Sr, Penetration Tester

Penetration testing, vulnerabilities, malicious user testing, Cloud environments, Amazon Web Services (AWS), On-premise, Metasploit, Burp, Nessus, black box penetration, CSRF, XSS, Burp Suite, Canvas, CEH, security+
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Ampcus Inc. is a Global leader in end-to-end IT Business Solutions and Services with latest technologies. We are listed among the top 50 fastest growing companies in USA. Ampcus Inc. is currently looking for Sr, Penetration Tester based in Chantilly VA 22102 for Fulltime Position.

Job Title: Sr, Penetration Tester

Location: Chantilly VA

Duration: Fulltime


  • Perform recon on applications and networks
  • Perform penetration testing and system exploitation against desktops, servers, applications, operating systems, and security systems to gain root and administrator access for highly specialized network systems
  • Perform internal and external Pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies
  • Perform reconnaissance, privilege escalation persistence, lateral movement, and payload generation against information systems
  • Analyze vulnerabilities, delivering clear and coherent written reporting, identifying network risks, and providing mitigation recommendations
  • Conduct penetration and malicious user testing in Cloud environments, including Amazon Web Services (AWS), Azure, and on-premise systems
  • Translate systems and applications into security test plans, performing hands-on security testing and leveraging adversarial tactics
  • Must be able to use at least two of the following proficiently and instruct others on them: Nessus, Burp, Metasploit Framework/Pro, and the Social Engineering Toolkit.
  • Researches and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer network vulnerabilities, data hiding and network security and encryption
  • Ability to assist with researching and evaluating security policies and guidance
  • Ability to train other team members on security concepts
  • Excellent communication skills

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • 4-5 years of experience in related field
  • Demonstrated real-world experience performing grey and black box penetration testing.
  • Must be proficient in common web application vulnerabilities like XSS, CSRF, Command Injection, SQLi, single sign-on limitations, etc.
  • Must be proficient in any of the following: PowerShell Empire, Metasploit Framework, Cobalt Strike, Burp Suite, Canvas, Kali Linux, IPTables Sysinternals, A/V evasion methodologies, Exploit Dev.
  • Must have solid working experience and knowledge of Windows operating systems (incl. Active Directory), Linux operating systems; ESXi or similar; mobile platforms are a plus.
  • Solid understanding of networking, TCP/IP, virtualization and cloud/data center architecture.
  • Strong familiarity with some of the following: OWASP top 10, DoD and NSA Vulnerability and Penetration Testing Standards.
  • Knowledge of exploitation concepts including phishing and social engineering tactics, buffer overflows, fuzzing, SQLi, MiTM, covert channels, secure tunneling and open-source exfiltration techniques.
  • Bachelors or Masters degree in Cyber Security
  • Experience with Linux, Windows, wireless, and virtual platforms
  • Knowledge of information security policies and guidance
  • Certifications such as security+, CEH
  • Proactive interest in emerging technologies and techniques related to penetration testing

Preferred Skills and Qualifications

  • Experience performing Red Team, Blue Team Operations.
  • Experience with IOT device
  • Certifications such as OSCP and GPEN
  • Malware analysis or digital computer forensics experience.
  • Scripting (Windows/*nix), Bash, Python, Perl or Ruby, Systems Programming is a plus.
  • Existing Subject Matter Expert of Advanced Persistent Threats and Emerging Threats.


Warm Regards

Avinash Kumar

Ampcus Inc



Dice Id : 10115448
Position Id : 6927872
Originally Posted : 2 months ago
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