Cyber Security Engineer, Lead (Vulnerability Assessment, Qualys, Nessus)

Qualcomm Incorporated



Hyderabad, India


Position summary


Qualcomm India Private Limited

Job Area:

Information Technology Group, Information Technology Group > Cyber Security Engineering

Qualcomm Overview:

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General Summary:

Looking for a seasoned professional with experience in Vulnerability Analysis, Vulnerability Assessment and Vulnerability Management. The candidate will be a  member of the Cyber vulnerability  Management Team in Qualcomm.  The following sections give a comprehensive description of competencies that are required to execute the job..

Core Competencies
•    Carry out Vulnerability Assessment for network infrastructure, Applications, systems and devices to identify, fix and mitigate any identified vulnerabilities
•    Work on the larger scope, mission and goals of a Vulnerability Management Program
•    Assist with security audits, risk analysis, vulnerability testing and security reviews of the entire corporate information technology architecture, as well as reviews of services provided by trusted third parties.
•    Generate and compute metrics to show program efficiency and effectiveness
•    Work with stakeholders to maintain security hygiene of all in-scope assets
•    Feed inputs on TTPs, Threat Actors and Attack Vectors to Cyber Security Operations Center
•    Skill in the use of penetration testing tools and techniques.
•    Scripting languages like python, powershell etc will be added advantage
Preferred Competencies
•    Knowledge of system administration concepts for operating systems such as but not limited to Unix/Linux, IOS, Android, and Windows operating systems.
•    Skill in conducting infrastructure vulnerability assessments.
•    Skill in performing impact/risk assessments.
•    Skill to develop insights about the context of an organization’s threat environment
•    Ability to identify systemic security issues based on the analysis of vulnerability and configuration data.
•    Ability to apply programming language structures (https://e.g., source code review) and logic.
•    Ability to share meaningful insights about the context of an organization’s threat environment that improve its risk management posture.

  • 9 - 12 years experience in Information Security without at least 5 years in Vulnerability Management
  • 5+ years experience working in vulnerability managment with strong background of other cyber domains
  • The individual must have sound understanding of current and developing security threats and technologies
  • Strong proficiency in written and spoken English
  • Strong interpersonal skills and a good team player
  • Prior professional services experience in 24x7 SOC/VM operations is desired
  • Bachelor’s degree or Master’s Degree in Computer Sciences or in Cyber Security
  • CEH, Security+, OSCP or other industry-relevant cyber-security certifications and ITIL https://V3.0 knowledge is a plus

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