Jr. Security Test Engineer

Common Criteria and FIPS 140-2 standards, Linux, Network Devices, Cisco, Juniper, Wireshark,SSH, TLS, IPSEC, IP and MAC addresses, Routing and switching,cryptography, C, C++, Java, or Python programm
Full Time
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Acumen Security, an Intertek Company, is a full-service security certification provider offering Consulting, Documentation Development and Laboratory Services designed to assist in certifying commercial products against regulatory cyber security standards. Our goal is to not only assist our clients in certifying their products, but to provide a seamless and cost-effective way while maintaining the integrity of the certification efforts. While adhering to industry standards, Acumen Security works effectively and efficiently to maximize our clients’ Return on Investment.

The Challenge:

  • Setup and configure test environments based on product requirements.
  • Perform testing to verify conformance to the Common Criteria and FIPS 140-2 standards
  • Analyze test output against the Common Criteria and FIPS 140-2 standards.

You Have:
Experience using Linux:

  • Configuring routing
  • Filesystem navigation
  • Executing programs via command line.
  • Editing configuration files
  • Diagnosing errors

Networking devices:

  • Connecting to devices via SSH 
  • Configuring Cisco, Juniper or other devices.

Product testing:

  • Following test procedures
  • Documenting test results
  • Reviewing test evidence


  • Ability to identify SSH, TLS, and IPsec traffic
  • Apply display filters
  • Export specified packets

Microsoft Word and Excel:

  • Word: Insert text, images, and files into word documents.
  • Excel: Updating test status in spreadsheets.

Basic understanding of:

  • IP addresses
  • MAC addresses
  • Routing and switching
  • Knowledge of basic cryptography: symmetric vs asymmetric encryption, hashing

Nice to Have:

  • Able to understand C, C++, Java, or Python programming languages


  • Bachelor of Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Cyber Security, other related field, or equivalent experience.

A career with Intertek means joining a global network of professionals dedicated to bringing quality and safety to life. Our vision is to become the world’s most trusted partner for Quality Assurance and we offer our employees the chance to make an impact with attractive growth opportunities in this industry on a global scale.

We offer a salary and benefit package competitively placed within the local market, including medical, dental, vision, life, disability, 401(k) with company match, tuition reimbursement and more.
We are an Equal Opportunity Employer and do not discriminate against applicants due to veteran status or on the basis of disability.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.
Intertek is a drug-free workplace. As a condition of employment, all hires are required to pass a pre-employment drug test.


Posted By

Mary Cabigon

200 Westlake Park Blvd, Suite 400 Houston, TX, 770779

Dice Id : 10310577
Position Id : 801216
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