IT Security Remediation Engineer

4-8 years
2 months ago 4 Applied
Job Description

Job Title : IT Security Remediation Engineer

Job Location: Central Luzon, Central Visayas, Metro Manila / NCR


  • Collaborate with the Global Security team on the identification and validation of vulnerabilities.
  • Conduct research to assess software patches and configuration changes to be applied to varied infrastructures.
  • Coordinate with the Business Units to plan and ensure corrective actions are implemented to address identified vulnerabilities.
  • Perform comprehensive analysis of vulnerabilities and reports to help develop and implement appropriate remediation strategies.
  • Provide support to the Business Units to address concerns, issues, and escalations related to vulnerability findings and/or remediation plans.
  • Serve as a point of contact for internal and external auditors.
  • Maintain current knowledge of best-practices and the threat-landscape.
  • Assess priorities with vulnerabilities to ensure highest risk vulnerabilities are mitigated according to their exposure.
  • Remain current on cyber security trends and intelligence to enhance the security analysis and the identification capabilities for the incident response team.
  • Provide after-hours on-call support (rotational schedule)
  • Support security appliances and software as needed.

  • Bachelor's Degree Computer Science or a related field
  • 4+ years of related experience in the Information Technology industry
  • Experience with Cybersecurity tools relating to Firewalls, Network Monitoring, IPS, Vulnerability Scanning, Incident Triage and Remediation, Data Loss Prevention, etc.
  • Familiarity with security risk management frameworks and hardening guidelines (e.g., NIST 800-53, CIS Benchmarks, etc.)
  • Extensive knowledge of Windows Server, Linux, and VMware technologies
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills when presenting proof of concepts, findings, conclusions, and other information to a variety of audiences.
  • Hands on experience reviewing and analyzing vulnerabilities, assessing the level of risk and ability to provide reasonable recommendations for remediation.
  • Fundamental understanding of Operating Systems and network protocols
  • Understanding of security controls on common platforms and devices
  • Outstanding organizational skills with the ability to prioritize and execute.
  • Ability to manage stakeholder relationships.
  • Ability to work independently to achieve commitments.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication (verbal and written) skills to all levels of the organization.
  • Process and technical documentation skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Industry certifications such as CISSP, CAP, Security+CE, CCNS Security, CySA+, CISM or MSIS or other Security related certifications are helpful.
  • Understanding of Cloud computing security frameworks such as COBIT, SABSA, ISO/IEC 27001 and NIST Cyber Security
  • Experience with PowerShell or other scripting languages
  • Experience with VMware or comparable virtualization platforms

The leading BPO solutions provider in Ormoc City, Philippines, Virtual Staffing Solutions offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive outsourcing solutions from call center services, to back-office support, to highly complex data processing for SMEs and large corporations in the US and UK.

From its founding in 2018, the team has grown into a strong and competitive player in the BPO scene with over 1000+ employees and counting. Virtual Staffing has built its reputation of flexibility, quality, and industry excellence and have since brought its clients continual success in their business.

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Armon Russell Paa


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