Vulnerability Project Manager

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    Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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    Giovanna Neophytou

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

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External Vulnerability Project Manager (SC Cleared)

Cheltenham, UK

6 Months


Role Summary:

Working as part of the UK Cyber Security team you will maintain and advance the vulnerability management programme for the UK ensuring vulnerability assessments are performed and remediations carried out. You will develop strong working relationships with the global EVM team and UK application owners and infrastructure teams to ensure that mitigation, patching and other remediation of security vulnerabilities have been performed.

Key Activities:

  • Perform security vulnerability scanning to discover and analyse vulnerabilities
  • Review vulnerability scan results and report findings in a consistent, standardised and prioritised manner based upon criticality and risk
  • Communicate security and compliance issues in an effective and appropriate manner
  • Create improved processes to support the vulnerability management programme
  • Provide UK metrics to the global EVM team
  • Co-ordinate UK remediation efforts in Code Red situations
  • Maintain relationships with the regulatory and compliance team
  • Maintain proficiency in understanding emerging threats and vulnerabilities as well as broader trends in information security.
  • Drive continual improvement to ensure the continued effectiveness of the vulnerability management program
  • Maintain accurate records
  • Produce information on any system in support of investigation or incident inquiry
  • Perform vulnerability management system administration functions, as required

Qualifications / Requirements:

  • SC Security Clearance
  • Vulnerability Management experience
  • Experience in information security or related technology experience required
  • Experience with using vulnerability management and scanning tools such as Qualys and Nessus

Desired characteristics:

  • Solid organizational skills
  • Highly proactive
  • Work with minimum direct supervision
  • Attention to detail
  • Be confident communicating with cross-functional teams, stakeholders, operational teams and with all levels of management.
  • Make accurate decisions in complicated, stressful situations