Penetration Tester-UK Remote-£45,000-£60,000+ Benefits
Our client is a leading cybersecurity firm with a reputation for excellence in safeguarding digital assets and protecting businesses from cyber threats. With a commitment to innovation and a team of skilled professionals, they are at the forefront of the cybersecurity industry. They are currently seeking a Penetration Tester to join their dynamic team and contribute to the security of their clients' critical systems and data.
As a Penetration Tester, you will play a pivotal role in identifying vulnerabilities and weaknesses in our clients' networks, applications, and systems. Your mission will be to simulate real-world cyber-attacks, assess security measures, and provide actionable recommendations to enhance the security posture of clients.
This role will involve:
Conduct penetration tests on a variety of systems, including web applications, networks, and infrastructure.
Identify security vulnerabilities and weaknesses through ethical hacking techniques.
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to develop and implement security solutions.
Provide detailed reports on findings and recommend remediation actions.
Stay up-to-date with the latest cybersecurity threats and industry best practices.
Contribute to the continuous improvement of testing methodologies and tools.
At least 2 years of proven commercial experience in Penetration Testing.
Relevant industry certifications such as , CISSP, or OSCP.
Strong understanding of networking protocols, operating systems, and security technologies.
Familiarity with penetration testing tools and frameworks (e.g., Metasploit, Burp Suite, Nmap).
Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
Effective communication and reporting skills.
Ability to work independently and as part of a team.