For our multinational partner we are looking for an experienced
Penetration Tester Consultant (contractor or employee)
Penetration/vulnerability testing for web and thick-client applications in an enterprise environment and
Create extremely high-quality written reports containing the findings from web and thick-client vulnerability assessments, as well as the ability to articulate those findings to peer technical staff as well as various levels of management
Perform manual web application vulnerability assessments without the use of automated tools such as web application scanners
Capture and analyze network traffic at all seven layers of the OSI model, including ability to discern whether said network traffic contains vulnerabilities and/or sensitive data
Minimum 6 years of experience to:
penetration/vulnerability testing for web and thick-client applications in an enterprise environment
with programming and/or scripting in one or more of the following languages: .NET, Java, PHP, Ruby, Perl, Bash, or similar language
with SQL, including a strong understanding of SQL syntax and the ability to perform basic management of MS SQL databases
with enterprise-level security control implementations, including Network Intrusion Detection/Prevention (NIDS/NIPS), Corporate Antivirus, Enterprise Web Filtering, Data Loss Prevention, Insider-threat Mitigation, Botnet Detection, etc., as well as demonstrable knowledge of the principles and techniques used to bypass said controls.
Strong understanding of web technologies, e.g. HTTP, HTML, CSS, Forms, Database Connectivity, etc.
Understanding of compliance and regulatory requirements such as PCI DSS, SOX, HIPAA, etc.
Full grasp and ability to articulate and/or train others on the "OWASP Top 10" and related concepts
Have a solid grasp of core security fundamentals and concepts, including knowing one's system, defense in depth, the principle of least privilege, access control, encryption and cryptography, security architecture and design, business continuity and disaster recovery, etc.
Preference is for candidates with two or more of the following certifications: GSEC, GWAPT, CISSP, GPEN, GXPEN, CISA, CISM, OSCP, OSCE