Senior Security Consultant - SpiderLabs

Trustwave helps businesses fight cybercrime, protect data and reduce security risk. With cloud and managed security services, integrated technologies and a team of security experts, ethical hackers and researchers, Trustwave enables businesses to transform the way they manage their information security and compliance programs. Trustwave delivers automated, efficient and cost-effective threat, vulnerability and compliance management. Trustwave is headquartered in Chicago, with customers in 96 countries. For more information about Trustwave, visit

The Senior Security Consultant role offers an exciting opportunity to work within the world renowned and truly global SpiderLabs team. The team currently has application security consultants in the UK, mainland Europe, the United States, Canada, Australia, Brazil and Mexico.

Trustwave SpiderLabs is a leading global provider of penetration testing and security consulting services. The team is global, with staff in the UK, mainland Europe, South Africa, USA, Canada, Australia, Singapore, Philippines, Brazil, and Mexico. With sustained growth in the Asia-Pacific region, we are looking to hire several security consultants based in Sydney, Australia. This role offers the opportunity to work with talented and highly technical peers on a wide range of penetration testing targets, in a collaborative and flexible environment.
Specific Responsibilities:
* Conducting penetration tests against a variety of network and application targets.

Developing tools and processes to automate and simplify penetration testing.

Being part of a global team of penetration testers, sharing knowledge and methodologies.

The opportunity for more specialized engagements such as red teaming, OSINT, mobile application, and SCADA testing depending on skills and experience.

 Candidates should be well versed in all aspects of penetration testing, with an emphasis on web applications, internal networks, and external networks. Code review and mobile application skills would be desirable but are not necessary. Consultants must be able to effectively balance workload and work effectively and closely with colleagues within the ever growing team of over 100 SpiderLabs team members world wide.


Defined professional experience performing security testing of application and network targets; preferably some of that experience will be in a consulting environment.

 Knowledge of security in both Linux and Windows environments as it pertains to web application, middleware, database, and identify management platforms.

Knowledge of TCP/IP networking.

Knowledge of modern web application technologies and architectures.              

Certifications such as OSCP, OSCE, CREST CRT and CREST CCT are desirable.

* Demonstrated experience with mobile application security testing an advantage.



We prefer university-educated candidates, but will consider all candidates with appropriate skills and experience.

Trustwave is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Protected Veterans, and Individuals with Disabilities.

To All Agencies:

Please, no phone calls or emails to any employee of Trustwave outside of the Talent Acquisition team. Trustwave’s policy is to only accept resumes from agencies via the Trustwave Agency Portal. Agencies must have a valid fee agreement in place and they must have been assigned the specific requisition to which they submit resumes, by the Talent Acquisition team. Any resume submitted outside of this process will be deemed the sole property of Trustwave and in the event a candidate is submitted outside of this policy is hired, no fee or payment of any kind will be paid.

Meet Some of Trustwave's Employees

Frank C.

Associate Product Manager

In his position, Frank works with many departments—including Engineering, Sales, Marketing, and Support—to ensure the product is marketable and that Trustwave is providing the best possible service.

James Z.

Product Manager

In his role, James and his team define the products and company roadmap so that all feature requirements, functionality expectations, and software specifications comply with the customers’ needs.

Back to top