Senior Cyber Security Consultant


£68-75k+ benefits

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Security Consultant - world leader, CREST Certified Tester (CCT) / Check Team Leader (CTL) - central London
Our client, a seriously top flight thought leader in cyber security, is looking for a Senior Security Consultant with impressive experience gained with a major player in this sector. You’ll now be seeking that all important step up which enables you to combine your cyber expertise with strong management skills in leading a top flight team delivering 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 potential applicants:
  • Application and/or infrastructure penetration testing experience above and beyond running automated tools
  • Development and/or source code review experience in C/C++, C#, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, or Java
  • Familiarity with threat modelling and security design review methodologies
  • 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
  • CREST Certified Tester (CCT) or CHECK Team Leader (CTL)
  • At least 5 years relevant experience in the above disciplines
  • Degree from an accredited University or equivalent
The following skills are not required from applicants but would be considered a differentiator:
  • Currently resident within the United Kingdom, or not requiring work permit sponsorship
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related major
  • Experience working as part of an enterprise development team
The team publishes books and security blogs, contributes to open source software projects, and are engaged in a variety of continuous security research projects. If you enjoy performing deep technical work in a fun and casual atmosphere, are really selective about your next career move, contact us to find out more about joining this formidable team.