Vulnerability Management and Penetration Test Engineer - £55k - £65k - Belfast

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06 Nov 2017
17 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Vulnerability Management and Penetration Test Engineer - £55k - £65k - Belfast

A Global multinational Law firm is looking for a Vulnerability Management and Penetration Test Engineer to join their team.

As a Penetration tester, you will be responsible for assessing the security posture of existing and proposed company platforms, systems and processes to protect and continually improve the confidentiality, integrity, and availability of information systems.

Experience Required

Essential Criteria:

  • Professional experience in vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.
  • Expert understanding of the difference between a vulnerability assessment and a penetration test in the context of assessment scope, objectives, and deliverables
  • Knowledge of VAPT concepts and best practices, including the requirements for WhiteHat/ethical hacking.
  • Extensive experience with security testing tools and frameworks such as Nessus, Appscan, Burp Suite, Nipper, and Trustwave. Wireshark, Kali, and Metasploit, etc.
  • Ability to accurately validate the presence of identified vulnerabilities.
  • Understanding of OWASP, CVE, general security controls, and other foundational topics such as the latest application and operating system exploits.
  • Knowledge of common scripting and programming languages is advantageous.
  • Possess a Computer Science Bachelor’s Degree or substantial equivalent experience

Location: Belfast

Salary: £55k - £65k

Apply with your CV to be considered.