Penetration Tester and Defense Assessment Analyst in Daegu at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 8/28/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0031509

Penetration Tester and Defense Assessment Analyst

Key Role:
Conduct penetration testing and vulnerability assessments against a broad range of targets, including Windows, UNIX, Linux, routers, firewalls, switches, and applications. Work with the team to clearly define the scope of testing and the rules of engagement. Develop and execute a test plan by leveraging automated and manual testing methods to discover vulnerabilities and methods of exploitation. Draft deliverable reports addressing testing methods, actionable findings, and recommendations for mitigation strategies and comprehensive security program improvements.


Basic Qualifications:
-2+ years of experience with performing penetration testing and risk assessments against computer networks
-1+ years of experience with BackTrack or Kali Linux
-1+ years of experience with penetration testing tools, including Burp, Nmap, Wireshark, Nessus, and Metasploit
-1+ years of experience with Perl, Python, or equivalent scripting languages
-Knowledge of network protocols
-Knowledge of common vulnerabilities and attack vectors, including OWASP Top 10 and CWE or SANS Top 25
-Ability to brief technical and non-technical audiences on security threats, vulnerabilities, and risks
-TS/SCI clearance
-DoD 8570 IAT Level III Certification, including Active Security + CE and CEH required


Additional Qualifications:
-Possession of excellent technical writing skills, including producing client-ready deliverables
-Possession of excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills
-BA or BS degree in a technical field


Clearance:
Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance is required.

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