Security Penetration Tester

Audit, Scripting language, Software architecture, TLS, Software, Web development, Web QA, Code review, Routing, Software development
Contract W2, Contract Independent, 12 Months
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Red Oak Technology is seeking a Security Penetration Tester for our client located in Austin, TX for a Contract position.


  • Conducting application security assessments and penetration tests
  • Authoring testing plans and penetration test reports
  • Assessments of manual testing and analysis as well as the use of automated application vulnerability scanning/testing and/or code review tools i.e.
  • Writing a formal security assessment report for each application
  • Retesting security vulnerabilities and republishing reports to indicate the retesting results


  • Experience manually testing web applications or enterprise penetration testing
  • Experience with a scripting language (e.g. perl, python, PHP, ruby) and a programming language (e.g. JAVA, Objective C)
  • Proficiency in either Mac OS X and/or other flavors of UNIX
  • Ability to explain basic networking concepts (routing, ACL, load balancers, SSL/TLS, TCP) in order to provide application architecture feedback
  • Background in web application development and/or code auditing strongly preferred
  • Strong verbal & written communication skills
  • Passion for discovering and researching new vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques

Posted By

Loretta Roslund

San Jose, CA, 95110

Dice Id : redoak
Position Id : 6271932
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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