Penetration Tester - London

Penetration Tester - London

  • Location

    London, England

  • Sector:

    Cyber Security & IT Risk

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  • Contact:

    Andrew Nitek

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Excellent opportunity to join one of the world's largest e-commerce organisation as a Penetration Tester, to work as part of a cutting edge global team. This is a superb opportunity to take your career to the next level.

Key deliverables in the role:

  • Conduct security architecture review of the full stack including applications built on cloud and emerging technologies.
  • Conduct manual application security testing and source code auditing for a variety of technologies.
  • Provide clear and detailed risk assessment and remediation guidelines for developers and business owners.
  • Conduct penetration testing targeting critical data, services, and environments.
  • Report underlying security issues and propose enhanced security protections.
  • Other responsibilities include:
  • Security research on the latest best practices, trends, threats and vulnerabilities, and technology frameworks
  • Documenting and disseminating security guidelines for common security issues, remediation guidance, and security technology baselines
  • Develop tools and exploits to support application security review and/or penetration testing

You will need the following background to be suitable:

  • Experience manually testing web applications or enterprise penetration testing
  • Experience with a scripting language (e.g. Perl, Python, PHP, Ruby) and a programming language (e.g. Java, Objective C)
  • Proficiency in either Mac OS X and/or other flavours of UNIX
  • Experience of CI\ CD pipelines
  • Ability to explain basic networking concepts (routing, ACL, load balancers, SSL/TLS, TCP) in order to provide application architecture feedback
  • Background in web application development and/or code auditing strongly preferred
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Passion for discovering and researching new vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques

Please send your CV ASAP for this urgent role.