Senior Penetration Tester

West Midlands
31 May 2024
17 Jun 2024
Employer Sector
Technology, IT & Telecoms
Contract Type
Full Time

Title: Senior Vulnerability Researcher / Senior Penetration Tester

Location: Solihull (2–3 days onsite, 2–3 days from home)

Salary: Up to 80,000 depending on experience

Clearance: There is a requirement to obtain DV clearance as part of this role after employment, so please only apply if you are eligible and happy to go through the process.

Our client, a cutting edge technology company involved in National Critical Infrastructure projects, is seeking a Senior Vulnerability Researcher to join their team. As a Senior Vulnerability Researcher, you will have a unique opportunity to work on and support cutting–edge cyber security and networking technologies on a national and international scale.

You will be involved in research and development to secure telecommunications networks, making the UK the safest place to live and do business online.

Working as part of a small team of Vulnerability Researchers, you will be responsible for tackling challenging cyber problems with a meaningful impact on national security. You will play a key role in establishing an industry–leading security facility.

This role requires a strong focus on continuous learning and development, both for yourself and the team. You will have the opportunity to build a wider network of VR specialists across the telecoms industry, promoting knowledge sharing and skills development.

You will need to have:

  • Experience in multiple Penetration Testing/ VR roles and/or organisations.
  • A deep understanding of hardware and software development lifecycles and their impact on security practices.
  • Applied knowledge of cryptographic algorithms.
  • Knowledge of data structures, distributed systems, and virtualisation technologies.
  • Reverse engineering experience and proficiency with debuggers.

If you are an experienced and advanced Security Tester/Researcher, wanting to continue your development in an environment that can offer you the surroundings to grow and thrive, please apply for more information.