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Mid-Level Penetration Tester

  • Location

    Remote (United States)

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  • Salary:

    120k - 145k

  • Contact:

    Gerald Mitter

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Cybersecurity Job Summary

I am looking for a dedicated and meticulous Mid-Level Penetration Testing specialist to join my clients growing team. My client is looking for a cyber security professional that will be excited to be challenged to conduct security assessments of web and mobile applications, as well as underlying infrastructure.

Cybersecurity Duties and Responsibilities

  • Implement/build-in security systems to software, hardware, and components
  • Perform internal and external pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies
  • Perform web application pentests
  • Work independently or as part of a team as needed
  • Assist R&D staff with security testing needs
  • Research new attack vectors and stay current with cybersecurity news and trends

Cybersecurity Requirements and Qualifications

  • Manual Penetration Testing Experience (i.e. mapping applications, injecting SQLi, XSS, XXE, exploit creation)
  • Deep understanding of 3-tiered Web Application and Mobile Application Architectures
  • Strong IT skills including knowledge on hardware, software, networks, and data centers
  • Thorough work ethic, attention to detail
  • Critical thinking skills, problem solving aptitude
  • Strong knowledge of basic security principles
  • CEH, GWAPT, or OSCP security-related certifications
  • Ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to all levels