Senior Cyber Security/ Penetration Test Engineer

Location
Nuneaton
Salary
Negotiable
Posted
05 Apr 2017
Closes
03 May 2017
Ref
HQ00012940
Contact
Alex Ronald
Clearance Level
SC
Sector
Defence, Security
Job Type
Permanent
Senior Cyber Security/ Penetration Test Engineer

Cars are becoming easier Cyber targets - you may have recently seen on the news that a range of cars are easily hacked; allowing their heating and air-conditioning systems to be hijacked - Your skills in PenTesting would be an immediate positive impact to the automotive industry.

My client is a world-class, independent engineering consultancy, operating in multiple locations around the world, to support vehicle manufacturers and their supply chain with cutting-edge engineering and testing expertise.

They offer full-system design, test and integration expertise to automotive, defence, rail and transport industries and also specialise in developing low carbon and autonomous and co-operative driving technologies.
Coordinating penetration testing activities within a small team
Coaching other team members to deliver consistent and successful results
Bringing and integrating know-how from IT and IoT domains into the automotive domain
Executing structured attacks on cyber physical systems within a white-hat laboratory
Executing attacks in the lab, the workshop and on the proving ground
Building team resources (tools, team and process)
Developing and delivering training for internal/external delivery
Working with design-side consultants to engineer value-add security solutions
Supporting the product groups in tendering activities

Good first degree (minimum 2:1) in electrical/electronic engineering, IT system, computer sciences or other relevant related discipline
Commercial penetration testing in the information technology and/or internet of things domain
Experience in some combination of:
Commercial-off-the-shelf embedded operating systems (embedded Windows, Linux, QNX, Android, IOS… )
WiFi and Ethernet networks: monitoring and attacking
Bluetooth, NFC or other wireless networks: monitoring and attacking
USB subsystems and manipulation
DAB radio services and implementation
Deployment of over-the-air updates
Commonplace tools such as SDR
Writing attack code/malware
Be willing to engage in the security clearance process and work on defence related projects

Overview
Role:Penetration Tester
Location:Warwickshire, Leicestershire, Northamptonshire
Salary:Competitive + Excellent benefits

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, TIGER, RedHat, hacker

In the first instance, candidates should send us their CV, clearly stating salary expectations, location preferences and availability to Alex Ronald MREC.

You must have the legal right to live and work in the UK. Therefore, if you are made an offer of employment, this will be subject to verifying that you are eligible to work in the UK.

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 submit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.

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