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Security Specialist

Bengaluru, KA
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As a Security Specialist your main objective is to contribute to the key security operational tasks of the readiness team. In your area of expertise you will participate in projects to implement new or to upgrade existing parts of our IT and perform day-to-day operational tasks. Security specialists integrate into a multidisciplinary pool of resources with the ability to perform in several cross-functional aspects in Information Security domains.What We Are Looking ForThe ideal candidate has a passion for security and all things technical, with a good understanding of adversary motivations in cybercrime and the tools and techniques of the trade. Previous experience working in IT Security or as an IT systems administrator is a prerequisite.We also expect you to haveAt least 5 years of operational security experience with a solid and demonstrable comprehension of Information Security including vulnerability analysis tools and processes, associated vulnerabilities and vulnerability scanning solutions.Overall IT or related experience of 14+ yearsPrior Application penetration testing experiencePreferable CISSP, OSCP, CCSK, GSEC, CEH or other technical security certification Certifications from GIAC, (ISC)2, EC-Council, Offensive SecurityA solid understanding of network design, architecture and applicationsSome experience in software development and programming with Java, C++, Perl, Python, SQL, .NET, VB, and Shell scripts.Experience with infrastructure & web application securityPractical experience in risk managementDeep understanding of cryptography (SSL, ciphers, etc.) is a big plusAble to properly weight cost vs benefit of an identified vulnerability and to understand business vs. security trade-offs.Trustworthiness and integrityYour ResponsibilitiesPlan, develop and execute scans for vulnerabilities and ensures scheduled scans are completed on timeInterprets scan reports and recommends plans to address issuesWorks to identify and resolve false positive findings in assessment results.Generate reports on assessment findings and summarizes to facilitate remediation tasks for other operational teams.Recommends security controls and/or corrective actions for mitigating technical and business risk.Assists in conducting security reviews of new and existing applications.Maintain and execute information security toolingEnsure security is integrated in specific technology solutionsProvide in-depth technical interaction with internal and external stakeholdersEnsure Operational Readiness KPIs are metActively identifying improvement opportunities and then taking the initiative to drive those opportunities to completionEvaluating risk appropriately
Degree: MCA/ PGDCA | ME/ M.Tech./ MS (Engg/ Sciences)

Additional Degree: BE/ B.Tech (Engineering) | BCA (Computer Application)

Experience: 14-17


Application Programming | Database Administration (DBA) | Software Engineer | System Security
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