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Penetration Tester

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Penetration Testing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £45,000 - £60,000 DOE

  • Contact:

    Zach Audritt

  • Contact email:

    z.audritt@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    2 months ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-10-26

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.

Qualifications:

  • 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.

Apply now!