Red Hat Security Response Specialist in Pune, India

Company Description

At Red Hat, we connect an innovative community of customers, partners, and contributors to deliver an open source stack of trusted, high-performing solutions. We offer cloud, Linux, middleware, storage, and virtualization technologies, together with award-winning global customer support, consulting, and implementation services. Red Hat is a rapidly growing company supporting more than 90% of Fortune 500 companies.

Job summary

The Red Hat Product Security team is looking for a Security Response Specialist to join us in Pune, India. In this role, you'll help protect our customers from security risks when using our software. We believe that protecting customers and communities from digital security threats, and providing quality information needed to mitigate risk and privacy concerns, is an integral part of what we do. As someone passionate about open source, security, and risk management, you will help us achieve that vision! Using open source principles every day, you'll work with various security issues across the Red Hat portfolio of solutions. You will be performing the initial triage and analysis of newly discovered vulnerabilities to ensure that our security analysts have enough information to prioritize and act on them in a timely fashion. You need to be able to think fast to analyze and triage complex problems and will be called upon to exercise judgement to assess the severity and risk of vulnerabilities that are reported to us, to prioritize issues that warrant immediate attention, and work with fellow Red Hat engineers and security analysts to help protect customers from these security threats.

Primary job responsibilities

  • Be ready to rapidly respond to newly discovered security issues

  • Communicate quickly and efficiently with various internal stakeholders about security vulnerabilities

  • Engage effectively and rapidly with customers about security concerns in Red Hat solutions

Required skills

  • Bachelor's degree in computer science or equivalent work experience

  • Solid experience and proficiency with the Linux operating system

  • Proficiency in understanding code in C, Python, Java, Bash, or similar languages

  • Fluent written and verbal communication skills in English

  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment with diverse teams distributed across the globe

  • Familiarity with open source software is a big plus

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Job ID 64110

Category Software Engineering