penetration tester in london

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job type
permanent
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job details

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location
london, greater london
job category
IT
job type
permanent
reference number
PenTest09032018
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job description

Are you an experienced Penetration Tester? Do you enjoy breaking something to find out how best to protect it? Are you looking to remain at the forefront of the ever-developing cyber security market?

My client, a truly exciting consultancy is looking for an experienced penetration tester to come in and help to bolster their delivery capability across the offensive security space. This organisation prides themselves on having the most innovative technology and tooling available, and develop many bespoke products internally. This is a permanent vacancy, based in London with a degree of flexible working available. If you are currently looking to be on the bleeding edge of what is possible, this could be the company you have been looking for. The successful candidate must have demonstrable experience as a penetration tester.

Key Responsibilities



* Conduct penetration testing for clients by either working on site or remotely within agreed scope and timeframe
* Assist clients with the project scoping and assessments
* Offer knowledge in helping the team overcome technical issues, and be able to work through a process to achieve the desired outcome.
* Mentor junior members of the organisation so that they develop to a high level.
* Construct and draft reports to the high standards demanded by clients

Key Skills and Experience



* Certified with either CHECK Team Member, CHECK Team Leader, OSCP, QTSM or similar
* Experience of Web Application and Infrastructure penetration testing in a commercial setting with Mobile Apps being beneficial
* Broad range of technical skill ranging from manual to automated
* Experience scripting in Python, Bash, and Powershell
* Understanding of DevOps is advantageous but not essential
* Excellent stakeholder management skills, both in a written and verbal context.

This role is ideal for someone who is passionate about security to work alongside some of the best minds in the industry and be able to contribute to the success of an entire organisation. There is the scope for progression, as the company have an excellent reputation for mentorship and training.

If you are looking for a new role and this sounds like a good fit please call me, Matthew Everett, on 0117 311 6436 or call matthew.everett@randstad.co.uk

Randstad Technologies Ltd is a leading specialist recruitment business for the IT industry. Please note that due to a high level of applications, we can only respond to applicants whose skills & qualifications are suitable for this position. No terminology in this advert is intended to discriminate against any of the protected characteristics that fall under the Equality Act 2010. For the purposes of the Conduct Regulations 2003, when advertising permanent vacancies we are acting as an Employment Agency, and when advertising temporary/contract vacancies we are acting as an Employment Business.