Ethical Hacker / Digital Security Specialist

Full Time

Job Description

Make a difference

Ciber Global wants you. Come build new things with us and advance your career. At Ciber Global you'll collaborate with experts. You'll join successful teams contributing to our clients' success. You'll work side by side with our clients and have long-term opportunities to advance your career with the latest emerging technologies.

Are you ready to join a world-class team working with cutting edge and emerging technologies?

What s in it for you?

  • Great benefits options to cover your family from day one
  • A chance to jump into a company experiencing explosive growth on its IT teams
  • Work with new technologies and learn new skills
  • Join an industry leader with global reach

Job Description:

  • The Digital Security Specialist role needs to be a skilled Certified Ethical Hacker with hands-on experience in identifying vulnerabilities, scripting and web security.
  • The ideal candidate will be Cyber Security White Hat, Red Team hacker who will work directly with the Application & Security Teams.
  • This candidate will work mostly on White Hat tasks where he/she will break into protected systems (or seemingly protected systems), applications and networks to expose vulnerabilities in different phases of application development & deployment.
  • After identifying the vulnerabilities, the candidate will document the findings/observations and work with the Application and IT Security Team to remediate and train them to avoid future exploits/penetrations.
  • The candidate will also take responsibility for security design to ensure safe & secure environment(s).
  • The professionals must also be able to design well laid-out strategies to identify security problems and build a wise solution for them.
  • Leverage industry and deep technical expertise to assist leadership in effectively planning application and network attack & penetration testing.
  • The consultant will be tasked with digging in on both the Infrastructure as well as the Application to give the team a clear view of gaps in security.
  • Must have proven experience penetrating/hacking into various systems and applications.

Major Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Proven hands-on experience hacking/testing in medium to large environments. This includes Infrastructure and application experience. Mostly considered "White Hat" hacker. White hat hackers perform penetration testing, test in-place security systems.
  • Execute application and network penetration testing that will vary in level of complexity from simple to moderately complex.
  • Build penetration testing (ethical hacking) strategy for department analyzing applications and size of testing engagement conducted to satisfy annual testing and compliance requirements.
  • Provide oversight and provide recommendations to team on penetration testing activities and strategy to include general operational effectiveness, and internal projects.
  • Identify and determine causes of security violations, summarize findings, and recommend corrective actions to ensure data security.
  • Prepare reports and presentations to communicate findings, identified vulnerabilities and impacts, and updates to leadership.
  • Serve as single point of contact for Application & System team members.
  • Maintain subject matter expertise in vulnerability threat management, penetration testing, and incident response methodologies to provide technical expertise, education, and support to team members, and leadership teams.

Required Skills:

  • Expert experience coordinating and executing penetration testing activities in a large complex environment.
  • Maintain subject matter expertise around threats and vulnerabilities to remain aware of the current security threat landscape
  • Expert knowledge of internal and external security testing scopes to provide response to meet management expectations.
  • Demonstrated ability to think creatively, from different perspectives, in any given scenario.
  • Experience in working with the development team using technologies including Java, PCF (on-prem), React framework and AEM frameworks.
  • Ability to appropriately balance security needs with business impact and benefit.
  • Must be able to work independently and with minimal direct supervision.
  • Ability to present technical concepts to non-technical audiences.
  • Excellent interpersonal and written communication skills to present findings, navigate differences of opinion, work productively with various types of leadership, teams, and employees, vendors, and consultants to seek resolution.
  • Ability to be flexible and adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity, and rapid change.
  • Demonstrated good judgment, tact, and decision-making ability.


  • Bachelor's degree in Cybersecurity, Computer Science or a related discipline, or equivalent work experience


  • One or more of the following certifications required or in the process of obtaining:
  • GIAC Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT), GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN), Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), or other professional certifications in related area.

Related Work Experience:

  • 7+ years IT work experience in multiple platforms, operating systems, software, communications, and network protocols.
  • 5+ years IT work experience conducting hands-on penetration testing.

At Ciber Global our consultants have access to a comprehensive benefits package. Benefits can include Paid-Time-Off, Paid Holidays, 401K matching, Life and Accidental Death Insurance, Short & Long Term Disability Insurance, and a variety of other perks.

Ciber Global is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Gender Identity/Sexual Orientation/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

Find a purpose

Embrace emerging technologies, create inventive solutions and meet intriguing client challenges. Be a part of something bigger working on teams that make a difference and transform business.

Move ahead

No matter where you are in your career, you can work to move to the next level. You'll work hand in hand with top-tier talent and be part of a team focused on the technologies that lead the way to exciting technological changes.

Dice Id : 10122753
Position Id : 206656
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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