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  • LocationRemote
  • SalaryCompetitive rates
  • Job TypeContract
  • ReferenceRITIK001
  • Date posted11-Jul-24

Role: Vulnerability Scanning SME


Our client is one of the largest Financial Institutions and Financial Services organizations in the world, with operations in 64 countries and territories.


Using technology to transform the world’s leading financial institution, this is a job for the boldest problem solvers in the tech industry.



Employment Type : B2B



About the Role:

In this role, you'll manage agent-based scanning across a large-scale environment, ensuring comprehensive monitoring of our systems. You'll be responsible for swiftly addressing and prioritizing issues identified during scans and assessments to maintain our security posture. Communicating clear and actionable analysis from scans to stakeholders is crucial to ensuring everyone understands our vulnerabilities and mitigation strategies.


Key Responsibilities:

  • Perform scheduled and/ or on demand infrastructure vulnerability scanning, assessments, and reporting.
  • Agent based scanning and deploying agents in a large environment.
  • Triage and addressing of issues which arise from scanning and assessments.
  • Communication of analysis and validation of scan/ assessment results to stakeholders.
  • Configure, maintain, operate vulnerability management industry standard tools as well as identifying/ implementing new innovative solutions.


What You Will Bring to the Role:

  • Security testing tools, vulnerability scanning, and exploit frameworks (e.g. Tenable (Nessus), Qualys, Cloud Native Scanning capabilities or other relevant scanning tools).
  • One or more Cloud platforms and cloud vulnerability assessment approaches i.e. Ali Cloud, AWS, GCP, Azure.
  • Vulnerability assessment and articulating these to both technical and business stakeholders.
  • Agent scanning and deploying agents in a large environment.
  • Malware, emerging threats, attacks, and vulnerability management.
  • Industry frameworks and best practices: CIS Critical Security Controls, Threat Modelling, OWASP, NIST 800 Series.
  • Operating systems, network protocols, and application development.
  • Exposure to scripting or programming languages (e.g Python, C+, or PowerShell).
  • Excellent critical thinking, analytical and problem-solving skills; with exceptional written and verbal communication skills.
  • Strong team player and collaborative worker.
  • High level of integrity and strong ethical values.
  • Resilient and self driven, capable of informing and driving change and delivering high-quality outcomes, whilst often under pressure/ at pace.


The way we work:

  • Stable, long-term projects
  • Full-time employment B2B
  • Flexible working hours & home office
  • Tech communities and cultural communities
  • Mentoring programs




  • Private medical care and life insurance
  • Access to Multisport card


Other benefits:

  • Highly skilled tech team who is always ready to help, collaborate and share knowledge.
  • Clear career engineering path and the possibility to rotate between projects and teams (for a longer time).


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