Vulnerability Remedi Analyst

Location: Saint Paul, MN
Date Posted: 06-22-2016
 Seeking a Workstation Vulnerability Remediation Analyst with strong  Windows 7 , Adobe, Java and Microsoft product patching knowledge to analyze, define scope and remediate workstation vulnerabilities. Candidates should have documented experience driving difficult to solve technical remediation issues that have defied normal patching and application upgrade deployments.
Analyzes data and reporting from hardware asset management, vulnerability detection systems, configuration management systems and security patch deployment systems to determine vulnerability remediation scope, effort required and best course of action. Documents remediation plan and assessment logic thoroughly. Provides written analysis of logic to management and other teams engaged in workstation vulnerability elimination.
Executes remediation activities as planned and develops metrics to demonstrate success. Coordinates with Information Security Assessment Services to close vulnerabilities, correct vulnerability detection logic and track vulnerability instance reduction.
Proposes enterprise application upgrade initiatives based on analysis and remediation results to close vulnerabilities. Assess potential impact to customers and can frame risk conversations.
Engages with development teams and business line risk owners to explain and frame vulnerability analysis results, remediation options, future direction and risks.

Communication to technical owners: Ensures initial ownership communication to technical owner happens in a timely manner. Ensure solutions are understandable by technical owners. Assist in remediation plan creation in ISS Remed database. Follow up on remediation plans that have had no response or a response that isn’t acceptable. Escalate upon unacceptable or lack of remediation plan. Strong exception documentation and management skils. Systems Administrator Role: Enterprise change management and configuration management via Marimba, SCCM, LAN Desk, Alteris or similar enterprise class configuration management system. Skills: Tests, deploys and validates application patch deployment and upgrade deployments . Knowledge of the following technologies: Windows, VMWare System Administration, Shell Scripting (Perl, batch), TCP/IP, PSExec, WinBatch, VBScript, Python.

At least a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field or an equivalent in education is required for this position.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.
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