Associate Security Consultant

NETSPI
Job LocationUS
Job TagEarly Career

Description:

Location: Bonus if in Minneapolis (MN), Lehi (UT), Portland (OR), but open to remote candidates nationwide.

Following 3-week training program:

Responsibilities:

  • Assist with web, mobile, and thick application penetration tests
  • Create and deliver penetration test reports to clients
  • Collaborate with clients to create remediation strategies that will help improve their security posture
  • Research and develop innovative techniques, tools, and methodologies for penetration testing services
  • Help define and document internal, technical, and service processes and procedures
  • Contribute to the community through the development of tools, presentations, white papers, and blogs

Qualifications:

  • Earned or pursuant of a bachelor’s degree (must be completed within 6 months of start date)
  • Familiarity with offensive toolkits used for network and application penetration testing
  • Familiarity with offensive and defensive IT concepts
  • Knowledge of common IT systems (e.g., Windows, Linux) and basic administration skills
  • Highly self-motivated and takes initiative to enhance or improve processes, procedures, and solutions
  • Curious minded with a hunger to learn
  • Strong communication and writing skills
  • Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Ruby, Python, Perl, C, C++, Java, and C#
  • Previous experience in IT, Cybersecurity, or pentesting fields
    Knowledge of network protocols and design

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