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Senior Vulnerability Analyst

Kelly Services
Nashville, TN 37230
**Senior Vulnerability Analyst, Nashville, TN OR Remote for CST/EST time zones****

****This candidate can be 100% remote but the team prefers candidates in the CST or EST time zones. ****

Kelly Services is seeking a Vulnerability Analyst who will be responsible for configuring vulnerability assessment tools, performing scans, analyzing vulnerabilities, identifying relevant threats, recommending corrective actions, and summarizing results for relevant operational teams for one of our top clients in Nashville, TN

**Length:** 05/04/2020 to 05/03/2021 (Contract W2)

**Pay Rate:** $55.00-60.00/hr. (W2)


+ Plans, develops, configure, and executes vulnerability scans of organization information systems

+ Analyzes data from threat and vulnerability feeds and analyzes data for applicability to the organization

+ Ensures compliance with all applicable policies, standards, audit requirements, and regulations

+ Manages enterprise vulnerability assessment and configuration assessment tools ensuring a risk-based approach focusing on business outcomes.

+ Identifies, tests, and resolves false positive findings in assessment results

+ Performs compensating controls analysis and validates efficacy of existing controls

+ Generates reports on assessment findings and summarizes to facilitate remediation tasks

+ Recommends security controls and/or corrective actions for mitigating technical and business risk for vulnerabilities

+ Ensures root cause analysis is performed and effective in improving the program and group as a whole

+ Produces vulnerability, configuration, and coverage metrics and reporting to demonstrate assessment coverage and remediation effectiveness

+ Engages with technical teams in the business and central IT to facilitate seamless processes related to vulnerability management and its intended outcomes

**Candidate Evaluation Criteria**

Candidates will be evaluated based on their ability to perform the duties listed above while demonstrating the skills and competencies necessary to be highly-effective in the role. These skills and competencies include:

+ Strong decision-making capabilities, with a proven ability to weigh the relative costs and benefits of potential actions and identify the most appropriate one

+ An ability to effectively influence others to modify their opinions, plans, or behaviors

+ An understanding of business needs and commitment to delivering high-quality, prompt, and efficient service to the business

+ An understanding of organizational mission, values, and goals and consistent application of this knowledge

+ Technical expertise in system security vulnerabilities and remediation techniques, network and web-related protocols (e.g., TCP/IP, UDP, IPSEC, HTTP, etc.)

+ Technical expertise in security engineering, system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, and application security

+ Strong self-managed work ethic and appetite to learn and expand technology and security knowledge, skills, and tools.

**Required Education and Experience:**

+ BS in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (required).

+ 5+ years of past experience in information security, especially in a vulnerability analysis role on a Computer Incident Response Team (CIRT), Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Computer Security Incident Response Center (CSIRC) or a Security Operations Center (SOC)

+ .5+ years of experience using at least one scripting language (e.g.: Perl, Python, PowerShell)

+ 1+ years of proven experience using SQL Query or other query tools

+ 2+ years of proven experience in layer 3-5 technology OSI stack

+ .5+ years of cloud experience in PAAS and IAAS

+ Experience with containers, virtualization, dev-ops, and other technology skills are a plus.

**Apply Today!**

**Why Kelly** **** **?**

As a worker today, its up to you to take charge of your career and look for opportunities to learn, grow, and achieve your potential. Helping you find whats next is what were all about. We know whats going on in the evolving world of workjust ask the nearly 500,000 people we employ each year. Connecting with us means getting the support, guidance, and opportunities needed to take your career where you may have never imagined.

**About Kelly** ****

At **Kelly** , were always thinking about whats next and advising job seekers on new ways of working to reach their full potential. In fact, were a leading advocate for temporary/nontraditional workstyles, because we believe they allow flexibility and tremendous growth opportunities that enable a better way to work and live. Connecting great people with great companies is what we do best, and our employment opportunities span a wide variety of workstyles, skill levels, and industries around the world.

Kelly is an equal opportunity employer committed to employing a diverse workforce, including, but not limited to, minorities, females, individuals with disabilities, protected veterans, sexual orientation, gender identity. Equal Employment Opportunity is The Law.

Posted: 2020-05-01 Expires: 2020-06-01

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