Vulnerability Management Consultant at TransUnion
What We'll BringTransUnion is looking for a Vulnerability Management Consultant to join its Vulnerability Management Team. The ideal candidate will have knowledge and experience with vulnerability management processes, vulnerability and policy configuration scanning and network security. Along with technical knowledge, attention to detail and follow-up are essential to succeeding in this role.
The role will provide technical expertise across the vulnerability management lifecycle including asset management, scanning, analysis and reporting. The role will advise support teams on patching and remediation efforts and provide regular updates to management.
What You'll BringWhat You'll Bring:
2+ years of professional experience in Information Technology, Information Security or related field
Working knowledge of vulnerability management and security testing lifecycles, processes and procedures
Fundamental understanding of accepted security practices, known attack vectors and vulnerability assessment methodologies
Strong understanding of network protocols (TCP/IP, DHCP, DNS, TCP, UDP, etc.)
Basic knowledge of network access and identity and access management
Ability to identify systemic security issues based on the analysis of vulnerability and configuration data
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment requiring analytical and problem-solving skills
Ability to operate with minimal oversight in a fast-paced and, at times, nuanced environment
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
We’d Love to See:
1+ year of professional experience in Cloud Security
Knowledge of scripting/programming language structures and logic
Relevant security certifications: GPEN, GWAPT, eJPT, eCPPT, OSCP, CISSP, etc.
Impact You'll MakeImpact You’ll Make:
Conduct research on current vulnerabilities and exploits using publicly available, trusted resources and other finished vulnerability products
Implement and utilize a combination of automated tools and manual checks to identify and validate vulnerabilities
Effectively communicate the risks associated with identified vulnerabilities and provide recommendations to mitigate said risks
Collaborate with various development and IT teams to help ensure designs and implementations meet specified security standards
Identify gaps in current vulnerability management processes and recommend areas for improvement