Cybersecurity Vulnerability Advisor

Job Category: Cyber Security
Job Type: Full Time
Job Location: Bucharest

The ideal candidate will have experience supporting & managing vulnerability scanning tools and technologies in an enterprise environment.

Key Responsibilities: 

• Researches and monitors new vulnerabilities, attacks and exploits on infrastructure components and / or software;

• Performs analysis on the exposure of our current infrastructure and components against newest vulnerabilities and threats on the infrastructure and/ or application layer;

• Writes up advisories based on analysis of vulnerabilities; 

• Writes up papers / analysis on technologies and solutions deployed as relates to current exposure on known vulnerabilities and provides recommendations for remediation activities and applicable controls required;

• Engagement with the other teams to provide inputs/IOC’s/specific monitoring etc. to secure the impacted assets and components until the remediation;

• Presents complex security issues and vulnerability analysis to a variety of audiences, including senior executives;

• Researches existing exploit code for new and critical vulnerabilities and/or develops proof-of-concept exploit code for test and evaluation of mitigations solutions;

• Performs as a team member in the research of software / system vulnerabilities Poking around the internals of various operation systems or infrastructure components to discover new features, vulnerabilities, and techniques of exploitation;

• Testing out ideas and automating code for new and critical vulnerabilities using a solid, virtual lab;

• Reverse engineering intricate systems and protocols vulnerabilities;

• Improving upon proof of concept code to demonstrate vulnerabilities;

• Cultivates the practice of staying abreast on latest trends and developments in vulnerability research, tools and solutions, threat intelligence and remediation activities followed across industry;

• Develop and maintain a vulnerability assessment database/repository.

Functional/technical requirements:

• A degree in Information Technology, Information Security or related major and 4-6 years of direct experience in the field of cybersecurity;

• Familiarity with operating system internals and exploit mitigation techniques;

• Development experience in a high-level language (C/C++, Python);

• Experience in threat and vulnerability management, and penetration testing;

• Experience developing custom software tools to assist in performing reverse engineering and vulnerability analysis;

• Excellent problem-solving skills with the ability to diagnose and troubleshoot technical issues;

• Excellent verbal, written communication and presentation skills to present complex security issues and vulnerability analysis;

• Collaborative / team player, self-driven, independent and customer-oriented;

• Good technical aptitude, problem solving and ability to quickly learn and master new topics and domains;

• Candidates must be able to work independently and demonstrate exceptional organizational and time management skills;

• CISSP or similar certification is considered an advantage.

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