Pen Test Lead Specialist

Pen Test Lead Specialist

Join us as a Penetration Testing Lead Specialist

  • You will be responsible for the most complex engagements and having a supervisory responsibility for defined functional areas.
  • You will work with colleagues from Poland, UK, and India to carry out penetration testing for client-facing and internal operating platforms, including implementations of innovative technologies such as mobile applications and cloud deployments.

What you'll do

The role will provide a variety of services in the security testing area, in line with approved Technology Services processes, standards and methodologies. Penetration testing involves testing internal and external platforms, applications, infrastructure, devices and networks for security vulnerabilities, simulating attack vectors potentially exploited by hackers.

The skills you'll need​

The Penetration Testing Lead Specialist will support other team members, providing expertise on emerging security threats and conducting reviews of penetration testing reports, carry out research on information security trends, tools and practices, mentoring and coaching more junior team members.

  • Excellent web application and end-to-end infrastructure penetration testing skills following standard methodologies
  • Familiarity and understanding of recent attack vectors and exploits
  • General expertise in IT technology and frameworks including popular Operating System types and Network / Firewall infrastructure and protocols (e.g. UNIX, Windows, Cisco)
  • Excellent knowledge of infrastructure testing tools and techniques (e.g. Nessus, metasploit, nmap, unicornscan, traceroute, netcat, hping, amap, packet crafting / capture etc.)

How we'll reward you

You'll start on a competitive reward package. Your package includes the chance to join our RBS benefits scheme and to choose from a range of protection, healthcare or lifestyle extras.