Internal Penetration Tester/Assurance

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Internal Penetration Tester/Assurance

Internal Penetration Testing Financial Services Web, App, Mobile or Network penetration testing

Job Description

Internal Penetration Tester
London or Basingstoke
3 months
Rate DoE

My Client, a leading financial services organisation require an Internal Penetration Tester that will also take on aspects of Technical Security Assurance.

Role Summary

o Co-ordinate and execute Cyber Security Technical Assurance activities, including internal / external penetration tests and technical security assessments of applications and systems to a high degree of accuracy and quality.
o Reviews results of testing in order to determine severity of findings and to ensure proper remediation is applied.
o Pro-actively research and identify vulnerabilities and provide recommended counter measures or mitigating controls to reduce risk to an acceptable and manageable level.
o Assist with the design, development and recommendation of security solutions to protect data and systems.
o Promote compliance with relevant security legislation and generally accepted industry security standards. Interprets security policy and contributes to development of standards and guidelines that comply with this.
o SME for web, mobile or network penetration testing with track record of end to end testing of complex systems
o Technical support could include but not limited to the following: (1) Audit support & remediation, (2) Process Improvement, (3) Cross Divisional Functional education, training and awareness,
o Support senior management in identifying and streamlining new/existing protocols and tools used by the penetration testing team.
o Develop and automate scripts, tools and resources needed to advance security assurance capabilities around new and emerging technologies like mobile, cloud and embedded systems.
o Creation of re-usable documentation, artefacts and processes to assist in streamlined delivery of BAU services to projects and Business As Usual (BAU).

o Work as part of Technical Assurance (Penetration Testing) team within Cyber Security, to pro-actively identify vulnerabilities / weaknesses in security posture and recommend the necessary controls and procedures to protect from adversarial threats.
o Engage with projects to ensure that business goals are achieved in a secure manner, whilst adhering to industry best practise / regulations.
- must be able to work independently; requiring minimal guidance from security assurance leads, helping to ensure that project milestones and objectives are met wherever practical.

Advanced Resource Managers IT Limited operates & advertises as an Employment Agency for permanent positions and as an Employment Business for contract/temporary positions.

Key Consultant

Ryan King

team member 11a

I specialise in all aspects of information technology and cyber security, as a nine-year sector subject matter expert. I am a contract recruiter who likes to help out with permanent recruitment for roles including analyst, consultant, engineer, architect, project manager, business analyst, professional service and pre-sales engineers in network security, encryption and incident response.

Jonelle Odairi-Foxe