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Web Application Penetration Tester

RED SKY Consulting

This is a Full-time position in Chicago, IL posted May 3, 2021.

Web Application Penetration Tester

Location: Remote

Type: Direct Hire

Bottom Line / In a Nutshell:
3+ years of experience in manual Web Application Penetration Testing across a variety of technologies Strong understanding of Web Application Testing tools Shell scripting and/or development in languages such as Python Experience in Network Penetration Testing a plus
Description:

We are a a full-service information security consulting firm.

Since 1996, we have provided best-in-class technical security expertise and strategic advisement with a core focus on penetration testing, malware defense, incident response, risk, and compliance services.

We are growing steadily and seeking a Web Application Penetration Tester to join our growing team.

All of our penetration testers are subject matter experts in their field and benefit from working with a talented and experienced group in a highly interactive environment.

We provide an opportunity to develop penetration testing expertise and offers early entry into an organization positioned for growth.

Responsibilities:
Perform web application penetration testing using a variety of manual methods, tools, and techniques Exhibit extensive knowledge of industry standard web application penetration testing methods, in particular, the OWASP testing standard.

Perform penetration testing in accordance with PCI-DSS 6.6.

Contribute to our application penetration testing framework, including deliverables, custom script development, testing methods and techniques, and ongoing research Author detailed and articulate penetration test reports, including prescriptive recommendations for remediation options
Qualifications:
Three (3) years of experience in manual web application penetration testing across a variety of technologies Strong knowledge of web application security testing tools Excellent ability to troubleshoot technical issues Effective technical and business level writing Shell scripting and/or development in languages such as Python Ability to multi-task without compromising deadlines and assignment expectations Take direction from project management and work as part of a collaborative team Strong organizational skills, including ability to deliver with minimal supervision Basic project management competencies such as following process and protocol for project delivery, ability to identify project risks, project multitasking, and ability to self-manage when appropriate Ability to execute assessments as defined in project plans, within assigned budgets and due dates High motivation, integrity, and commitment to self-development Strong verbal communication skills
Preferred:
Cross discipline experience in Network Penetration Testing Formal education in Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering or related discipline preferred Applicable security certifications such as GWAPT, CISSP, OSCP, CEH Previous application development experience Previous experience conducting penetration testing in a consulting capacity