IT Security Consultant

Recruiter
TechHub
Location
Manchester
Salary
£45000 - £50000/annum Plus excellent benefits
Posted
12 Jun 2017
Closes
12 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
IT Security Consultant - Penetration Tester / Pentester
£45,000 - £50,000 plus excellent benefits

This position is remote, with home-based working when not required onsite with clients in the North West. For this reason candidates MUST be flexible to travel when required. All expenses are covered.

TechHub are proud to be working with a leading software security company based in the United Kingdom. As part of an exciting growth strategy the business requires a talented and ambitious IT Security Consultant to join the team.

IT Security Consultant key responsibilities:
External Penetration testing

· Internal Penetration testing

· Infrastructure & Architecture Analysis

· Wireless Assessments

· Onsite customer engagements / scoping

· Security awareness training

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 pentesting, 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.

IT Security Consultant
£45,000 - £50,000 plus benefits.
This position is remote, with home-based working when not required onsite with clients in the North West. For this reason candidates MUST be flexible to travel when required. All expenses are covered.
This job is full-time permanent only.
Visa sponsorship will not be provided for this role.
Please note that candidates must be able to live and work in the UK without restriction in order to be considered for this position.

Disclaimer
This role is advertised by TechHub which is a leading international technology recruitment company specialising in the multiple areas of technical staffing within IT Project Management, Software Development and Testing, Information Architecture, Infrastructure, Communications, Business Analysis and Change Management. TechHub is acting as an employment agency on behalf of the client. For further information please search for "TechHub Recruitment