Technical Security Analyst

Dullies, Virginia | Freelance | Job ID #55538 |
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Technical Security Analyst needed for an ongoing contract in the dulles va area.

  • Perform vulnerability scan, analysis, validation and remediation activities.
  • Perform network and application penetration testing.
  • Validate vulnerabilities discovered through code analysis.
  • Classify and prioritize the risk of new vulnerabilities according to the specifics of environment's risk level, mitigating factors, and assessment of the impacts of internal and external threats.
  • Engineer application, system and network security solutions to meet security requirements for varied operating environments.
  • Research and assess new threats, vulnerability security trends and security alerts, recommend remedial action.

Qualifications:

  • Scripting, system administration or software engineering background (e.g. Python, Ruby, Javascript, Perl, or Java).
  • Fluent in a variety of web application protocols, operating systems and networking technologies.
  • Strong understanding of common network vulnerabilities, OS vulnerabilities (Linux,
  • Windows and OSX), patching and attack patterns.
  • Strong understanding of OWASP Top 10 vulnerabilities such as XSS, XSRF, SQL Injection, Cookie Manipulation among others.

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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.
  • The client 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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