Senior Application Penetration Tester and Consultant, Fully Remote
Company: Security PS
Location: Las Vegas
Posted on: January 15, 2022
Are you an experienced application penetration tester? Do you
understand a wide range of technologies, programming languages and
application frameworks to identify risks and vulnerabilities in
customer systems? Do you want to work with a team of application
security experts conducting security assessments, penetration
testing, research, and consulting?
Security Professional Services Inc. (Security PS) is seeking
motivated and dedicated professionals to join our team. We have an
immediate position open for a Senior Application Security
Consultant, which is an experienced role that leads and conducts
complex, nonstandard application security testing, leads and trains
multiple team members on engagements, and assists in the ongoing
development of the practice. Our senior consultants lead teams to
conduct application-layer security assessments, penetration tests,
and conduct research in this important field. Our team sees a
variety of web technologies including single page applications
(SPAs), Android and iOS applications, SOAP and REST services,
desktop applications, OAuth implementations, single sign-on, custom
network protocols, and more. We get to do reverse engineering of
.NET, Java, Android, and other common platforms as part of
engagements. You will train and support other consultants in
gaining the skills required to test these applications
As a Senior Application Security Consultant, you will be expected
to be able to assess complex applications on day one as well as
demonstrate superior consulting, project leadership, communication,
and writing skills.
Consult with technical and non-technical client stakeholders
Lead complex, non-standard projects as well as train less
experienced consultants and make them successful on projects
Take on new technologies that are unfamiliar, research them, and
perform a comprehensive assessment on that component
Apply testing methodologies and tools to perform penetration
testing and assessments on complex applications.
Maintain application development knowledge and skills to support
Security PS methods, services, and consultative value.
Lead assessment engagements according to our defined methodology,
collaborating with the team for support, and taking ownership of
Manages priorities and tasks to achieve utilization targets.
Participate in research and development efforts to improve Security
PS practices and team skills.
Manage personal work time with little supervision while meeting
internal and external client deliverable deadlines.
Collaborates with senior consultants and sales to assist in scoping
efforts for incoming sales requests and deliverables.
Demonstrable knowledge of:
Extensive experience performing manual penetration testing and
assessments on web applications, Single Page Applications, Mobile
Applications, Desktop Applications, Web Services (SOAP & REST), and
Ability to reverse engineer Java, .NET, and Android
Able to write deliverable reports, including executive summaries
and presentations, and status reports for clients
Proficient at using Burp Suite Professional to manually identify
and exploit vulnerabilities
Excellent project management, leadership, time management, and
client consulting skills
Passing knowledge of:
General networking principles and IT administration basics.
Encryption methods, disciplines and technologies
Technical management and IT business concepts.
Direct work experience performing application penetration testing
Ability to begin testing immediately with guidance on Security PS's
Why You Should join Security PS
Work with a Team of great, passionate, and skilled co-workers
Enjoy a Work/Life Balance
Work on a variety of assessment types, architectures, and
technologies or focus in on your areas of specialty
We invest in your professional development through training,
100% Remote, No travel required
Drink your coffee your way, every day
Compensation and Benefits
100% Employer paid health, dental, & vision insurance for
100% Employer paid group insurance benefits, including life
Health/Dental/Vision Insurance covered 25% for spouse and
Simple IRA with Employer Matching
Generous PTO Policy
Healthy Living Reimbursement
Cell Phone and Internet Reimbursements
Annual Training & Professional Development Budget
Ability to work on projects outside of regular hours for additional
Yearly discretionary bonus and the opportunity for
performance-based bonuses throughout the year
Referral bonus system for employees up to $10,000 for qualified
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