Penetration Tester - Cyber Security

Location: North Ryde, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 23 days ago
Contact: Pooja Gupta
Reference: 192838_1551238205

Long term contract
Excellent rates
North Ryde location

About the Role

Our Federal Government client requires a specialist to join their penetration testing and vulnerability scanning service within assurance area of the cyber security team.

This is a key role within the project, you must be a clear and precise communicator in English with outstanding documentation skills.

To be eligible for this opportunity, you must be an Australian Citizen only, with requirement of NV1 security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain one.

Key responsibilities:

  • Participation in the scope definition of security assessments
  • Independently and comfortably perform penetration tests with/out the use of automated tools.
  • Clearly and efficiently articulate / communicate (oral and written) your information security knowledge to non / technical audience
  • Maintain and operate the tools, devices and lab environment needed for security tests

Key requirements

  • A very strong technical background and a passion for security, particularly Penetration testing (Ideally industry certifications like - OSCP, OSCE, OSWP, CRT/CPT)
  • 3 years+ Penetration Testing experience, including Web apps testing, infrastructure testing, wireless network testing and ideally iOS & other mobile testing;
  • Some experience of malware analysis &/or exploit development
  • Excellent reporting, presentation and communication skills

For more information, please contact Pooja Gupta on 02 9409 4837, quoting ref: 192838