Penetration Tester

Job Type:
Job Sector:
£60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Salary Description:
�60k - 80k per year + benefits
VIQU Limited
Job Ref:
MH - PT2

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 3 rd 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 0121 796 0200 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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Contact Details:
VIQU Limited
Tel: +44 121 796 0200
Contact: Max Heaphy

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