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Cyber Security Remediation Consultant

Kaiser Permanente
Englewood, Colorado, United States
Description: As a Cyber Security Remediation consultant, you will be influencing the remediation of security vulnerabilities identified through penetration testing and security assessments of applications/architecture. As a member of this team, you will adhere to defined process workflows to support remediation, tracking, and reporting. Establish and manage client (including executives) relationship to help secure Kaiser Permanente applications and data. Partner with the Application project team to ensure all the security vulnerabilities identified are reviewed and responded in accordance to TROs Risk Treatment Period (RTP). Support/guide development teams as needed with remediation recommendations/solutions and setting up processes for risk reduction.Research and stay abreast of industry trends, emerging threats, best practices, and cutting-edge techniques to creatively discover and exploit vulnerabilities, and recommend security solutions for technology systems.Review and analyze security reports from the assessment teams (e.g., status updates, risk assessment reports, remediation reports) and generating high level themes for executive reporting.Salary Range: $31.73/hour - $37.31/hourThis position researches and identifies the impact of requirements on upstream and downstream solution components with guidance from more senior consultants as appropriate. This role also identifies the key elements and integration points across current systems and business processes for assigned domain(s) and builds an up to date understanding of how current processes impact business operations for assigned domain(s).In addition, this position assists with the documentation of business cases and with evaluating third-party vendors.Essential Responsibilities:Completes work assignments by applying up-to-date knowledge in subject area to meet deadlines; following procedures and policies, and applying data and resources to support projects or initiatives; collaborating with others, often cross-functionally, to solve business problems; supporting the completion of priorities, deadlines, and expectations; communicating progress and information; identifying and recommending ways to address improvement opportunities when possible; and escalating issues or risks as appropriate.Pursues self-development and effective relationships with others by sharing resources, information, and knowledge with coworkers and customers; listening, responding to, and seeking performance feedback; acknowledging strengths and weaknesses; assessing and responding to the needs of others; and adapting to and learning from change, difficulties, and feedback.Effectively communicates investigative findings to non-technical audiences.Provides input to technology risk teams and business stakeholders to respond to and remediate identified issues, and determine the best approach for improving security posture.Identifies the key elements and integration points to assist in the remediation of issues identified through security testing processes.Researches and identifies the impact of security test plans on upstream and downstream solution components with guidance from more senior team members as appropriate.Follows established processes to ensure KPI goals are obtained and performance metrics are tracked on an ongoing basis.Supports continuous process improvement by participating in the development, implementation, and maintenance of standardized security tools, templates, and processes for assigned business domain.Performs security test data analysis in support of security vulnerability assessment processes, including root cause analysis under the guidance of more senior team members.Executes the vulnerability assessment and penetration testing plan, methodologies, and standard processes for low- to moderately-complex technology initiatives across multiple IT domains by analyzing business and technology requirements.Assists in the development of scheduled reports (e.g., status updates, risk assessment reports, remediation reports).Minimum Qualifications:Bachelor's degree in Business Administration, Computer Science, Social Science, Mathematics, or related field OR Minimum two (2) years experience in IT or a related field.Preferred Qualifications:One (1) year experience working on project or technical teams.One (1) year experience performing vulnerability assessments of IT technologies.One (1) year experience in IT incident management.One (1) year software or application development experience.One (1) year experience in network administration.One (1) year experience in Windows/Intel administration or Microsoft Certified Systems Administrator (MCSA).One (1) year experience in UNIX/Linux administration.Primary Location: Colorado,Greenwood Village,Greenwood Plaza IT Scheduled Weekly Hours: 40 Shift: Day Working Hours Start: 08:00 AM Working Hours End: 05:00 PM Job Schedule: Full-time Job Type: Standard Employee Status: Regular Employee Group/Union Affiliation: NUE-IT-01|NUE|Non Union Employee Job Level: Individual Contributor Specialty: IS Consulting Department: KPIT ADMIN - Tech Risk Mgmt Ops - 9601 Travel: No Kaiser Permanente is an equal opportunity employer committed to a diverse and inclusive workforce. Applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), age, sexual orientation, national origin, marital status, parental status, ancestry, disability, gender identity, veteran status, genetic information, other distinguishing characteristics of diversity and inclusion, or any other protected status.External hires must pass a background check/drug screen. Qualified applicants with arrest and/or conviction records will be considered for employment in a manner consistent with federal and state laws, as well as applicable local ordinances, including but not limited to the San Francisco and Los Angeles Fair Chance Ordinances.

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