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Computer Security Vulnerability Analyst in Santa Clara, CA at Techworkers

Date Posted: 1/14/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

The Computer Security Analyst works as a member of the Security and Compliance group. Qualified individuals have a strong technical background and a proven ability to conduct vulnerability assessments, penetration tests, software composition analysis, along with the ability to balance multiple projects, meet deadlines with quality, and collaborate successfully with global teams. An ideal candidate will work closely with the hardware engineers that provide hardware-based composite solutions for our client's customers  specifically on hardware + software bundles / configurations.

Job Requirements

Required Skills/Experience
• Knowledge of OWASP Top 10 and SANS Top 25 Software Weaknesses
• Certification and/or training in Application Vulnerability Assessment, Pen Testing and Software Composition Analysis.
• Recognized industry level security certification such as CISSP, CSSLP, CEH, GWAPT, GSEC, GCIA, GPEN, CGWN, CXPN, CEH or PWK, highly desirable
• Analyze, understand, and provide remediation plans for active threats and vulnerabilities.
• Automation mindset with scripting ability (e.g. Python, Bash, Ruby, Java others) to develop automation for generation of benchmark and best practices
• Capable of describing the necessary concepts, technologies and functionality using the right vocabulary at the right level of abstraction
• Comfortable with complex undocumented requirements and independent task research
• Strong operating system administration (sysadmin) in both Linux and Windows servers is required
• Professional, organized, and independent
• Reliable, self-motivated, and flexible individual who can collaborate well in a fast-paced environment
• Able to meet deadlines related to scheduled content updates, content changes for immediate release to customers and prospects, and software release dates
• Experience working with remote subject matter experts
• Excellent written and verbal communication skills in a team environment
• 2+ years of experience in hardware and software security a must
• 4-year college degree in Computer Science, Technical Communication, or related discipline