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Manager (PenTest)

Job Title: Manager (PenTest)
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: United Kingdom
REF: 435
Contact Name: Sam Page
Contact Email:
Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description

Manager (PenTest) - Manchester


Our client is looking for a smart, energetic and motivated individual with natural leadership abilities to provide guidance to its elite team of ethical hackers and consultants. This will initially be a home based role when not working on client site. In general, a manager is generally responsible for leading engagements, developing client relationships, acquiring new work and mentoring team members. As a manager on our team, you will:


  • Manage and develop existing client relationships
  • Engage in new business development activities
  • Perform project management of penetration testing, security code review, and security design and architecture engagements
  • Provide quality assurance and technical review of client deliverables and internal documentation
  • Mentor team members
  • Assist with internal business operations such as recruiting, service line development and process improvements




The following qualifications are expected from potential applicants:

roles and responsibilities for a penetration tester

  • CREST Certified Tester (CCT)
  • Experience with sales, scoping and client/project management
  • Proven track record of managing application and network vulnerability assessments
  • Capable of delivering as a technical lead on application and network security assessments
  • Excellent teaming and communication skills (both written and verbal)


The following skills are not required from applicants but would be considered a plus:


  • CHECK Team Leader, or a British national able to gain security clearance
  • University degree from accredited college or university
  • Industry thought leadership activities, such as delivered conference talks and published research on security blogs
  • Experience leading a team focused on software development, network administration or security assessments
  • Experience developing custom scripts or tools used for vulnerability scanning and identification
  • Development and/or source code review experience in Java, C#, VB.NET, C/C++, ASP, PHP, or Objective C




For more information please contact Sam Page: