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Gilead - Foster City, CA 05/02/2019

Type: Contract, long-term, with likely extensions

Length: 6 to start, long term

Rate: $90-100


  • Support PDM system managers analyzing software patches sent by IT Security

  • As needed, work with system managers to create a workable plan to implement software patches in a

  • particular sequence

  • Work as a liaison with IT Security and IT Infrastructure Services Teams to file exception, perform scanning of systems and deploy patches

  • Prepare adhoc reports to support system managers and Laboratory Technology Operations

  • Management to provide visibility

  • Keep the patch management visibility dashboard updated

  • Research about software patches and occasionally work with system vendors to see feasibility of installing a software patch


  • 3 years of experience in analyzing and deploying software patches to business applications

  • Worked as techno-functional resource to support the initiative to protect business applications

  • Solid understanding of Cybersecurity Frameworks (e.g. NIST)

  • Experience in working with large amount of data, analyze it and produce meaningful insights

  • Experience in working with diverse stakeholder groups including external business partners

  • Exceptional verbal and written communication

  • Experienced in presenting dashboard/ analysis to larger group of audience

  • Engages in researching patch levels of systems and compare it with industry benchmark

  • Must have excellent judgment and strong analytical and problem solving skills

  • Knowledgeable in Part 11/Annex 11 and electronic GMP documentation controls

  • Comfortable working in a fast paced, challenging, constantly changing environment