IT Security Consultant - Penetration Tester

BCT Resourcing
Birmingham, West Midlands
£50,000 per annum
27 Apr 2017
25 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Position: IT Security Consultant - Penetration Tester
Location: Birmingham
Salary: £50000 Per Annum
Job type: Permanent

This is a great opportunity for Pen Tester/ Ethical hacker /CREST Certified penetration tester to join one of the UK and Europe's leading Information Security Consultancy and become part of a growing team.

Due to substantial growth, we are expanding our technical team to meet the increasing demands of our clients. We are looking to employ additional full-time, experienced IT Security Consultants interested in working for a dynamic organisation in a fast-paced working environment to play an integral part in our growth plans. Competitive salary, bonus and benefits package including Share options and Pension scheme and more is on offer to the right candidate.

About our client:
At the forefront of IT Security Consulting, our clients client base is diverse. Our blue chip clients span across EMEA and come from all industry sectors from medium-size organisations to the FTSE100. Our holistic, 360⁰ approach to IT Consulting Services and complementary security solutions are unparalleled and enable us to retain our clients by working as their strategic security partner, delivering far greater ROI.

We have two passions, Total Customer Satisfaction and Total Security Management; to deliver this, we employ only the very best people across all our locations in Brighton & Hove, London, Manchester, Amsterdam, Dublin, Bangalore and Washington DC.

You will be an Ethical Hacker / Penetration tester with experience. We are looking for candidates at all levels with at least 3+ years' experience.

Your future is important to us this is why we ensure that you will have the time needed study and certifications. We actively encourage our consultants to develop their careers by offering paid training, certifications, accreditations, blogging, White Papers, conferences - we ensure you have the time you need.

Job Description:
The successful candidate will be located in the UK. Overseas applicants will also be considered if able to relocate and work in the UK, we do offer Visa Sponsorship for the right candidate. You will enjoy working for a smaller, dynamic, focussed organisation where every member of the team is Passionate about Total Security Management. The successful candidate will be required to perform a range of IT Security consulting services.

Key Candidate Criteria:
Extremely technical in information security architecture / Penetration Testing
Technically adept in Manual Penetration testing (both internally and externally).
Must be able to at least explain in English how a ROP attack is found and executed and also able to provide delivery of solutions onsite to clients for both Windows and Linux environments.
Customer facing, comfortable presenting your findings to our clients.
Must have strong technical understanding of current security trends and solutions.
Have worked in a large datacentre (ie, be comfortable with switch patching and testing procedures when located in a datacentre) Understands technical details of pen testing, such as buffer overflows, XSS, SQL Injection, etc…. and the full OWASP Top 10.
Has in-depth knowledge of using manual penetration testing proxies such as Burp Suite Pro to good effect.

You must be able to document / report in English to a very high standard.
Additional languages would also be a bonus but not necessary.
You should hold one or more of the following (CREST, OSCP, OSCE), other qualifications will also be considered.
You will agree to undergo a technical test plus interview and provide suitable references.
Be willing to travel if required.
Be punctual and meet agreed deadlines.
Ideally be based from home and client sites.

Successful candidates will be required to undergo background screening and offers of employment will be subject to the results of this screening.

Additional Information

Pension, Parking, Commission/Bonus, Childcare Vouchers

Key skills
Penetration testing -Internal & External,You will be a Penetration tester - IT Security Consultant with experience. We are looking for candidates at all levels with at least 3+ years' experience