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Web Application Scanning Lead

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Date: Jan 21, 2023

Location: Arlington, VA, US

Company: NTT DATA Services

Req ID: 220837 

NTT DATA Services strives to hire exceptional, innovative and passionate individuals who want to grow with us. If you want to be part of an inclusive, adaptable, and forward-thinking organization, apply now.

We are currently seeking a Web Application Scanning Lead to join our team in Arlington, Virginia (US-VA), United States (US).

NTT DATA is currently seeking to hire an individual to support the client. The Web Application Scanning (WAS) team assesses the “health” of publicly accessible web applications by checking for known vulnerabilities and weak configurations and offers recommendations for enhancing security in accordance with industry and government best practices and standards. As a member of this team, you will be responsible for maintaining queues and process documentation, monitoring scans and report delivery, providing recommendations for service enhancements, and assisting with other requested deliverables. 


Key skill sets include, but are not limited to:  

  • Being an expert communicator with a highly customer-centric attitude  
  • Experience using ServiceNow or another ticketing system to track task status 
  • Excellent customer service and follow up skills 
  • Analytic experience in reviewing reports and providing a basic analysis of findings and results 
  • Proficient in MS Office Word, Excel, Power Point and Outlook 
  • Knowledge of new and upcoming technologies related to vulnerability scanning and risk management 
  • Ability to lead, set expectations and provide direction to team members to ensure stakeholder goals are achieved 
  • Experience writing comprehensive project status reports to communicate with stakeholder 
  • Provide customer deliverables as requested


Basic Qualifications: 

  • Minimum 10 years relevant experience in support of IT and/or Cybersecurity projects
  • Minimum 1 years of experience with web application scanning and web application scanning software tools, such as Qualys and Zap
  • Minimum 3 years of managerial/leadership experience
  • Undergraduate degree in Information Technology or related discipline, or equivalent combination of education and work experience
  • U.S. Citizen with the ability to obtain a Public Trust Suitability Determination  (a TS/SCI may be obtained during employment) 


Preferred Qualifications:

  • A strong candidate will possess experience in web application development, use of various web application frameworks, familiarity, and experience in using commercial penetration testing tools, knowledge of common web application vulnerabilities, a strong familiarity with the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP) top 10
  • Proficient in MS Office Suite – Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook 


Candidates for this position will be required to adhere to NTT DATA’s and its clients’ COVID-19 health and safety protocols. NTT DATA is committed to complying with the Safer Federal Workforce Task Force COVID-19 Workplace Safety Guidance for Federal Contractors and Subcontractors to the extent it is enforced by the federal government or any of its clients. If this position becomes subject to a COVID-19 vaccination mandate based on applicable law or client requirement, candidates will be required to become fully vaccinated as defined by NTT DATA or be approved for an exemption in accordance with applicable law.


For Colorado Candidates:

In compliance with the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Rules, NTT DATA provides a reasonable range of compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. For a candidate in the state of Colorado only, the starting pay range for this role is Min: $100,200 - Max: $167,000. Actual compensation will depend on a number of factors, including actual work location, relevant experience (internal or external), technical skills, and other qualifications.


About NTT DATA Services

NTT DATA Services is a global business and IT services provider specializing in digital, cloud and automation across a comprehensive portfolio of consulting, applications, infrastructure and business process services. We are part of the NTT family of companies, a partner to 85 % of the Fortune 100.

NTT DATA Services is an equal opportunity employer and considers all applicants without regarding to race, color, religion, citizenship, national origin, ancestry, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, physical or mental disability, veteran or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by law. We are committed to creating a diverse and inclusive environment for all employees. If you need assistance or an accommodation due to a disability, please inform your recruiter so that we may connect you with the appropriate team.

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