Penetration Tester

Kali Linux, Metasploit, Python, Powershell, Ruby, C
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Penetration Tester Expert

•        Must have an active TS/SCI w/poly clearance
•        BS degree in Cybersecurity, Information Security, Information Technology, Computer Science/Engineering, Network Engineering, or Computer Forensics
•        Experience with Kali Linux and Metasploit tools
•        Experience with programming/scripting: Python, Powershell, Ruby, C, JavaScript, etc
•        Strong written and verbal communication skills, including ability to explain complex technical topics to non-technical audiences
Job Description:
Seeking a penetration tester for an Intelligence Community (IC) customer mission system. The successful candidate will perform vulnerability assessments and penetration testing following the customer’s prescribed scope statement with authorities derived from the customer’s Enterprise cyber security organization. The ideal candidate must display familiarity with Windows and Linux Mobile operating systems and be able to conduct network and security vulnerability analysis. Specifically, the candidate will analyze mission systems to help assess vulnerability to compromise from adversaries. The successful candidate must have prior experience with scope defined penetration testing using mainly open source tools.

•        Penetrate desktops, servers, applications, operating systems, and security systems to gain root/admin access
•        Provide black-box penetration testing utilizing tools and techniques to conduct cybersecurity evaluations for highly specialized network communication systems
•        Modify open source exploits to bypass/evade antivirus, firewalls, hardened systems, and IDS/IPS systems
•        Modify computer/system/network attacks, exploits, and Metasploit modules to create variations that evade detection
•        Perform reconnaissance, privilege escalation persistence, lateral movement, and payload generation for multiple targets
•        Hide digital artifacts and communications to evade antivirus, firewalls, IDS/IPS systems, Wireshark, and tcpdump
•        Work independently to analyze, research, and solve technical problems
•        Leverage existing business processes and document new repeatable business processes and procedures where necessary
•        Research external information on cybersecurity events, incidents, threats, and technical vulnerabilities
Requires 8 to 10 years with BS/BA or 6 to 8 years with MS/MA or 3 to 5 years with PhD.
•        MS degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Computer Forensics, Network Security, or equivalent technical experience
•        Experience with exploit development, computer/network security, or network traffic analysis using analytical tools
•        Knowledge of networking components/devices and various OS/applications in Linux and Windows environments
•        At least one of the following certifications: CISSP, OSCP, CEH, CEPT, GPEN, EnCE, GASF, GSFE, or BLCE

Dice Id : 905578sc
Position Id : 5869093
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