Penetration Tester

Location
Seattle, Washington, USA
Salary
Up to £0.00 per annum
Posted
04 Jan 2019
Closes
01 Feb 2019
Ref
BBBH6105
Contact
John Hickles
Sector
IT
Job Type
Permanent

Penetration Tester

An Information Security Consultancy based in Seattle, who are a trusted adviser to top organizations worldwide and a leader in the cybersecurity industry, are looking for passionate pentesters who are knowledgeable in application security and vulnerabilities, to join their team at all levels junior - senior.

They have an excellent work culture and provide dedicated time for professional development and research as well as a variety of web app engagements.

Job responsibilities:

  • Penetration tests on Web and Conventional applications as well as embedded, firmware, mobile and more
  • Use a combination of manual and automated techniques to assess risks and circumvent security mechanisms of devices and applications
  • Design and develop security testing scenarios
  • Create threat models that result in more secure application design
  • Analyze and present results of testing to team members, managers and customers
  • Write detailed problem reports, test plan documents, and mitigation recommendations as needed
  • Develop tools to aid penetration test automation and effectiveness
  • Review code for common security vulnerabilities

Requirements:

  • Penetration Testing experience, ideally in web application security.
  • Application security bugs and other attack types
  • Working knowledge of common security testing tools like Burp Suite, SQLMap, Metasploit, IDAPro, etc.
  • Demonstrate an ability to code in one or more language
  • Above average knowledge Windows and/or Linux and Unix variants
  • Willingness to learn new technologies
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills

Nice to have:

  • S. in Computer Science or related degree
  • Completed OSCP, OSCE, or a similar security certification
  • Understanding of application design, development, and testing techniques
  • Involved in Bug Bounty program
  • Participated in a Capture the Flag event

These positions offer:

  • A variety of engagements
  • Excellent work culture
  • Great professional development opportunities - expenses paid
  • Unlimited PTO
  • Travel largely limited to Seattle area.
  • Relocation packages to Seattle for US citizens.
  • Comprehensive health, dental, and vision insurance coverage provided
  • Flexible working
  • Generous 401k matching

Salary ranges from $80k - $120k depending on experience.

Location: Seattle

Remote working available for US citizens on a case by case for those with industry experience.