reports and dashboards to accurately identify risk Experience evaluating security vulnerabilities, assessing risk and impact, developing mitigation strategies, and implementing remediation Experience conducting intel research around CVE's, vendor hardware/software vulnerabilities, and presenting succinct technical overviews to team members and customers Extensive experience with scripting such as Python and PowerShell to automate vulnerability management tasks Extensive experience with Excel, especially for performing data analysis through VLookup and Pivot Tables Justification The resource function is essential to NYC ability to defend City systems from cyber threat including direct support of life safety, revenue generating, and COVID response operations. The rapid shift to telework supported the acquisition of 300k+ new City-owned devices that facilitate remote access and remote learning; these have significantly expanded the City's attack surface. The resource will contribute to NYC ability to issue timely vulnerability notifications and prioritized system patching info. Without timely vulnerability notification, the City cannot effectively adjust its defensive controls resulting in increased likelihood of cyber events that may require costly remediation efforts. Scope NYC requires a Senior Vulnerability Management Specialist to serve as a subject matter expert on: vulnerability management, penetration testing, cloud security, Wi-Fi security, LTE/4G networking, secure and resilient network design, and Internet of Things (IoT Tasks Research, analyze and brief management and team members on relevant Risk, CVE's, CVSS, Vector Strings, NVD, Mitre, attack vectors and mitigations for various technologies Design, architect and build Rapid7 and Tenable vulnerability management scanning infrastructure and tools Manage, configure and conduct Vulnerability Management scans in Rapid7 and Tenable across various networks Conduct vulnerability management analysis through industry research, deep analysis, generating of reports and dashboards in Rapid7 and Tenable to accurately assess and prioritize risk Evaluate security vulnerabilities, assess risk and impact, develop mitigation strategies, and implement remediation Present succinct technical briefings to team members and customers for intel research, risk assessment, CVE's, vendor hardware/software, industry trends Create scripts utilizing Python, PowerShell and others to automate vulnerability management tasks The ability to automate detection, reporting and tracking of vulnerabilities identified Create deep analysis and reports around vulnerability management utilizing Rapid7/Tenable dashboards and reports, scripts, Excel and PowerPoint Desired Skills Experience with Cybersecurity standards and best practices and how to integrate them Provide oral and written reports on vulnerability risk to the team and possibly agencies' technical stakeholders Ability to evaluate the current threat landscape that includes tactics, techniques and procedures Work with agencies to evangelize the NYC3 program around areas of cybersecurity posture enhancement, risk reduction, vulnerability management scanning tool performance, scan results, credentialed scans, triage scan performance issues, socialize risk and remediation, and other vulnerability management issues Strong background with next generation firewall products, intrusion detection systems, DMZ, IPSec, DNS, SMTP, HTTP, VPN, proxies, etc. Knowledge of security best practices across multiple platforms, such as Microsoft Windows, VMWare, Linux, VPN, Cisco IOS, and Mobile OS Android/Apple IOS. Knowledge of public-key cryptography, understanding of encoding, encryption, and hashing techniques Knowledge of security best practices: NIST, CIS, Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto, Fortinet, Checkpoint, F5, Microsoft, Unix/Linux, etc. Ability to analyze Cybersecurity documentation, including security policies, plans, and procedures. Extensive experience with Windows and Linux Servers Exceptional written and oral communication skills Exceptional organizational and analytical skills Certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP) Certification, Security Essentials Certification (GSEC), Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA), Certified Incident Handler (GCIH), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Certified Penetration Tester (CWAPT) Willingness to travel in the five boroughs of NYC Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Click here to Apply Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc

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