Security Analyst

New York, New York | Freelance | Job ID #67432 |
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Our client, a trendy streaming company is looking to add a Security Analyst and build up their Security Operations team.

We are looking for a Security Analyst to join our vulnerability management team that helps teams make informed decisions on their security posture based on security vulnerabilities and continuously improve their security and engineering practices. You will play a key role in ensuring we discover and manage vulnerabilities before attackers can use them to harm.

What you’ll do:

  • Drive improvements and the smooth operation in Vulnerability Management program, which notifies teams about vulnerabilities discovered on their technical assets and tracks their resolution.
  • Support development teams in their usage of the Vulnerability Management Program, such as onboarding new teams and technical assets onto the program, understanding findings from the program and the vulnerability issue lifecycle, and generally ensuring that they realize value from the program.
  • Provide security expertise regarding vulnerabilities, exploitation/attack scenarios, and the risk in terms of likelihood and impact.
  • Coordinate the resolution of exceptional vulnerability findings that require human intervention.
  • Imagine and propose improvements to our vulnerability management systems, which automate the most common aspects of the vulnerability management lifecycle and provide a simple interface for asset owners to self-manage their vulnerability findings.
  • Collaborate with other security teams and stakeholders to ensure the vulnerability management program and systems align with our overall security program.


  • You have hands-on experience working in an agile security team and can point to your impact in how you’ve helped improve security posture, preparedness, or maturity.
  • You can point to multiple instances where you’ve helped development teams understand the risk vulnerabilities pose, and determined a path forward to eliminate or manage the risks stemming from them in light of competing priorities.
  • You have a deep understanding of security vulnerabilities in at least one technical domain.
  • You are at ease communicating the details about them to technical and non-technical audiences.
  • You are familiar with modern cloud-based technologies used to deliver rapidly-changing products at scale.
  • You have a keen eye for identifying problems and opportunities in large-scale distributed organizations, and understand where and when to apply your attention to detail.

If this sounds like your background and you sit in EST/CST timezones, please do not hesitate to introduce yourself by applying below!

Employer Details:

  • Onward Search is an equal opportunity employer, dedicated to a policy of non-discrimination in an employment with regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, veteran status or any other classification protected by federal, state and local laws and ordinances. Candidates must be at least 18 years old to be considered for employment. EOE/M/F/D/V/SO.
  • In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
  • Onward Search offers medical, dental, vision benefits, as well as a 401k program, for all eligible full time temporary assignments.
  • Onward Search is unable to support 1099 / Corp-to-Corp or Independent Contractor arrangements at this time. All freelancers will be paid as W2 employees.
  • Onward Search is a drug-free workplace.


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