Cyber Security Consultant

Salary: 

£34-45k + Benefits

Position type: 

Permanent

Job Location: 

London

Security Consultant / Application Penetration Tester / Associate Security Consultant - London, WC2

This Security Consultant / Application Penetration Tester opening is for a Cyber security professional to join a consultancy working at the bleeding edge of Application and Network Infrastructure security and Information Security Risk Management. 

As a Penetration Tester / Security Consultant you will be performing the following services:

  • Application penetration testing and application source code review
  • Secure Development Lifecycle consultancy and advisory
  • Vulnerability and penetration assessments on Internet exposed systems
  • Applying and developing appropriate exploits to gain access, and expand access to remote systems
  • Documenting technical issues identified during security assessments

The following qualifications are expected from applicants:

  • Application and/or infrastructure penetration testing experience above and beyond running automated tools
  • Development and/or source code review experience in ['much of'] : C/C++, C#, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, or Java
  • A good understanding of Unix, Windows and network security skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills in English
  • Ability to work both independently and perform as a leader in a team environment
  • Degree from an accredited University or equivalent

'Nice to haves' include: 

  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) or CREST Registered Tester (CRT)
  • a strong numerate Degree
  • experience working as part of an enterprise development team
  • experience developing custom scripts or tools used for vulnerability scanning and identification
  • British National able to gain/hold UK government SC clearance
  • fluency in one or more Western European languages

The team’s security specialists work with clients to assess risk and then design, build, and maintain secure applications, networks, and processes. With offices located in New York City and London, the company seamlessly and efficiently assists clients with operations on both sides of the Atlantic.

Security Consultant / Application Penetration Tester / Associate Security Consultant

Central London, WC2

Richard Wheeler 01488 684944 info@ rwaconsultants.com www.rwaconsultants.com

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