System Admin. (Rapid7 Nexpose) - Can be Remote - Richd, VA in Richmond, VA at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/26/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Installs new software releases and system upgrades, evaluates and installs patches, and resolves software related problems. Performs system backups and recovery. Maintains data files and monitors system configuration to ensure data integrity. Technologies supported include operating systems, servers, networks, system security, hardware and other software applications. Troubleshoots system issues and resolves or escalates. Creates and updates system documentation, including configurations and backup procedures. Years Exp: 2 - 5. Experience: Relies on some experience to plan and accomplish tasks. Reports to: Manager.

Rapid7 Nexpose administration

Day-to-day routine list:
- Running scans
- Monthly report generation
- Python (specifically the Pandas library) and PowerShell scripting
- Infrastructure maintenance (patching scan engines and Nexpose appliance)
- Interaction with Rapid7 support
- User creation, modification, and quarterly review
- Handling security exemptions
- Handling false positives
- Troubleshooting scanning and configuration problems

High-level projects:
- Scan coverage oversight
- Building out baselines with compliance or hardening standards and implementing in scans
- Integration with ServiceNow (including ticket generation logic)
- Remediation projects and workflow
- Pulling in relevant/helpful data from CMDB into Rapid7 Nexpose
- Azure and AWS integration (scan engine setup, Nexpose cloud configuration assessment integration)
- OpenShift and Docker scanning setup
- Reduce dependency on Python & PowerShell scripting

Job Requirements

Rapid7 Nexpose, Python (specifically the Pandas library) and PowerShell scripting