Vulnerability Management & Patch Management Consultant

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Job Location:

Pune, Maharashtra

Required Experience:

3-6 years


Vulnerability Management & Patch Management Consultant

Roles & Responsibilities:

  • Categorize and prioritize vulnerabilities based on asset criticality, severity, and defined SLA’s as per information security policy / guidelines.
  • Define and fine-tune the process of security patch deployment including patch type, priority, dependency on various factors throughout the organization by interacting with the various systems & applications owners, data center teams, SOC teams.
  • Advice the client teams in creating test environment with the best possible scenarios, applicability, with minimum budget.
  • Identify applicable vulnerabilities and coordinate with infrastructure / systems / applications owner for prioritized deployment & fixing of issues within the defined period.
  • Analyze and provide advisory support to respective infrastructure, systems, software development team for fixing issues & patch deployment.
  • Maintain & Deliver Vulnerability Remediation / Patch Management Tracker.
  • Work collaboratively with IT operations and application teams to ensure identified vulnerabilities due to mis-configurations are fixed in line with policy for maintaining compliance.
  • Continuous follow-up with IT Infrastructure & systems teams on closure status as per agreed timelines.
  • Follow escalation matrix process and highlight issues / support required for timely closure from senior management.
  • Provide inputs / feedback to Vulnerability Management Process and Patch Management Process. Review and provide feedback on hardening baseline update if any.
  • Report to client team in a systematic manner with periodical reports / statistics and road map on improvements.

Required Skills:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication with coordination skills.
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills required.
  • Sound knowledge on cyber security, vulnerability management, risk assessment, patch management.
  • Effective decision-making abilities.
  • Equivalent Information Security Certifications (CEH, Vulnerability Management, Patch Management).
  • Graduate or master’s degree (BE / BTech / MCA / MS in Information Security)


  • Any Bachelor’s / Master’s Degree

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