Penetration Tester (Crest - PEN TESTER - PENETRATION)

Penetration Tester (Crest - PEN TESTER - PENETRATION)

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    United Kingdom

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    Enterprise Consultancy

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    JN -082018-90267

  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Penetration Tester (Crest - PEN TESTER - PENETRATION)


Big 4 consultancy requires Penetration Testers (Crest - PEN TESTER - PENETRATION) with the ability to deliver small to large scale, high pressure incident response engagements on client premises.


As a Penetration Tester (Crest - PEN TESTER) you will possess experience in one of the following:

  • Crest Registered Tester
  • Crest Certified Tester
  • OSCP AND TigerScheme

·        Testing one or more of the following:

  • Infrastructure
  • Applications
  • Cyber Essentials

·        3 years + pen testing experience

·        Excellent communication skills


Responsibilities will include (but not limited to):

·        Defining the scope for, managing and performing security testing assignments including red teaming, infrastructure and applications.a

·        Developing and quality checking security test reports and working with the company to develop appropriate remediation plans.


Experience Required

·        Application and/or Infrastructure testing, beyond running automated tools.

·        Understanding of Unix, Linux and network security skills.

·        Familiarity with threat modelling

·        Development and/or source code skills

·        Familiarity with containerisation technologies (Docker / Kubernetes) is a nice to have

·        Experience working as an Ethical Hacker or within the pen testing industry

·        Background in information security or computer forensics.

·        Good understanding of cyber incident response techniques and practices

·        A genuine interest and desire to work in the information security field.