Technology Risk - Vulnerability Management DevOps

  • Competitive
  • New York, NY, USA
  • Permanent, Full time
  • Goldman Sachs USA
  • 22 Oct 18

Technology Risk - Vulnerability Management DevOps

At Goldman Sachs, our Engineers don't just make things - we make things possible. Change the world by connecting people and capital with ideas. Solve the most challenging and pressing engineering problems for our clients. Join our engineering teams that build massively scalable software and systems, architect low latency infrastructure solutions, proactively guard against cyber threats, and leverage machine learning alongside financial engineering to continuously turn data into action. Create new businesses, transform finance, and explore a world of opportunity at the speed of markets.

Engineering, which is comprised of our Technology Division and global strategists groups, is at the critical center of our business, and our dynamic environment requires innovative strategic thinking and immediate, real solutions. Want to push the limit of digital possibilities? Start here.

Who We Look For
We are recruiting highly motivated individuals for DevOps roles on the global Vulnerability Management team within Technology Risk Advisory, based in New York/London/Bengaluru. Our team performs one of the most critical security and risk functions at the firm - detecting vulnerabilities in our technology and ensuring their remediation before they can be exploited by malicious hackers.

We are looking for individuals with experience in a variety of technology disciplines to help us improve and maintain our vulnerability management platform, which involves integrating and automating a variety of tools, data sets, and workflows to detect, prioritize, and risk manage security vulnerabilities.


  • Basic interest in and knowledge of information security
  • 3 years of experience in one or more of the following disciplines: software development, systems integration, data analytics, automation, technical product management, or information security
  • Clear communication skills, both verbal and in writing
  • Strong analytic and problem solving ability

Preferred Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree or higher in computer science, information security, or a related field
  • Experience integrating data sets and tools
  • Programming and/or scripting experience (Java, Javascript, C++, C#, Python, command shell, etc)
  • Familiarity with common web stack technologies (e.g. HTTP, HTML5, AJAX, REST, etc.) and platforms (e.g. DropWizard, AngularJS, Tomcat, .Net, etc.), or familiarity with common infrastructure technologies (e.g. AD, Kerberos, network devices, operating systems, hypervisors, etc.)
  • Experience in application or infrastructure security or vulnerability management
  • Experience using industry standard vulnerability assessment tools (such as Splunk, nmap, nesssus, Qualys) and interpreting, analyzing and assessing their data output
  • Experience working as part of a global team

  • Tuning and/or optimizing existing industry standard vulnerability scanning tools
  • Developing custom tools to detect vulnerabilities or automate vulnerability management workflows
  • Using data science and analytical approaches with vulnerability data from various sources to improve our vulnerability signal-to-noise ratio, report key metrics and analyze security posture
  • Setting roadmaps for key tools, processes or uplifts and driving execution of them
  • Keeping up to date with new techniques and tools that can improve vulnerability discovery, efficiency and accuracy
  • This is a wide open opportunity for a motivated individual to use their skills to drive change in a high-visibility, challenging environment.

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