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Business Support Specialist

Posting Country:  Romania
Date Posted:  16-Apr-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent with work from home stipulation (RO Only

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Your day to day:

The Security Automation Specialist will support the overall Security Patching and Vulnerability
Management programs inside Group Data Centre organization by focusing on two main areas: automation
of patching activities and automation of vulnerability remediation. The role will imply mainly working with
BMC BladeLogic Server Automation platform.
This role will contribute to developing APIs, automation mechanisms, testing mechanisms on
multiple platforms while supporting operational teams acting as a SPOC for each business function.
This role is also accountable for scripting, operating, maintaining & updating (add/change/delete)
global Quality Assurance application tests cases for the test execution. This role will need to review on a
regular basis the results of QA and analyze re-occurring defects and will contribute and drive the
Continual Service Improvement of the overall Quality Assurance process.

In general, this role will support the following areas:

 Implementation of automated patching mechanism (BladeLogic server automation)
 Integration of server automation tool with Security Tool
 Contribute to the data gathering and development of internal security tool (WSUS,
BladeLogic, ADDM)
 Scripting, maintaining & automation of test scripts for QA platform (Perl, Powershell, VB Script)
 Support Security Incident Management
 Support Operational Compliance with reports
 Contribute to the PULS (Patching Uplift Security) & GOVMP (Global Operations Vulnerabilities
Management Program) programs

With these activities you will have a great impact on our business:

 Automation of patching and vulnerability
Contribute to the implementation of automated patching and vulnerability mechanism by using
BladeLogic automation platform and act as a SPOC for these Business Functions
 Internal tools development
Develop APIs and interfaces to collect data from different data sources
 Test Scripts development
Implement various test criteria using scripting/programming languages
 Operational Life Cycle activities
Implement various test criteria and provide reports of the activities performed

With these skills you are a great candidate:

 Strong practical Windows-based systems administration skills
 Windows patching knowledge
 Good knowledge of BMC Bladelogic Server Automation Suite (Compliance & Reporting)
 Technical knowledge in Operating Systems administration (Unix/Linux), network protocols
and middleware
 Experience in Stand-Alone / Clusters, Microsoft Cluster Services (MSCS), Cluster Administrator,
Active directory servicesservers, Hardware installation concept of RAID, Storage concept
 Extensive knowledge of shell scripting skills (e.g javascript, powershell, VBScript, powercli, bash,
Perl)
 Good knowledge of VMware, Microsoft Active Directory, WSUS
 Good knowledge of TCP/IP networking
 Well-developed understanding of IT Operations and IT Cloud Computing with an emphasis on
vulnerability assessment, security patching and hardening
 Technical knowledge in network security, operating system security, application-layer security
 Strong quality focused mind-set and practical experience (e.g. ITIL Quality Lifecycle model)
 Fluent English (minimum level required: B2)
 Adapt level of communication to various stakeholders
Desirable competencies, knowledge and experience:
 Good knowledge of Oracle Database, RMAN, RAC
 Good knowledge of SQL databases
 ITILv3 Service management
 Experience on using Remedy
 Putting customers first
 Reliable: resilient, takes personal responsibility
 Strong problem solving troubleshooting, analytical skills promoting out of the box thinking
 

Sounds like the perfect job? We’ve got even more to offer:

In this pandemic period we have 100% work from home for your safety. After this pandemic period we have 2 days work from home per week! 
Medical and dental services
Life insurance
Dedicated employee phone subscription
Special discounts for gyms and retailers
Annual Company Bonus
Ongoing Education – we continuously invest in you to ensure you have everything needed to excel on the job and enhance your skills
You get to work with tried and trusted web-technology
Getting in on the ground floor of and technology changing company
Flexible Vacation – Take time off when you need it, we trust you :)
#_VOIS

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.

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