Lead Specialist, Network Penetration, Security Testing - Walmart Technology

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 10/13/2019

Job Description

Position Summary...

Demonstrates up-to-date expertise and applies this to the development, execution, and improvement of action plans by providing expert advice and guidance to others in the application of information and best practices; supporting and aligning efforts to meet customer and business needs; and building commitment for perspectives and rationales. Provides and supports the implementation of business solutions by building relationships and partnerships with key stakeholders; identifying business needs; determining and carrying out necessary processes and practices; monitoring progress and results; recognizing and capitalizing on improvement opportunities; and adapting to competing demands, organizational changes, and new responsibilities. Models compliance with company policies and procedures and supports company mission, values, and standards of ethics and integrity by incorporating these into the development and implementation of business plans; using the Open Door Policy; and demonstrating and assisting others with how to apply these in executing business processes and practices.

What you'll do...

Manages security risk management and network penetration testing strategies for large, complex projects by developing security vulnerability assessment plans for hardware and environment testing; evaluating testing scope for assigned projects; measuring and evaluating security metrics; reviewing and approving hardware and network security requirements; identifying dependencies and risks; providing recommendations on prioritization for risk remediation efforts based on criticality; evaluating network and hardware deployments for security vulnerabilities and providing recommendations to secure gaps; and outlining risk mitigation deliverables and deadlines.

Troubleshoots security defects in network systems and hardware utilization for large, complex projects by performing vulnerability testing; reviewing and analyzing security defect information (for example, issue, impact, criticality, possible root cause); developing testing frameworks that are sustainable across multiple projects; developing testing plans to test systems and hardware for security vulnerabilities; establishing testing standards and processes to meet security metrics; interpreting results to determine further action; evaluating security vulnerabilities to identify trends; and performing root cause analysis to prevent reoccurrence of system vulnerabilities.

Leads network penetration testing for large, complex projects by consulting with infrastructure and systems teams in the application of security methodologies and techniques; reviewing systems, network paths, and hardware for vulnerabilities; writing and developing code to drive security testing systems; communicating project status and issues to appropriate team members and stakeholders; evaluating results against expected results; troubleshooting open issues and security vulnerability fixes; ensuring on-time delivery and hand-offs of project action items; and updating project teams regarding results and needed fixes.

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Minimum Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related field and 3 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years OR 5 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years OR a Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related field and 2 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Building system requirements, Information Security, Information Technology, Mac and PC Production Environments, Project Management, Technical Strategy, Testing Technologies, Troubleshooting

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