Technical Lead / Senior Penetration Tester

BAE Systems Applied Intelligence
12 Nov 2017
18 Nov 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
The Applied Intelligence division of BAE Systems delivers solutionswhich protect and enhance the connected world. Everything we do createsa safer future. We want to solve problems for our customers and by bringing togethergreat minds, we can work together to make the world a safer place. Role summary We are looking for experienced Penetration Tester join a rapidly growingglobal security testing team providing a range of penetration testingservices, including network and application penetration tests. In theUK, our focus is on highly skilled and bespoke penetration testingservices across a range of private sector clients. BAE Systems AppliedIntelligence is an international supplier of Cyber Security solutionsinto sectors of industry and government where security really matters.With over thirty years experience of developing solutions for some ofthe most complex security problems, we have the necessary expertise tosupport our clients in identifying, understanding and mitigating thethreats and challenges presented by the increasing importance of thecyberspace domain. What you'll be doing As Senior Penetration Tester, you will be working on client projectswithin a highly skilled team. As part of the team you will be expectedto: Respond to client requests, anticipating and meeting client problems and needs using innovative approaches when applicable. Deliver high quality work to meet client expectations and project deadlines. Share knowledge with colleagues and assist team members with their objectives. Respond to, and resolve, technical issues. Work closely with the Penetration Testing Team Manager, identifying and resolving issues affecting the team. What we're looking for Essential: Previous experience in a Penetration Tester position. An in-depth knowledge of performing Network and/or Web Application Penetration Testing. An innovative and analytical approach to performing penetration testing, particularly of novel devices and environments. Excellent technical presentation and reporting skills, both written and verbal, with the ability to communicate the impact and importance of detailed technical information to a non-technical audience. The ability to work to strict deadlines and prioritise work appropriately. Self motivated and motivates others keeping morale and performance high. Flexibility and willingness to travel both within the UK and globally. Current CREST Certified Tester (CCT). Desirable: Programming skills and experience in one or more common web programming languages i.e. ASP, .NET, PHP, JAVA. Skills and experience in application, operating system, database management operation, development, or security. Exploit development or other in depth vulnerability research experience. #AI-DICE Security Clearance is required for this vacancy. If you are notcurrently Security Cleared, you will need to be eligible for this andwilling to go through the process. For more guidance on NationalSecurity Vetting please click here. About BAE Systems Applied Intelligence We help nations, governments and businesses around the world defendthemselves against cyber crime, reduce their risk in the connectedworld, comply with regulation, and transform their operations. We dothis using our unique set of solutions, systems, experience andprocesses. Our success is down to our people. The changing nature of our businessmeans that we're constantly looking for the brightest talent to help usfulfil our ambitions. As an experienced professional, we'll entrust youwith responsibility; this means that you'll have client contact, varietyand support from day one. We'll encourage and support you to develop your skills and reward youas you grow. Whatever your area of expertise, you'll be much more thanjust a job title; you'll be an integral part of the business where yourindividual contribution makes a difference every day. Great mindsdeserve great rewards, so we also offer a very competitive salary andbenefits package. Diversity and inclusion are integral to the success of BAE SystemsApplied Intelligence. Staying competitive in today's global marketplacerequires an organisational culture where employees with varyingperspectives, skills, life experiences and backgrounds - the best andbrightest minds - can work together to achieve excellence and realiseindividual and organisational potential. We also welcome discussionsabout flexible working. Division Overview: Commercial Solutions BAE Systems has been in the business of protecting some of the world'smost important assets and networks for over 100 years. We apply the sametechniques, intelligence and strategy used in defending nations andgovernments to businesses as well. That's us - Commercial Solutions - adivision of BAE Systems that specializes in providing businesses aroundthe globe with the products and services they need to stay protected intoday's connected world. We offer a broad portfolio of on premise, managed and cloud-basedproducts and services that are proven to protect our clientsagainstfinancial crime and persistent cyber attackers. We aim to be a global industry-leading, cyber and financial crimeproducts business and will do this by leveraging the BAE Systems brandand by delivering higher grade security solutions for our clients. Help us secure a connected world by being an unseen hero. 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