Penetration Tester

Posted on Jan 22, 2019 by Anonymous

London, London United Kingdom
Information Technology
Immediate Start
£60k - £80k Annual
I am currently working with a well-known, global media & entertainment organisation in recruiting a Penetration Tester. You will act as part of an internal consultancy, providing penetration testing support to all areas of the business in order to protect the integrity of the organisations' information assets.

The scope of this job includes protecting and securing the assets both internally and externally. This will be achieved through the execution of implementation of threat management practices. Assignments and skills required include the ability to perform and manage application security assessments, penetration testing, data leakage, network and system forensics, and testing the design and effectiveness of security controls of Internet systems, networks and applications

Key Responsibilities

Performing penetration tests and vulnerability assessments on company assets and where necessary 3rd parties
Performing application security penetration and vulnerability testing against applications in scope of compliance requirements
Creating, maintaining, and presenting metrics that measure the effectiveness of the application risk management efforts over time
Performing research as necessary on reported issues and emerging risks to identify best-practice solutions
Communicating assessment results to multiple tiers of leadership - then managing communication around remediation of the risks
Developing and presenting Security Awareness materials relating to Application Security.

Essential Skills & Knowledge

Technical certifications such as; OSCP, OSCE, GWAPT, GPEN, GCIH, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CEH
Considerable experience & knowledge of PCI/DSS
4+ years experience of performing network, web/application and wireless penetration testing
Hands-on experience with software security testing

This is a great opportunity for a Penetration Tester to join a large, global businesses. For more information please contact the Lead Consultant, Max Heaphy on (phone number removed) or .

If you know someone who would be ideal for this role, by way of showing our appreciation, VIQU is offering an introduction fee up to £1,000 once your referral has successfully started work with our client (terms apply).

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Reference: 615559335

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