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Senior Penetration Tester

  • Location:

    Manchester

  • Sector:

    Penetrationstests

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £60000 to £75000

  • Contact:

    Zach Audritt

  • Contact email:

    z.audritt@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    etwa 3 Stunden her

  • Expiry date:

    2023-06-22

Senior Penetration Tester-Manchester Hybrid-£60,000-£75,000 + Benefits

Our client, a leading Managed Service Provider (MSP), is seeking a highly skilled and experienced Senior Penetration Tester with a specialism in API testing to join their team. The ideal candidate will be responsible for assessing the security of clients' APIs, identifying vulnerabilities, and using various tools and techniques to conduct thorough and comprehensive penetration testing.

This role will involve:

  • Conduct penetration testing on clients' APIs to identify vulnerabilities and weaknesses

  • Develop and implement testing methodologies to ensure comprehensive coverage of API testing

  • Conduct security assessments and provide detailed reports to clients

  • Collaborate with the security team to identify, report, and remediate vulnerabilities

  • Keep up to date with the latest security trends and vulnerabilities in the industry

  • Provide guidance and mentorship to other team members

Requirements:

  • A minimum of 3 years of experience in penetration testing

  • Experience with web application security testing, network security testing, and wireless security testing

  • Specialism in API testing, including REST and SOAP APIs

  • Experience with common testing tools, such as Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, and Nmap

  • An industry standard certification such as OSCP, CRT and/or CRTO

  • Ability to work independently and in a team environment

If you meet the requirements and are passionate about security, apply now!