Senior Engineer - Security Testing Services - Penetration Testing

Description: Preferred Experience:
2 - 5 years experience in a combination of the following:

  • Information Technology (i.e. Helpdesk / Systems/Platform Engineering, software development)
  • Information Security - Offensive or Defensive
  • Pentesting
Preference for formal education:
  • 2-4 years of college/vocational education in the field.
  • Formal training in the course of employment history.
Generalist Certifications:
  • SANS certifications (GSEC/GCIH/GICSP/etc)
Basic scripting / development experience
Desired Skills:
Understand intermediate computing concepts such as:
  • Application Architecture (two tier / three tier / microservices)
  • Network Segmentation
  • Protocol recognition (i.e. SSL/TLS, SSH)
Basic to intermediate usage of security tools such as:
  • Kali Linux
  • Nmap / Nessus
  • Burp / ZAP
  • Wireshark / TCPDump
Clearly communicate (spoken and written):
  • Understanding of vulnerability classes/domains.
  • How risk ratings should be applied.
  • Knowledgeable of OWASP Top 10 and Mitre Attack Framework
Understand how testing tools and technologies work.
Proficient with at least one operating system.
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