Penetration Tester - Hertfordshire

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£30000 - £40000 per annum
UK

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Josh Keeley

Manager - Cyber Specialist 0207 759 7878

With seven years’ experience as an IT engineer within the Royal Marines, Josh has a strong ex-services network of SC and DV cleared CTI analysts and CCTIM managers. Bringing sound technical knowledge and in-depth market expertise, Josh works with consultancies, defence, MSSPs and TIPs, from rapidly-growing start-ups to established global enterprises.

 

Roles recruited: CTI analysts, CCTIM managers

Seniority: Senior

Job Type: Permanent

Geographical coverage: London

Market: Cyber threat intelligence and security operations

This is your chance to work with a leading Information and cyber security provider who are looking to increase their Red Team capability. You will have the ability to penetrate and test internal networks whilst also maintaining the ability to respond to a full scale attack before it's even begun.

Role Responsibilities

  • Perform formal and comprehensive application and infrastructure penetration testing assessments, following industry best practices
  • Provide well-written and concise technical and non-technical reports, prepared to the highest standards of written English
  • Perform vulnerability assessments and provide findings with remediation actions
  • Support with various client pre-engagement interactions, including scoping activities and proposal drafting
  • Manage and deliver penetration testing project activities within strict deadlines
  • Travel to client sites as required
  • Research application and infrastructure components within the wider team to identify new vulnerabilities and follow responsible disclosure
  • Take part in a variety of other information security projects as and when required

Qualifications

  • Proven industry experience in application and infrastructure penetration testing
  • Strong understanding of OWASP, PTES and other penetration testing methodologies
  • Strong knowledge in testing mobile applications (iOS/Android)
  • Knowledge of how modern web apps are designed, developed and deployed across different platforms
  • Strong knowledge in preparing and launching social engineering campaigns.
  • Ability to program or script in your preferred language
  • Good understanding of network and OS principles
  • Solid knowledge of various technologies, including associated security vulnerabilities and exploits
  • Relevant security qualifications (such as OSCP, CREST CRT, TIGER)
  • Superb written and spoken English skills are vital for compiling high-quality reports and liaising with clients

If you think you are up for a new challenge of deterring the current Cyber Security attacks then apply now!

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