Penetration Tester


Managing this Role

Matthew Hockey

Associate Consultant - Cyber Specialist 0207 759 7878

Coming from a financial services background, Matt has a clear understanding of the information security compliance processes. Along with his strong passion for up and coming technology, most recently creating a AI chat-bot,  puts him in a unique position to effectively source market leading cyber security candidates.


Seniority: Junior - Mid Level

Job Type: Permanent

Geographical coverage: London

Market: Technical Engineering with Security Operations and Architecture

Penetration Tester

How would you like to chance to work for an innovative global consultancy? This is your opportunity to join a penetration testing team with over 15 years of consistent success. The team within this innovative consultancy work across multiple sectors from; transportation to financial services allowing you to put your skills to the test! You would be part of a global network of security professionals working on projects for FTSE 100 and Fortune 500 clients, with a company ethos that centres around your progression and career.

As part of the red team you will be expected to:

  • Have 2 years of full-time penetration testing experience
  • Be a self-motivated individual that can work within a large team
  • Possess strong communication skills enabling you to converse with all members of a client's organisation with appropriate technical language
  • Have experience working on and deployed a range of penetration tests such as; web application, mobile application, and infrastructure and secure code analysis etc.
  • Contribute and be interested in delivering CREST accredited hacking training
  • Support the pre-sales team with technical knowledge and input
  • Produce written and verbal reports to clients of a high standard
  • Work within the large network of teams within the consultancy, providing the latest technical knowledge to collaborate with innovative client projects

What the role can offer you:

  • The opportunity to gain experience in dealing with a range of clients across multiple sectors who require a plethora of security assessments
  • Access to CREST and other technical training courses
  • Allocated study time to achieve and maintain CREST and other qualifications which are fully funded
  • The ability to develop your own personal profile within the industry through R&D and publishing vulnerabilities
  • The opportunity to work on client sites and be fully immersed in a commercial environment that is security-focused

Benefits package:

  • Private medical insurance
  • Transport allowance
  • Pension scheme
  • Annual performance-based bonus
  • Marketing leading salary

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PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.