Associate Penetration Tester

Associate Penetration Tester

£20000 - £45000 per annum

Join one of the UK’s largest consultancies as a Associate Penetration Tester as you work closely with some of the industry’s best Cybersecurity professionals. Gain the opportunity to work in a budding team and apply your red teaming skills to a variety of client sectors and projects.

What you’ll be doing as a Associate Penetration Tester:

  • Use your knowledge of Red teaming to ethically hack a variety of large clients across the UK and Europe from FTSE100 companies to the Retail sector.
  • Use your previous experience to deliver penetration tests on clients from the initial scoping and in-depth penetration/forensic assessments to recommending remedial technical and non-technical solutions where necessary.
  • Get the chance to work with some of the most skilled senior team leaders within the industry.
  • Perform detailed tests on infrastructure, application, mobile and hardware giving you the chance to broaden your skillset or develop it further.
  • Help to develop security tools and the newest cutting-edge technology for future use and implementation within the business and for use on client projects.
  • Get the opportunity to work towards your OSCP or Crest certifications such as CCT or CRT whilst getting a healthy training budget to pursue further accreditation’s.
  • Use your knowledge and experience to train people/colleagues and attend events to develop your professional community e.g. 44 CON (When possible)
  • Get exposure to different aspects of cybersecurity and share your knowledge around Cybersecurity within the community.

Skills needed for the be a Associate Penetration tester:

  • Broad cyber-security knowledge (red teaming, blue teaming)
  • Experience reporting findings to clients through both a written report and conversation (Preferable but not essential)
  • Offensive security certifications such as OSCP OR CRT (preferable)
  • Client-based work (Preferable but not essential)
  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Keen to further knowledge within offensive security e.g. CTF, HacktoBox, Further Reading, Lab work, etc.
  • Ability to perform different penetration tests e.g. applications or infrastructure tests.

If you’re interested in the role, please contact Ryan Kirwan on LinkedIn and apply through this ad.

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