1+ months

Senior Penetration Tester - Red Team APT

Washington, DC 20044


Accenture/FusionX has an immediate opening for senior/expert level penetration tester to join its fast-growing team. Ideally, candidates will be located in the Washington DC, metro area; however, we are open to applications from candidates elsewhere in the continental United States.



Successful candidates will be joining a team of industry experts who are driven by an ardent desire to push the envelope as it relates to security research, innovation and providing our clients with simulated cyber attacks of the type which they have not been previously exposed. In addition to involvement in day-to-day client activities, FusionX team members are expected and must have the ability to proactively contribute to company research projects, including vulnerability research and exploit development activities.



As a member of our highly talented services team, you will be given the opportunity to execute simulated attacks in a variety of customer settings, including the digital assets of high net worth individuals, some of the nations most critical infrastructures and largest financial institutions. We strive to maintain a positive working environment of highly skilled, confident, experienced security professionals who continually learn from one another and develop together as one of the industries more formidable security assessment teams.




Desired Skills and Experience



Experience:



At least ten years in a security consulting role



At least ten years experience performing network penetration testing



At least five years experience performing application security assessments



Must have over four years experience project managing security assessment projects







Required Skills:



Intimately familiar with networking fundamentals (all OSI layers)



Familiar with common internet protocol (IP) packet structures



Understanding of application design principals



Knowledge of web application exploitation methodologies



Ability to independently research new vulnerabilities in software products



Familiar with fundamentals of software exploitation on modern operating systems



Current knowledge of common threats as they relate to specific industries



Ability to read: C, C++, C#, Objective C, PHP, Java, X86 ASM



Fundamental understanding of OS internals, memory allocators etc



Must have the ability to perform targeted penetration tests without use of automated tools



Knowledge of IDS/IPS/HIDS/HIPS evasion techniques



Excellent written skills, articulating highly technical topics to a wide range of audiences



Good organizational and inter-personal skills communicating with clients







Desired Skills:



Experience scoping engagements and developing technical proposals



Experience developing C, C++, PHP+MySQL, Java



Experience reverse engineering of malware, disk and memory forensics







Other Requirements:



Must be able to pass a seven year commercial background investigation with no major incidents



Must be prepared to travel up to 10% of time, both domestically and internationally

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Posted: 2019-07-19 Expires: 2019-09-27

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Senior Penetration Tester - Red Team APT

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