Staff Information Security Engineer-Vulnerability & Configuration Management

Hyderabad, India


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Company Description

At ServiceNow, our technology makes the world work for everyone, and our people make it possible. We move fast because the world can’t wait, and we innovate in ways no one else can for our customers and communities. By joining ServiceNow, you are part of an ambitious team of change makers who have a restless curiosity and a drive for ingenuity. We know that your best work happens when you live your best life and share your unique talents, so we do everything we can to make that possible. We dream big together, supporting each other to make our individual and collective dreams come true. The future is ours, and it starts with you. 

With more than 7,700+ customers, we serve approximately 85% of the Fortune 500, and we're proud to be one of FORTUNE's 100 Best Companies to Work For® and World's Most Admired Companies®.

Learn more on Life at Now blog and hear from our employees about their experiences working at ServiceNow.

Unsure if you meet all the qualifications of a job description but are deeply excited about the role? We still encourage you to apply! At ServiceNow, we are committed to creating an inclusive environment where all voices are heard, valued, and respected. We welcome all candidates, including individuals from non-traditional, varied backgrounds, that might not come from a typical path connected to this role. We believe skills and experience are transferrable, and the desire to dream big makes for great candidates.

Job Description

Our security configuration engineers use, and improve, industry leading technology that enables reduction of cyber risk for ServiceNow and our customers. A key function of this team is assessing system security configurations against approved baselines, identifying baseline deviations, and managing remediation with system owners.

Job Description

What you get to do in this role:

  • Handling system security baselines, scanning, and managing vulnerabilities/compliance results (e.g. CIS benchmarks)
  • Assess security risks and impact of issues pertaining to ServiceNow.
  • Work with stakeholders to provide triage and remediation recommendations.
  • Partner with compliance teams to ensure appropriate level of risk management



To be successful in this role you have:

  • Fundamental understanding of systems and network engineering
  • Proficiency in a programming language java/python/shell/c/etc
  • Linux or Unix experience
  • Understanding of network communications OSI
  • Degree in computer science or equivalent experience
  • Managed vulnerability and/or configuration management scan tools
  • Worked with AWS, Azure, and Google Cloud platforms.
  • Familiarity with container solutions (Docker/Kubernetes/OpenShift)
  • Understanding and experience with PCI compliance and security frameworks
  • Familiarity with infrastructure vulnerabilities and risk assessment; Security certifications are desired.
  • An analytical mind for problem solving, abstract thought, and defensive security tactics
  • Strong interpersonal skills (written and oral communication).
  • Experience with remote collaboration.
  • Ability to articulate complex issues to executives and customers.
  • Familiarity with ServiceNow platform a plus.
  • Adaptable to evolving situations.





Additional Information

ServiceNow is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin or nationality, ancestry, age, disability, gender identity or expression, marital status, veteran status or any other category protected by law.

At ServiceNow, we lead with flexibility and trust in our distributed world of work. Click here to learn about our work personas: flexible, remote and required-in-office.

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Tags: AWS Azure C Cloud Compliance Computer Science Docker GCP Java Kubernetes Linux Python Risk assessment Risk management UNIX Vulnerabilities

Perks/benefits: Flex hours

Region: Asia/Pacific
Country: India
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