Vulnerability Management Analyst

United States of America Wisconsin (remote)

Rockwell Automation

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Rockwell Automation is a global technology leader focused on helping the world’s manufacturers be more productive, sustainable, and agile. With more than 28,000 employees who make the world better every day, we know we have something special. Behind our customers - amazing companies that help feed the world, provide life-saving medicine on a global scale, and focus on clean water and green mobility - our people are energized problem solvers that take pride in how the work we do changes the world for the better.

We welcome all makers, forward thinkers, and problem solvers who are looking for a place to do their best work. And if that’s you we would love to have you join us!

Job Description

Want to work with innovators, visionaries, and community-minded people who challenge the status quo? We do too.

We believe that anything that can be made can be made better, and we are focused on finding the right people to help us achieve the big important tasks ahead.

Is that person you?

We are seeking a Vulnerability Analyst to join our growing team in North America. The Vulnerability Analyst will report to the manager of the Attack Surface Reduction team.

The vulnerability analyst identifies vulnerabilities in systems using vulnerability scanning tools, interpreting the results, and developing remediation guidance for team members. You will research, identify, assess, and prioritize vendor and third-party security advisories and then advise system owners in completing patching and mitigation activities. Also, the vulnerability analyst also performs an important role in identifying areas to improve security posture resulting from security incidents. The vulnerability analyst works within the CISO organization, which protects Rockwell Automation's security globally across a mix of cloud and on-premise networks.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Keep up to date on the latest vulnerabilities that may affect Rockwell Automation systems
  • Conduct triage of vulnerabilities based on criticality
  • Contribute to vulnerability management process development
  • Conduct remediation activities with company partners in response to detected vulnerabilities
  • Develop, research, and maintain proficiency in tools, techniques, and trends related to vulnerability analysis
  • Identify root cause of cybersecurity incidents
  • Develop base statistical methods to display cybersecurity risk
  • Hunt for new vulnerabilities
  • Perform security penetration tests on networks, web-based applications, and computer systems
  • Create findings and reports to application owners and management
  • Consult application owners on best practices for remediation
  • Demonstrated commitment to valuing diversity and contributing to an inclusive working and learning environment

Basic Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • Legal authorization to work in the US is required. We will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Typically requires a minimum of 8 years experience with network penetration testing
  • Basic knowledge of Software Development Lifecycle
  • An understanding of Windows and Linux based systems
  • An understanding of common networking protocols, such as HTTP, DNS, TLS
  • An understanding of common exploitation vectors
  • Describe vulnerabilities and technical concepts to all levels
  • Familiar with vulnerability scanners such as Qualys or Rapid7
  • Curiosity about how to break things

What We Offer:

  • Health Insurance including Medical, Dental and Vision
  • 401k
  • Paid Time off
  • Parental and Caregiver Leave
  • Flexible Work Schedule where you will work with your manager to enjoy a work schedule that can be flexible with your personal life.
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We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, gender, gender identity or expression, or veteran status. We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace.

At Rockwell Automation we are dedicated to building a diverse, inclusive and authentic workplace, so if you're excited about this role but your experience doesn't align perfectly with every qualification in the job description, we encourage you to apply anyway. You may be just the right person for this or other roles.

This position is part of a job family. Experience will be the determining factor. 

This is a remote role.


We are an Equal Opportunity Employer including disability and veterans. 

If you are an individual with a disability and you need assistance or a reasonable accommodation during the application process, please contact our services team at +1 (844) 404-7247.

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Tags: Agile Automation CISO Cloud DNS Linux Pentesting Qualys SDLC TLS Vulnerabilities Vulnerability management Windows

Perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours Flex vacation Health care Insurance Medical leave Parental leave Team events

Regions: Remote/Anywhere North America
Country: United States
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Category: Analyst Jobs

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