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Penetration Tester

  • Location:

    United Kingdom

  • Sector:

    Penetration Testing

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £40000 to £65000

  • Contact:

    Sairah Ahmed

  • Contact email:

    s.ahmed@locke-mccloud.com

  • Contact phone:

    0203 854 2230

  • Published:

    30 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2023-02-04

Penetration Tester | United Kingdom (Remote) | £40,000 - £65,000 |

Are you looking to be a trusted and valued member of a team where you can have a real influence on how things are done?

My client is looking to hire an experienced Ethical Hacker for their expanding Penetration Testing Team.

The role is a remote position, with the headquarters based in Leeds City Centre, offering excellent prospects for career advancement and learning!

The company is growing quickly given its rapid success and is looking for the right people to join them on their journey.

Responsibilities

  • Conduct web and mobile penetration testing, AD & network penetration testing, Cloud (AWS/Azure/GCP) configuration assessments, threat analysis & adversary emulation.

  • Work closely with clients to relay technical findings and provide guidance to support remediation efforts.

  • Communicate vulnerabilities identified during an assessment.

  • Production of concise vulnerability write ups that clearly define vulnerabilities and recommendations at a technical level, supported by summaries related specifically to the business risks.

  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date knowledge of information security issues, new technologies, techniques, methodologies, vulnerabilities, and market trends and communicate this throughout the team regularly.

  • Complete all tasks in a manner to client expectations, ensuring that project tasks are completed on time

  • Assist the commercial team in test scoping and proposal creation where required.

  • Identify opportunities for further business development and growth and ensure that this is communicated to the team.

Minimum Requirements:

  • Minimum 3 years experience in penetration testing.

  • Demonstrates excellent knowledge of penetration testing skills across Web Applications, AD, Infrastructure & Cloud

  • At least 1 of the following: CREST (CRT/CCT/), OCSP, OSCE, CSTL, or equivalent certifications.

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Strong knowledge and familiarity with BurpSuite, Metasploit, Python, and other common testing toolkits.

  • Must be eligible to work and reside in the UK

Desired skills:

  • Cloud Certifications such as Azure AZ-500, Azure SC-200, AWS Certified Security

  • Experience delivering assessments under CHECK

If you are looking for a company that offers great employee benefits, the opportunity to successfully work in a Senior position, and have the chance to manage your own team, then apply now!