Penetration Tester

Key Role:

Find possible vulnerabilities while using penetration testing tools and techniques, to ensure security of computer systems, applications, servers, networks, etc. Apply advanced consulting skills or extensive technical expertise, full industry knowledge. Develop innovative solutions to complex problems. Coordinate work with a senior-level client and internal leadership to identify the right mix of tools and techniques to translate your customer’s IT needs and future goals into a plan that will enable secure and effective solutions. Work without considerable direction, mentor and may supervise team members.

Basic Qualifications

-3+ years of experience with performing hands on Web application security testing, network penetration testing, and network vulnerability assessments

-Experience with Metasploit, BeEF, or Nessus and

-Experience with a database scanner, including Imperva, Guardium, or AppDetective

-Experience with at least one of the following: Java, JavaScript, Perl, Python, Ruby, Bash, C or C++, C#, PHP, or SQL

-Experience with Windows and NIX environments, applications, database, and Web server design, HTML, and implementation

-Knowledge of Burp Suite Pro and Kali Linux tools relevant to penetration testing

-Knowledge of open security testing standards and projects, including OWASP

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-BA or BS degree

-SANS GIAC GCIH, GPEN, GCFE, GREM, GPYC, Offensive Security OSCP, OSCE, OSEE, OSWP, AWS, or CCSP Certification

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with wireless LAN security, including 802.11 standards

-BS degree in Computer Engineering, CS, or a technical field preferred

-Offensive Security Web Expert (OSWE) or SANS GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT) Certification

-SANS Certification


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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