Cyber Security Consultant

Remote - Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate
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Verista is hiring a Cyber Security Consultant to join our Boston, MA team. In this role you will be working alongside the Enterprise Technology project teams and responsible for identifying IT security risk, providing security requirements to shape services and ensuring their compliance to security policies and procedures. This role is fully remote.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • A security liaison between Enterprise Technology (development and operations) and Information Security; Facilitating project teams through Information Security due diligence
  • Performing risk assessment and risk management
    • Develop and deliver security artifacts and security requirements to project teams
    • Influence project teams and other stakeholders on security controls
  • Support and collaborate with Security Consulting and project team members

Skills And Attributes For Success
  • Knowledge of information security standards, principles and practices required
  • Prior experience with Rapid7
  • Understanding of IT security risk
  • Strong organization skills
  • Curiosity and eagerness to learn
  • Initiative to seek out opportunities and add value

To qualify for the role you must have

  • Three years of technical or non-technical experience in Information Security
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects and priorities
  • Two or more years of technical experience in Microsoft 365

Day to Day Tasks

• ServiceNow Ticket review (Phishing, Malware, Ransomware alerts etc.)
• Rapid7 Monthly vulnerability scans (Windows 10, Windows Server, AWS, Lab Machines, Windows 7)
•Carbon Black Censor Status Weekly report (Verify systems set in by pass or protection level 0 and 1 are assigned to their default policy)
• Rapid7 IDR alerts (review alerts ranging from Geo hopping, Account Enumeration, NIST CSF v11 violations etc.)
• Rapid7 IDR (verify data collectors are running)
• Monthly Dark web report review (Review report for any compromised passwords of employees)
• Meetings with vendors (Rapid7 IVM, Rapid7 IDR, Netkskope, Cyberark)


Job regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Job country: United States
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