Security Tester - Penetration Tester - CTM

£350 - £450 per day + all inclusive
08 Mar 2017
05 Apr 2017
e.g. JS/MS/YourRef
Gary Shannon
Clearance Level
None / Undisclosed
Job Type

Security Tester/Penetration Tester - CTM - Tiger or Check Cert - Home working options

Up to 450 p/d all inclusive

Our client a market leading Ecommerce company are looking for a Security Tester to join their testing team on a temporary basis.

The Penetration Tester will provide the provision of expert advice on, penetration testing and remediation advice to clients at varying levels of technical understanding. An ability to succinctly convey risk and vulnerability information and concepts to senior management.

The suitable candidate is able to conduct network penetration tests, host configuration reviews and vulnerability assessment of client environments. You will perform vulnerability assessment and network penetration testing work in addition to maintaining an application security SME status within this established Cyber Security team.

Ensures proportionate response to vulnerability information, including appropriate use of security budget.

You will carry out testing and reporting assignments, alone or as part of a cyber team, applying your skills, knowledge, and experience. You will demonstrate an understanding of the issues of interest to the client organisation and proposes viable solutions within the scope of your own expertise, taking into account the needs of those affected.

Security Tester/Penetration Tester - CTM - Tiger or Check Cert

We are looking for candidates with the following skills

  • Maintains detailed knowledge of current practice emerging trends, research within own area of expertise, including awareness of current developments. Develops own awareness and helps build the wider team skill set through knowledge sharing.

  • Plans and organises own work effectively. Undertakes assignments in a systematic manner.

  • Collaborates with, and facilitates stakeholder groups, as part of formal or informal consultancy agreements. Facilitates groups to optimise time, effort and success for fact finding and agreement of a solution.

  • Produces high quality deliverables in terms of both content and presentation. Examples of deliverables include: reports, presentations and options, with reasoned arguments.

  • Contributes to identifying and securing further business opportunities for the security testing practice and/or organisation.

  • Recognises needs outside own area of knowledge, and how these areas relate. Requests and works effectively with additional expertise as necessary.

  • An ability to apply security testing techniques and methodologies in a logical and consistent manner.

Required qualifications & Sector experience

  • Tiger SST or CREST - (or studying towards these)
  • Check Team Member status
  • Offensive Security Certified Prof. (OSCP) - nice to have
  • GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN)

If you are interested in this position please apply to Gary @ Capita.

Security Tester/Penetration Tester - CTM - Tiger or Check Cert

Capita IT Resourcing welcome applications from all suitably qualified people regardless of gender, race, disability, age or sexual orientation.

Capita IT Resourcing is a trading name of Capita Resourcing Ltd. Services offered are those of an Employment Agency and Employment Business. Applicants will be required to register with us.

Transfer of information overseas

Your information may be shared with subsidiaries of Capita plc who are involved in carrying out functions related to the services administration including such subsidiaries which are outside the EEA in countries which do not have similar protections in place regarding the information and its use. We shall ensure that any such subsidiary has put in place proper security measures to ensure at least the same level of protection of the personal data as is required under UK data protection legislation.

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