Kforce Global Vulnerability Remediation Engineer III in Arlington, Texas

Kforce has a client in Arlington, Texas (TX) that is seeking a Global Vulnerability Remediation Engineer III. This is a direct hire opportunity.Job Duties:

  • Uses a broad and deep understanding of technical concepts to troubleshoot and resolve security vulnerabilities and remediation related issues as required, and analyze, propose and implement changes aimed at continuous system-wide improvements

  • Plans, prioritizes, and provides vision and schedules for assigned software deployments and enforcement of desired system configurations

  • Effectively communicates current status of remediation projects, problems, and issues to the department management team

  • Proactively identifies opportunities for improvements to existing processes and for automation of time consuming tasks

  • Develop and maintain custom software tools/scripts to automate repetitive tasks, generate operational reports and improve self-service capabilities for desktop, server and network engineers

  • Draft user communication and issue email notifications to key stakeholders and the user community regarding environment changes, patches, and outages, both planned and unplanned

  • Delegates routine and standard tasks to appropriate team members and serve as high level escalation contact

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science or equivalent work experience in IT is preferred

  • Minimum 10 years of experience in information technology

  • Minimum 7-10 years of experience managing servers, desktops and/or related infrastructure

  • Experience in dealing with multiple business units and diverse employee population

  • Experience working in 200 server environment preferred

  • Experience designing, implementing and troubleshooting automated solutions in a complex environment using Puppet, SCCM and other automation/configuration management platforms

  • VMware virtualization concepts, and the SAN technologies that support it

  • Scripting languages, particularly PowerShell and/or Python; a general understanding of cmdlets like get-member, and familiarity with basic scripting concepts

  • A strong willingness to take initiative; come up with creative solutions, become a subject matter expert in multiple support areas, desire to become a self-starter

  • Advanced knowledge of Server and PC operating systems

  • Advanced knowledge of Windows Server, Linux and/or Desktop operating systems

  • Knowledge and understanding of industry trends and new technologies and ability to apply this to day-to-day work activities

  • Troubleshooting knowledge, utilizing packet sniffers, Fiddler, log parsers, and other utilities relative to problem diagnosis and remediation

  • Knowledge of enterprise platforms and operating systems as well as knowledge of key business functions and processes

  • Must have high attention to detail

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:Years