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Vulnerability Management Engineer

V4P FEB19 014


Technology & Development

Job Description:

This role reports into the Director, Risk Management and maintains good relationships with all line- of- business technology groups. You will work closely with several key individuals and teams and will be part of a dedicated team of security engineers who demonstrate superb technical proficiency, contributing to make our infrastructure as secure as possible. Qualified candidates will have a background in IT, computer, security systems analysis and engineering.

Priorities can often change in a fast- paced environment like ours, so this role includes, but is not limited to, the following responsibilities:

  • Reviewing any recent vulnerabilities made public to ensure we address them appropriately, and coordinate efforts between multiple teams to address them in a timely manner

  • Become the main point of contact for inquiries about vulnerabilities and vulnerability- related tickets

  • Providing the teams with any sort of help regarding vulnerabilities, this being risk evaluation, patching, etc.

  • Prepare security related assessment reports with clearly documented findings and recommendations

  • Ensure that the all our assets are being consistently scanned

  • Identify gaps in our current processes, workflows and design architectures and recommend changes or enhancements as needed

  • Work with other teams to drive new projects

  • Act as an advocate for security and the team in all tasks and engagements, not just vulnerability management specific

Player Profile

Minimum Requirements:

  • Organized and structure mindset, to help the team coordinate efforts and to build playbooks that will be leading our actions

  • Strong ability to understand vulnerability ratings, criticality and impact

  • Solid understanding of vulnerability management processes.

  • Experience hardening clients, servers and networks services

  • Deep knowledge about vulnerabilities, impact and risk associated with them

  • Excellent knowledge of cloud security best practices and solutions in cloud security posture management.

  • Experience in Cloud Services like Google Cloud, AWS, Azure

  • Experience defining Identity and Access Management frameworks

  • Experience with network technologies, security, and monitoring tools

  • Hands- on experience with log collection, normalizing, and management; security infrastructure and policies; and risk mitigation

  • Thorough understanding of the latest security principles, techniques, and protocols

  • Ability to problem solve independently and collaborate as a team to solve complex problems in support of the team’s mission

  • Proven experience in installing, configuring, and troubleshooting Microsoft Windows and/or UNIX/Linux based environments

  • Knowledge of industry best practices for foundational security elements including network devices and system- level hardening

Extra Points:

  • Proven work experience as a system engineer or information security engineer

  • Detailed technical knowledge of operating systems and security

  • Knowledge of containerization software: Docker, Kubernetes

  • Knowledge of shell scripting, Python, Perl

  • Knowledge of Security Orchestration Automation and Response (SOAR) products.

About King

King is the game developer behind the world- famous Candy Crush franchise, as well as mobile game hits including Farm Heroes, Bubble Witch and Pet Rescue. Candy Crush is the top- grossing franchise in US app stores, a position it has held for the last two years, and King’s games are being played by 245 million monthly active users as of Q3 2021. King, which is part of the Activision Blizzard group since its acquisition in 2016, employs nearly 2,000 people in game studios in Stockholm, Malmö, London, Barcelona and Berlin, and offices in San Francisco, New York, and Malta.

A Great Saga Needs All Sorts of Heroes

Making games is fun. Especially when you do it with people who share the same idea of what makes a good workplace great. We design games for everyone, no matter where they are or who they are, and we employ all sorts of people from all kinds of backgrounds to bring them to life. Truth is, we simply cannot expect diversity in our players and originality in our games without first nurturing it in our people. A great saga needs all sorts of heroes.

Making the World Playful

Making the World Playful is what inspires us to create new experiences and raise the bar. It’s what makes King a place where we can all dream bigger, continue to add innovation to our games, broadening the portfolio and exploring new territories in mid- core and casual. We take the art and science of gaming to the next level through our curiosity for the unexplored, passion for games, respect for each other and love for our players - and we’re not afraid to have fun along the way. In fact, together with our parent company Activision Blizzard and experts around the world, we believe having fun is good for you. There has never been a better time to join us. We're dreaming bigger and see a world of possibilities ahead. If you share our passion, our values, and our hunger to shape the future, join us in Making the World Playful!

Applications need to be in English.
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V4P FEB19 014

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