Information Security Senior - Vulnerability Hunting

Information Security Senior - Vulnerability Hunting

Freddie Mac | McLean, VA, US
Salary Range:$101,000 – $140,000 Salary range estimated by Zippia

Posted 21 days ago

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At Freddie Mac, you will do important work to build a better housing finance system and you’ll be part of a team helping to make homeownership and rental housing more accessible and affordable across the nation.

Employees, contingent workers and visitors are no longer required to show proof of vaccination to be on-site. Effective January 2023, Freddie Mac’s hybrid work arrangement is 3 days in the office (specifically Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday).

Position Overview:

Are you someone with a passion for Information Security and strong background in finding vulnerabilities? We are seeking a Senior level candidate to join Freddie Mac’s Vulnerability Hunting team!

Our Impact:

The Vulnerability Hunting team is responsible for continuous monitoring for vulnerabilities and misconfigurations across multiple environments, and technologies. These include local and cloud infrastructure, databases, endpoints, and others.

Your Impact:

Provide subject matter expertise in Vulnerability and Compliance Scanning for on-prem and cloud Infrastructure, as well as enhanced vulnerability analysis and contextual feedback to support the resolution of discovered vulnerabilities and facilitate risk awareness. In this role, the candidate will deploy and administer various scanning solutions or automations to ensuring completeness and maintain scan coverage.


Minimum of 5-7 years hands-on experience, working with security tools and performing vulnerability, and compliance scanning

Must have expert knowledge of Linux and Windows operating systems, and cloud technologies

Must have advanced knowledge in networking and databases

Must have solid understanding of deploying and maintaining scanning infrastructure

Must be proficient with scripting languages – Python, Bash, PowerShell

Experience leading projects and initiatives

Required certifications: CISSP, AWS/GCP/Azure

Keys to Success in this Role:

Critical thinking and problem-solving skills

Strong communication skills

Ability to work independently, as well as on a team of individuals with variety of skills and backgrounds

Innovative in providing solutions likes new challenges

Detail oriented

Current Freddie Mac employees please apply through the internal career site.

Today, Freddie Mac makes home possible for one in four home borrowers and is one of the largest sources of financing for multifamily housing. Join our smart, creative and dedicated team and you’ll do important work for the housing finance system and make a difference in the lives of others.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity and inclusion at our company. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability status or any other characteristic protected by applicable law. We will ensure that individuals with differing abilities are provided reasonable accommodation to participate in the job application or interview process, to perform essential job functions, and to receive other benefits and privileges of employment. Please contact us to request accommodation.

Notice to External Search Firms: Freddie Mac partners with BountyJobs for contingency search business through outside firms. Resumes received outside the BountyJobs system will be considered unsolicited and Freddie Mac will not be obligated to pay a placement fee. If interested in learning more, please visit and register with our referral code: MAC.

Time-type:Full time

Job Category:Information Technology

FLSA Status:Exempt

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