Senior Penetration Tester

Recruiter
LT Harper LTD
Location
London (Central), London (Greater)
Salary
Up to £70k
Posted
06 Oct 2020
Closes
03 Nov 2020
Sector
Consultancy
Job Type
Permanent

Join one of the most renowned Boutique Consultancy and managed service providers in the UK as a Senior Penetration Tester. Gain the opportunity to work remotely (when applicable) and apply your red teaming skills to a variety of client sectors and projects.

What you’ll be doing as a Senior Penetration Tester:

  • Use your knowledge of Red teaming to ethically hack a variety of large clients across the UK and Europe from FTSE100 companies to the Retail sector.
  • Use your previous experience to deliver and manage penetration tests on clients from the initial scoping and in-depth penetration/forensic assessments to recommending remedial technical and non-technical solutions where necessary.
  • Get the chance to work remotely whilst under or as one of the senior team leaders within the organisation.
  • Perform detailed tests on infrastructure, application, mobile and hardware giving you the chance to broaden your skillset or develop it further.
  • Help to develop security tools and the newest cutting-edge technology for future use and implementation within the business and for use on client projects.
  • Get the opportunity to work towards your OSCP or Crest certifications such as CCT or CRT whilst getting a healthy training budget to pursue further accreditations.
  • Use your knowledge and experience to train people/colleagues and attend events to develop your professional community e.g. 44 CON
  • Get exposure to different aspects of cybersecurity and share your knowledge around Cybersecurity within the community.

Skills needed for the be a Senior Penetration tester:

  • Broad cyber-security knowledge (red teaming, blue teaming)
  • Experience reporting findings to clients through both a written report and conversation (Preferable but not essential)
  • Offensive security certifications such as OSCP OR CRT (preferable)
  • Client-based work (Preferable but not essential)
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Keen to further knowledge within offensive security e.g. CTF, HacktoBox, Further Reading, Lab work etc.
  • Ability to perform different penetration tests e.g. applications or infrastructure tests.

If you’re interested in the role, please contact Ryan Kirwan on LinkedIn or apply through this ad.