Security Vulnerability Specialist

Newbury, Berkshire
  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:12 Sep, 2019
Security Vulnerability Specialist 

As a Security Vulnerability Specialist, your role will be to work with technology owners to address vulnerabilities in Vodafone systems. Working within the UK Cyber Security team to ensure that service owners are patching systems within defined SLA. Where this is not possible, you will work with service owners to identify a viable plan to remediate issues and/or reduce risk by deploying other compensentating controls.
Key accountabilities and decision ownership: 

  • Vulnerability Management - Assist with Vulnerability Scanning and Reporting.
  • Identify best practice around vulnerability remediation.
  • Encourage Secure By Design principles
  • Subject matter expert on security hardening and vulnerability mitigation.
  • Work with Risk function to identify risk and actions for mitigation/ resolution
  • Be a spokesperson and evangelist for security principles within Vodafone
  • Work closely with all elements of operational security
  • Build relationships with Key technical stakeholders

Core competencies, knowledge and experience:

  • Understanding of Vulnerability Scanning Tools (Tenable / Nessus, Qualys or Rapid7). 
  • Solid understanding of Cyber Security Principles and the technologies that support them.
  • Knowledge of secure by design principles.
  • General experience of networking concepts
  • Experience of managing large infrastructure environments in line with industry best practice.
  • Forward looking approach to addressing existing & upcoming security challenges

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Commitment from Vodafone

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company. 

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