|Vulnerability Assessment Analyst|
Company: Arizona State University
Location: Tempe, AZ
Employment Type: Full Time
Date Posted: 04/20/2021
Expire Date: 06/20/2021
Job Categories: Information Technology
Vulnerability Assessment Analyst|
Vulnerability Assessment Analyst
Arizona State University
As one of the largest state universities in the US, a Research I University, and acclaimed as the most innovative university for several years running, Arizona State University offers dynamic opportunities for information security professionals who share our commitment to security standards in a complex computing environment with a rapidly changing threat landscape.ASU's University Technology Office is seeking a highly dedicated, team oriented, self-directed individual to join our IT Risk Management team. The successful candidate will be directly involved in a wide range of projects and day-to-day activities including:
IT risk assessment, review, and management
Identification, documentation, and escalation of IT vulnerabilities and threats
Policy development, guidance and review
Design and delivery of information security training
Proactive security control suggestions for systems, applications, and best practices
The position offers ample opportunities for on-the-job and instructional training as well as hands-on experience using and managing enterprise-level scanning, tracking, and reporting software.As with everyone in the UTO family, culture and communications are core responsibilities in this role.
Depends on experience
Work with members of the IT Risk Community to develop and implement strategies that will enhance and enable effective and secure business practices.
Conduct and/or support authorized scanning on enterprise web applications and network assets.
Report on technical and procedural findings and recommended remediation strategies/solutions.
Provide guidance and consultation for security risks/vulnerability related questions from users, developers, and managers.
Interface with the user community to understand their information security needs; ensure that users understand and adhere to necessary procedures/policies to maintain information security.
Provide vulnerability management platform training to campus community.
Provide effective communications to campus community.
Analyze organization's cyber defense policies and configurations and evaluate compliance with regulations and organizational directives.
Respond to audit reports that identify technical and procedural findings and provide recommended remediation strategies/solutions.
Write technical and operational management documentation (solution proposals, system design and engineering documents, change proposals and internal process documentation).
Take responsibility for fostering culture, advancing our values, and championing engagement in all its forms -- collaborating across our teams as well as participating in UTO/ASU events and programs.
Bachelor's degree in Information Technology or related field AND two years’ experience in information technology; OR Any equivalent combination of education and/or experience from which comparable knowledge, skills and abilities have been achieved.
Evidence of effective interpersonal relations and teamwork, both in person and remotely
Experience in communicating with all levels of employees within a diverse environment
Evidence of self-direction in an environment with varying degrees of supervision
Demonstrated knowledge of security fundamentals in various operating systems and environments (e.g., servers, applications, IoT devices, desktop)
Demonstrated knowledge of Application Security Risks (e.g. OWASP Top Ten)
Demonstrated knowledge of vulnerability assessment principles, tools, and techniques
Experience using vulnerability assessment tools such as Qualys
Demonstrated knowledge of ServiceNow ticketing
Experience with ServiceNow Vulnerability Response module
Demonstrated knowledge of programming language structures and logic
Demonstrated knowledge of analytics and data visualization tools; e.g., Alteryx, Tableau
Demonstrated knowledge of computer and network system architecture
Demonstrated knowledge of development of policy, procedures and technical standards
Experience using Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Outlook
Experience using collaboration/communication tools; e.g., Atlassian, Zoom, Teams, Google Drive
Evidence of security related certifications such as CEH, GSEC, GPEN, Security+
Ability to model empathy, compassion and emotional intelligence
Experience hiring in a values-led organization, emphasizing diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging
Experience in helping foster a safe psychological space for all teammates where everyone can thrive
Experience in stimulating changes in individual, institutional, and corporate behaviors to create a more sustainable environment
Experience in leading by example in communicating, participating and encouraging support of the institution’s sustainability programs
Use PC and use hand/fingers for repetitive motion (keyboarding/typing)
Sit or stand for extended periods of time
Walk moderate distances to perform work
Communicate and read/interpret written and oral instructions/directions
May require lifting of items weighing up to 40 pounds
The University Technology Office (UTO) embraces its role as both an enabler and catalyst for advancing the vision and work of the New American University. We are a values-driven organization. Our commitments are reflected in all of the work we do in pursuit of operational excellence, the experience and delight of our community, and our strategic and innovation initiatives. Applicant must be eligible to work in the United States; ASU UTO will not be a sponsor for this position.
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 80,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe. ASU is a tobacco-free university. For details visit https://wellness.asu.edu/explore-wellness/body/alcohol-and-drugs/tobacco Arizona State University is a VEVRAA Federal Contractor and an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by law.Notice of Availability of the ASU Annual Security and Fire Safety ReportIn compliance with federal law, ASU prepares an annual report on campus security and fire safety programs and resources. ASU’s Annual Security and Fire Safety Report is available online at https://www.asu.edu/police/PDFs/ASU-Clery-Report.pdf. You may request a hard copy of the report by contacting the ASU Police Department at 480-965-3456.Relocation Assistance – For information about schools, housing child resources, neighborhoods, hospitals, community events, and taxes, visit https://cfo.asu.edu/relocation-services.
Employment Verification Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening which may include verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications.
Background Check Statement
ASU conducts pre-employment screening for all positions which includes a criminal background check, verification of work history, academic credentials, licenses, and certifications. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the background check.
Fingerprint Check Statement
This position is considered safety/security sensitive and will include a fingerprint check. Employment is contingent upon successful passing of the fingerprint check.
Instructions to Apply
Application deadline is 3:00PM Arizona time on the date indicated.Please include all employment information in month/year format (e.g., 6/88 to 8/94), job title, job duties and name of employer for each position.Resume should clearly illustrate how prior knowledge and experience meets the Minimum and Desired qualifications of this position.ASU does not pay for travel expenses associated with interviews, unless otherwise indicated.Only electronic applications are accepted for this position.IMPORTANT NOTE: What is the meaning of “equivalent combination” in the minimum qualifications? It means one year of higher education or 24 credit hours, is equal to one year of experience. For example, a four year Bachelor’s degree is equal to four years of experience.
Company Name: Arizona State University
Arizona State University is a new model for American higher education, an unprecedented combination of academic excellence, entrepreneurial energy and broad access. This New American University is a single, unified institution comprising four differentiated campuses positively impacting the economic, social, cultural and environmental health of the communities it serves. Its research is inspired by real world application blurring the boundaries that traditionally separate academic disciplines. ASU serves more than 80,000 students in metropolitan Phoenix, Arizona, the nation's fifth largest city. ASU champions intellectual and cultural diversity, and welcomes students from all fifty states and more than one hundred nations across the globe.