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Security Engineer & Pen Tester

Job Title: Security Engineer & Pen Tester
Contract Type: Contract
Location: United Kingdom
Industry:
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Contact Name: Jason Horwood
Contact Email: jason.horwood@identifiglobal.com
Job Published: 9 months ago

Job Description

SC CLEARED SECURITY ENGINEER / PEN TESTER - 6 MONTHS INITIALLY - PORTSMOUTH - £NEG PER DAY

CONTRACT ROLES - IDENTIFI GLOBAL

 

The Security Engineer and Pen Tester role requires the responsible person to have a solid base of practical experience in security, including use of the common Penetration Tool  (e.g NMAP, Nessus, Wireshark) and also experience in system engineering on large projects. The Security Engineer  and Pen Tester role encompasses a number of differing tasks – to include:

  1. Management of the issues arising from External penetration testing, auditing and ITHC activities.
  2. Interfacing with engineering and deployment teams to identify Penetration Test mitigations and overseeing their deployment to the operational environment.
  3. Security testing of the production and validation environments to assure deployment of mitigations.
  4. Liaison with external Testing companies to procure validation tests.
  5. Definition of lockdowns, specification of validation for lockdown.
  6. Security guidance to the other engineering groups and subcontractors
  7. Technical Assessment of vulnerabilities and their impacts (application, system, operational) then consultation on resolution.
  8. Support to verification, including definition and execution of test procedures
  9. Activities as directed by the Security Manager.