Mid Level Vulnerability Scanning Specialist

Lunarline Washington , DC 20001

Posted 2 months ago

Title:Mid
Level Vulnerability Scanning Specialist
Location:
On client site in
Washington, DC
Salary:DOE
Clearance:Clearable

Lunarline seeks a Vulnerability Scanning Specialist to support a program that performs assessments on 4,000+ hosts on an annual, monthly, and ad-hoc basis.
Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Coordinate with unique units IT personnel and conduct monthly and ad-hoc assessments in accordance with the clients policies and procedures.
  • Use policies and templates in Tenable Security Center Continuous View (Nessus) to conduct assessments and generate reports.
  • Prepare and send Basic Risk Reports using to individual units during scanning assessments.
  • Prepare Residual Risk Reports for unit Executives after completing scanning assessments.
  • Troubleshoot scanning issues by collaborating with clients and peers and using a combination of automated and manual processes.
  • Maintain a record of systems scanned and reports sent in the government-provided SQL and Splunk databases.
  • Document progress or scanning issues by keeping organized notes and sending weekly updates to the project manager.
  • Perform other ad-hoc tasks, as needed (i.e., conducting emerging threat scans, writing and / or updating SOPs, analyzing data in Splunk, etc.).
Skills and

Qualifications:

Required
  • 1+ years of penetration testing or vulnerability scanning experience.
  • Experience with Tenable Security Center Continuous View (Nessus) or other scanning tools.
  • Experience with using PowerShell.
  • Clear and effective communicator.
Preferred
  • Programming / application building / coding using PowerShell or other programming languages.
  • Experience with database creation, maintenance, data loading, etc.
  • Knowledge of report writing through Microsoft SQL Server Reporting Services in creating required and ad-hoc reports.
  • Experience with Windows and Linux systems, common vulnerabilities, patching, and remediation.
  • Advanced writing skills.
  • Good organizational skills.
Education:
  • Bachelors Degree
Certifications:
  • The following certifications (more than one is preferred): Lunarline, Inc. School of Cybersecurity Certified Expert certifications
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