IT Security, Penetration Tester, Pen Tester, thical Hacker, CREST Certified
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IT Security Consultant/Penetration Tester - London

  • Job reference: AQIT337
  • Location: London
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Area of Expertise: IT
Job description: My client, a security consultancy, is currently looking for an IT Security Consultant/Penetration Tester to join them on a permanent basis in Central London.

Candidates should be based in London and can be based from home but will be expected to attend client sites around London.

My client deal with companies of a variety of sizes and provide IT security consulting services. Due to growth, they are currently expanding their technical team and looking to employ an additional, full time, experienced IT security consultant.

This opportunity would be ideal for an Ethical Hacker/Penetration Tester who have more than 3 years experience working within this sector. My client encourage and offer its employee's to develop themselves and offer paid training, accreditation's, certifications and conferences whilst working for them.

Ideally candidates should be based in the UK, specifically in London. Candidates from overseas will be considered if you are able to relocate and work in the UK as VISA sponsorship is available for the right person.

Key Criteria:


* Extremely technical in information security architecture / Penetration Testing
* Technically adept in Manual Penetration testing (both internally and externally).
* Must be able to at least explain in English how a ROP attack is found and executed and also able to provide delivery of solutions onsite to clients for both Windows and Linux environments.
* Customer facing, comfortable presenting your findings to our clients.
* Must have strong technical understanding of current security trends and solutions.
* Have worked in a large datacentre (ie, be comfortable with switch patching and testing procedures when located in a datacentre) Understands technical details of pen testing, such as buffer overflows, XSS, SQL Injection, etc…. and the full OWASP Top 10.
* Has in-depth knowledge of using manual penetration testing proxies such as Burp Suite Pro to good effect.
* You must be able to document / report in English to a very high standard.
* Additional languages would also be a bonus but not necessary.
* You should hold one or more of the following (CREST, OSCP, OSCE), other qualifications will also be considered.
* CRT / CCT (ACE or ICE)
* You will agree to undergo a technical test plus interview and provide suitable references.
* Be willing to travel if required.
* Be punctual and meet agreed deadlines.
* Ideally be based from home and client sites.

Benefits Include:

* Pension
* Parking
* Bonus
* Childcare Vouchers

If you are interested in this role, please contact Andy at Service Care Solutions on 01772 208958 or email andrew.quinney@servicecare.org.uk