Manager - Penetration Tester

05 Apr 2017
03 May 2017
Andres Meneses
Clearance Level
Job Type
Manager / Principal Consultant - Penetration Tester
Manchester (home) or London (office)

Your Ethical Hacking skills would make an immediate positive impact on the UK's national security.

Working for a market leader in the Cyber domain that is renowned for their ground-breaking solutions and technologies you will be able to work with some of the most exciting and skilled Pen Testers in the UK. You will be working to protect the UK from Cyber-attacks and crime.

You will work on a variety of unique projects and work with key clients including the Ministry of Defence, related bodies and Commercial. You will help develop new strategies and solutions to the ever evolving cyber space.

We have an opportunity to be based in London (main clients will be in the South) and a "home based" opportunity in Manchester (main clients will be up North)

We are looking for a smart, energetic and motivated individual with natural leadership abilities to provide guidance to its elite team of ethical hackers and consultants.

For London this will be an office based role.
For Manchester this will initially be a home based role when not working on client site.

Below are some further details on the role. At the bottom of the page is where you can apply.

Position Description

Responsible for leading engagements, developing client relationships, acquiring new work and mentoring team members. As a manager on our team, you will:
Manage and develop existing client relationships
Engage in new business development activities
Perform project management of penetration testing, security code review, and security design and architecture engagements
Provide quality assurance and technical review of client deliverables and internal documentation
Mentor team members
Assist with internal business operations such as recruiting, service line development and process improvements


The following qualifications are expected from potential applicants:
CREST Certified Tester (CCT)
Experience with sales, scoping and client/project management
Proven track record of managing application and network vulnerability assessments
Capable of delivering as a technical lead on application and network security assessments
Excellent teaming and communication skills (both written and verbal)
The following skills are not required from applicants but would be considered a plus:
CHECK Team Leader, or a British national able to gain security clearance
University degree from accredited college or university
Industry thought leadership activities, such as delivered conference talks and published research on security blogs
Experience leading a team focused on software development, network administration or security assessments
Experience developing custom scripts or tools used for vulnerability scanning and identification
Development and/or source code review experience in Java, C#, VB.NET, C/C++, ASP, PHP, or Objective C

Role:Manager / Principal Consultant - Penetration Tester
Location:London or Manchester (Home based)

Skills: Cyber Security, CREST, CHECK, CHECK Team Leader, Pen Tester, Penetration testing, pen-tester, EC Council, CEH, CISSP, CISA, CISM, CPA, SCA, PRINCE2, ITIL, OPTS, CTL, CTM, CCT, CRT, CCSAM, CCSAS, OSCP, SCF, CSSLP

Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to a number of high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet this criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.

This is a Permanent position


Electus Recruitment Ltd is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.

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