Head of Penetration Testing

£60,000 - £65,000

Head of Penetration Testing 

My client is one of the largest and most well-respected Cyber Security consultancies in the UK. They are in search of a Head of Penetration Testing to spearhead the development of its Penetration Testing team.

My client is in search of a highly reliable Penetration Tester with experience in managing and mentoring juniors Due to its huge growth plans. You will be responsible for a team of Penetration Testers with varying skill sets and levels of experience.

Experience required:

  • 3-5 Years of experience in Penetration Testing
  • Skilled mentoring capabilities
  • Ability to develop Junior Penetration Testers
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge in Software Engineering, System and Network Security
  • Highly proficient in Web application Testing
  • Experience in Mobile Penetration Testing
  • Some experience in Red Team activities
  • Experience in Infrastructure Penetration Testing
  • Certifications such as CREST, Tiger, OSCP, CHECK

Job responsibilities:

  • Delivery of Penetration Tests and security assessments
  • Relay information to both technical and non-technical audiences
  • Identify strengths and weaknesses within Junior Penetration Testers and work to improving their skill set
  • Monitoring security tools for potential threats
  • Provide in-depth knowledge and expertise in incident responses
  • Review threat coverage and provide suggestions of the best method to overcome potential issues

Due to my client having a respected reputation, they are receiving many applications. If this role sounds like it would be of interest to you, please do not hesitate to send in your application.