Threat and Vulnerability Lead - London - Contract

£600 - £675 per day
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DAVID MEIKLE

Threat and Vulnerability Lead - London - Contract

We are recruiting for a Threat & Vulnerability SME to join a market leading, global brand in London, on a contract basis. This role is heavily project focused, so we need someone who has strong experience implementing security processes, services, projects etc..

Main responsibilities;

  • Work with other Digital Security SME’s to build a view of all assets to be included within the scope of the Digital Threat & Vulnerability Management scope
  • Develop a process to identify brand and technology threat as relevant to the Digital business and landscape
  • Incorporate Threat metrics into the vulnerability management lifecycle to better understand the criticality and priority of vulnerability remediation
  • Manage vulnerability management program, scanning functions, code review, firewall review ensuring regular scanning and review of assets and applications to identify network, infrastructure, and configuration vulnerabilities;
  • Engage with Security Product Leads and Leadership within to continuously enhance and communicate the importance of vulnerability remediation from a technical perspective;
  • Using the existing toolset, ensure that all vulnerabilities are tracked and have an appropriate system owner.
  • Ensure new/all vulnerabilities are communicated in a standard, efficient and timely manner.
  • Build and operate a process to contain or remediate zero-day vulnerabilities in order to protect the Digital infrastructure
  • Develop an emergency process to engage appropriate leadership in the event of an emergency remediation activity in order to expedite fix or containment
  • Build a dashboard that is accessible by various technical and non-technical stakeholders and that is continuously updated with the running status of vulnerabilities with the Digital infrastructures
  • Using the existing toolset, design and deploy the relevant vulnerability management infrastructure to support both internal, external, XaaS and partner vulnerability scanning capabilities
  • Support new project, programs or initiatives with vulnerabilities scanning of new or existing assets as required
  • Review and risk assess the criticality and priority of all vulnerability scans (along with existing toolset for prioritisation)

Requirements;

  • Minimum of 2 years working on large scale threat & vulnerability management
  • Good knowledge and experience with XaaS solutions such as AWS, Salesforce, Adobe, etc
  • Good knowledge of working with vulnerability management tools such as Qualys, Nessus, Kenna, Fortify, etc
  • Good technical knowledge of Linux (RHEL, Debian, OpenSUSE, Ubuntu) Windows Server/Desktop, OSX, etc
  • Good knowledge of development languages (Java, Python, JavaScript, NodeJS, Ruby) a plus
  • Technical knowledge and experience of IT architecture and infrastructure
  • Good understanding of information security standards
  • Broad knowledge of good security practice ensuring all aspects of Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability are adhered to;
    • Excellence at stakeholder engagement and build strong partnerships across the technology and business team
    • Knowledge on security best practices and frameworks (ISOIEC 27001, NIST, COBIT, ISF, ITIL, SABSA, OWASP)
  • Open for travel occasionally

Threat and Vulnerability Lead - London - Contract

McGregor Boyall is an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate on any grounds.

 

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