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This is a Work From Home position for someone based out of the New York downtown area.
Headquartered in Minneapolis, MN—NetSPI provides a variety of server, network, and application penetration testing services. Our Penetration Testers (Security Consultants) are given the opportunity to apply their creativity, business knowledge, and technical skills on a daily basis using new and innovative tools/techniques in a collaborative environment.
A day in the life of a NetSPI pentester:
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
Other important tasks you'll partake in:
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
The experience you'll need to be successful:
Minimum of 2 years experience with Application Security and/or Penetration Testing
Familiarity with offensive toolkits used for network and application penetration testing
Familiarity with offensive and defensive IT concepts
Knowledge of Linux and/or Windows administration
Up to 25% travel
Other experience that would be helpful, but isn't required:
Bachelor's degree or higher preferred with a concentration in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or IT
Programming experience in one or more of the following languages: Ruby, Python, Perl, C, C++, Java, and C#
Knowledge of network protocols and design
Strong communication and writing skills
GXPN, GPEN, OSCP, CISSP, GWAPT or similar certifications
Why choose NetSPI:
Meaningful Work: NetSPI helps clients secure their most important assets. We're the trusted pen-testers and advisors for many leading global organizations. In fact, NetSPI works with 10% of the Fortune 100.
Great Team Culture: NetSPI is not a body-shop, we've developed a very team oriented culture that fosters collaboration and learning. We attract, develop, and reward people who have the passion to make a significant contribution to the continued growth of our business. We recognize that our people want to make a difference and provide the culture of accountability, challenge and opportunity for them to make an impact.
Leading Edge Technology: We combine market-leading network and web application scanning tools and expert consultant review of all findings, combined with manually executed penetration testing techniques to find more vulnerabilities
Total Employment Offering: NetSPI offers a competitive salary and benefits package, cell phone/home internet reimbursement, and other similar perks! Our 'total employment offering' combines the opportunity for exciting development within a nationally admired business with the chance to work with great clients, strong leadership and bright, motivated colleagues.