Senior Security Consultant – Penetration Tester

  • Full Time
  • London
  • Location: London
  • Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum dependent on experience

Zing Recruitment Group

Zing Recruitment Group specialises in the assessment and placement of great candidates into the FinTech, Technical Sales, Data Science, Cyber Security, Digital and Technology sectors. For candidates we can provide advice, coaching and introductions to some of the best jobs in those sectors. We work closely with you throughout the whole process and provide you with a friendly, timely and professional service. For our clients, we provide access to some of the best talent available in the market. Our consultants all strive to be subject matter experts in their sector, so that we understand your vacancy and look to manage the whole recruitment process for you with maximum efficiency and minimum disruption to your core activities.

CONDUCT INDEPENDENT RESEARCH INTO THE CYBER SECURITY INDUSTRY / HAVE AN IMPACT MY JOINING AN EXPANDING TEAM IN THE CITY OF LONDON / OPPORTUNITY TO TRAVEL INTERNATIONALLY

Our client is a leading international Cyber Security firm, with a track record of providing innovative and creative expertise to financial, blue-chip and government institutions. They are looking to expand a team of Security Consultants and Penetration Testers in their UK office in the City of London.

The ideal candidate will be an excellent communicator and comfortable in a client facing position, representing the company at all times as a senior consultant in a professional yet personable manner.

This role gives you an exceptional and rare opportunity to conduct independent research into the industry as part of your job, as well as representing the company at international events and forums.

Opportunity to add value to an expanding team of industry experts at a leading firm in a fast growth sector.

This role includes the opportunity to travel abroad to client sites and other international offices, candidate must be able to travel when required. This will occasionally be in the United Kingdom, across Europe, the US, Middle East or South Africa

REQUIREMENTS:

·Industry experience working as a Penetration Tester

·OSCP, CEH, CISSP, CREST, OSCE or OSCW certified

·At least 3 years’ work experience in the IT Security industry

·IT related degree or qualification

·Development experience in C/C++, C#, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, Java, Python or Ruby

·Capable of working in a small team of people who are and dedicated to staying on top of the latest technology and security issues

·Be an industry expert, sometimes representing the company by giving talks etc. at international events/forums

·This role does include travel abroad to client sites and other international offices, candidate must be able to travel when required

THE ROLE:

·You will be responsible for performing complex technical security assessments of clients’ information technology systems.

·Perform vulnerability assessments and penetration testing of clients’ information systems

·Exploit vulnerabilities of clients’ information systems

·Security reviews of architecture, application designs, application source code reviews, document technical issues

·Offer training to clients, occasionally act as the core trainer on at least one training course

·Ability to independently research cutting edge security topics

·Mentor other team members

·Represent the company at international events, forums or training events

BENEFITS:

·Conduct independent research into the industry as part of your job

·Opportunity to travel globally

·‘Flexitime’ and opportunities to work from home

·Pension scheme

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