Red Team Lead

Key Role:
Work in a fast-paced environment that combines technical security operations talent with consulting expertise to deliver industry-leading IT security testing services. Join a team of security enthusiasts that perform cutting-edge research and promote an environment of innovation and knowledge-sharing. Oversee enterprise red team engagements for a wide variety of clients, including Fortune 100 commercial clients across multiple market sectors, working with a team of 10+ seasoned security testing professionals to enhance existing services offerings and security testing capabilities. Conduct hands-on technical incident response assessment beyond automated tool validation, including full exploitation and leveraging of access within multiple environments, such as Windows or *nix, conduct scenario-based security testing or red teaming to identify gaps in detection and response capabilities of client networks, and develop comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for both technical and executive audiences. Develop team testing capabilities to keep up with ever changing red team tools and tactics. Communicate findings and strategy to client stakeholders, including technical staff, executive leadership, and legal counsel. Act as the primary interface and lead for small red teams ranging from one to three additional testers and manage the delivery of staff assignments, as needed. This position will require occasional travel to other locations throughout the US and is located in McLean, VA.

Basic Qualifications:
-5+ years of experience in two or more of the following: network vulnerability assessments, Web application security testing, network penetration testing, red teaming, or security operations or hunt
-Experience with administering, and troubleshooting two or more major Linux platforms, including Ubuntu and Red Hat
-Experience with phishing and other social engineering tactics
-Experience with using multiple command and control channels, including DNS and HTTPS

-Experience with customizing Cobalt Strike 
-Experience with obfuscation and multiple methods of payload delivery, including executable and scripting files, and in in customizing payloads and deployment techniques to avoid detection by Antivirus (AV) and Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solutions
-Experience with Windows environments and Active Directory concepts
-Experience with programming using one or more of the following: Perl, Python, ruby, bash, C or C++, C#, or Java, including scripting and editing existing code
-Knowledge of open security testing standards and projects, including OWASP and ATT&CK

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:
-Experience with assembly languages, including x86 or reverse engineering
-Experience with physical security assessments, including the use of proxmark3 or similar proximity card spoofing or copying device

-Ability to clearly convey results in formal technical reports and deliver briefings to senior client staff
-Ability to show enthusiasm for security and technology
-BS degree in Computer Engineering, CS, or a technical field preferred
-OSCP, OSCE, or OSWE or SANS Certification

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