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Vulnerability Analyst
Ref No.: 18-05947
Location: Montreal, Quebec
Global financial firm located in Montreal, QC has an immediate contract opportunity for a Vulnerability Analyst

*Must be onsite in Montreal, QC*

Description:
Responsibilities:
- Daily assessment of vulnerabilities identified by infrastructure scan
- Evaluate, rate and perform risk assessments on assets
- Prioritizing vulnerabilities discovered along with remediation timeline(s)
- Send and receive notifications to the SMEs of vulnerabilities within the environment
- Interaction with multiple global teams (security architecture, penetration testing, application development, Risk Officers, etc.)
- Maintain knowledge of the threat landscape
- Provide reporting and analysis and follow up
- Provide vulnerability analysis and produce reports for management
- Participate collecting, assessing, and cataloging threat indicators

Skill Required:
- Knowledge of application, network and operating system security
- Experience with vulnerability and patch assessment
- Good understanding of Windows and Linux patching
- Knowledge of vulnerability scoring systems (CVSS/CMSS)
- Experience on vulnerability scanning tools
- Ability to learn new technologies
- Excellent writing and presentation skills are required in order to communicate findings and status
- Cleary communicate priorities and escalation points/procedures to other team members
- Detail oriented, organized, methodical, follow up skills with an analytical thought process

Skill Desired:
-Monitoring tools
-Dynamic scans, static scans and penetration testing
-Security architecture experience a plus
-Linux hands-on experience
-Hands-on knowledge of load balancers
-Development experience
-System analysis & development experience already covered above.
-Project management experience
-Innovative and efficiency focused