Senior Security Consultant (Penetration Testing)

NETSPI
Job LocationUS
Job TagFull Time

Location: Minneapolis, MN

Description:

NetSPI is a dynamic cyber security company headquartered in Minneapolis. We are a recognized leader in penetration testing and attack surface management. We specialize in premier offensive security testing, delivered by security experts, through a modern and unforgettable customer experience. NetSPI is going through a period of hypergrowth and to keep up with demand we are always looking for innovative minds to join us in helping the largest organizations in the world protect their technology and data from cyber threats. If you thrive in a collaborative setting and enjoy working with best-in-class technology and people, we want to meet you!.

A day in the life of a NetSPI Senior Security Consultant:

  • Perform web, mobile, and thick application penetration tests
  • Perform external, internal, and wireless network 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
  • Participate in the ongoing development/enhancement of NetSPI services and processes, in addition to thought leadership (via blogs, presentations, white papers, webinars, podcast, vlogs and tweets)
  • Provide pre-sales support by assisting with scoping prospective engagements
  • Act as a resource for internal team members as it relates to in-depth technical questions or best practices
  • Responsible for QA activities in assigned service lines
  • Other duties as assigned

Requirements:

  • Bachelors degree or higher, with a focus on IT, Computer Science, Engineering or Math
  • 3-5 years of experience in penetration testing, including network, web or mobile application testing
  • Experience with offensive toolkits used for network and application penetration testing
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written
  • Knowledge of Linux and/or Windows administration
  • Up to 10-15% travel

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Ruby, Python, Perl, C, C++, Java, and C#
  • GXPN, GPEN, OSCP, CISSP, GWAPT or similar certifications

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