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Senior Security Consultant

Job Title: Senior Security Consultant
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: London, United Kingdom
REF: 432
Contact Name: Sam Page
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Job Published: almost 2 years ago

Job Description


Senior Security Consultant - London, UK



Are you looking for a challenging and exciting work environment that offers a healthy combination of autonomy and senior level support? Our client’s team publishes books and security blogs, contributes to open source software projects, and are engaged in a variety of continuous security research projects. If you enjoy performing deep technical work in a fun and casual atmosphere, contact us to find out more about joining the team.


Our client is looking for smart, energetic and motivated individual to add to its London based team. As a Senior Consultant you will be leading staff in performing the following services:


  • Application penetration testing and application source code review
  • Secure Development Lifecycle consultancy and advisory
  • Vulnerability and penetration assessments on Internet exposed systems
  • Applying and developing appropriate exploits to gain access, and expand access to remote systems
  • Documenting technical issues identified during security assessments






The following qualifications are expected from potential applicants:


  • Application and/or infrastructure penetration testing experience above and beyond running automated tools
  • Development and/or source code review experience in C/C++, C#, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, or Java
  • Familiarity with threat modeling and security design review methodologies
  • A good understanding of Unix, Windows and network security skills
  • Excellent written and communication skills in English
  • Ability to work both independently and perform as a leader in a team environment
  • CREST Certified Tester (CCT) or CHECK Team Leader (CTL)
  • At least 5 years relevant experience in the above
  • Degree from an accredited University or equivalent



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



  • Currently resident within the United Kingdom, or not requiring work permit sponsorship
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related major
  • Experience working as part of an enterprise development team
  • Experience developing custom scripts or tools used for vulnerability scanning and identification
  • British National able to gain/hold UK government SC clearance
  • Fluency in one or more Western European languages




For more information please contact Sam Page: