System Security Penetration Tester

Tangent International Limited
55k DOE
09 Nov 2017
16 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

As a 'System Security Penetration Tester', you will be expected to conduct formal tests on web-based applications and work closely with website administrators and application developers to follow-up on and assist with remediation efforts. As part of the security team you will also be expected to assist team members with other activities (i.e. security investigations, security audits, research, training etc.).


Essential -

Experienced in application level security testing of web applicationsPrior experience with vulnerability assessment and penetration methods

Advantage -

Experienced Windows and Unix/Linux operating systems and securityExperience of mobile application penetration testing ( iOS or Android)Programming language experience in one or all of the following Java, Visual Basic, .NET, PHP, Perl, and EtcExperience of penetration testing for Web API or RESTful API using json/ XML, Experience in security testing all common internet and associated technologies

Essential -

Web application security testing and penetration testing skillWebsite mock hacking testing skillIntimate knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and networking architectures.Knowledge of databases, applications, and web server design and implementationKnowledge of all OWASP TOP 10 vulnerabilities including countermeasureFluent, both written and spoken, in English
Advantage -

Mobile App (Android-based APK) Penetration testing skillIdentify and manage legal liabilities relating to securitySecurity assessment skill for data protection regarding DTA/DPA or payment gateway interface Knowledge of access control, incident response and risk managementPenetration skill and knowledge for HTML5

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