Lead Penetration Tester

Lead Penetration Tester

  • Location

    Stevenage, Hertfordshire

  • Sector:

    IT & Technology

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  • Salary:

    £70000 - £80000 per annum + + bonus (OTE £120k)

  • Contact:

    Ryan Magee

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  • Published:

    4 months ago

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Lead Penetration Tester

We are currently seeking a Lead Penetration to join our client and head up the penetration testing team at their HQ in Stevenage, as well as lead a team of remote testers across the UK. The focus of the Lead Penetration Tester will be on mentoring the team and assisting with high-profile test and research projects, working closely with the sales and project co-ordination teams to ensure the smooth delivery of projects with new and existing customers.

This is an excellent opportunity for a Lead Penetration Tester to take the next step in their career join a fast-growing and successful business and get involved in a diverse range of projects that will test their skills and enable continue development.

Working as the Lead Penetration Tester, your role will include:

  • Leading a team on projects, delegating tasks and managing local and remote workers.
  • Taking the lead on shaping, creating and delivering client engagements.
  • Running all aspects of the customer engagements, including resource management, financial planning and project planning.
  • Driving innovation and improvement in existing contracts and service offerings to ensure continuous improvement of services.
  • Aiding in presales engagements in order to win new contracts.

To be considered for the Lead Penetration Tester position, you will need to demonstrate:

  • Proficiency in performing network, mobile and web application penetration testing manually.
  • Experience in performing red team exercises and social engineering.
  • Excellent client consulting skills with the ability to engage with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Relevant penetration testing certification, such as CREST, OSCP, SANS or GIAC.

Lead Penetration Tester

Location: Stevenage, Hertfordshire

Salary: £70k - £80k + bonus (OTE £120,000) + benefits

Apply for further details and immediate consideration.

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