Senior Security Consultant (Penetration Testing)

Offer by Capita plc

security

testing

qa

About this job

Job type: Full-time
Experience level: Senior
Role: QA/Test Developer
Industry: Business Process Optmization, Business Process Outsourcing, Information Technology
Company size: 10k+ people
Company type: Private



Technologies

security, testing, qa



Job description



Becoming a Senior Security Consultant with Capita Cyber Security:

Reporting to a Principal Security Consultant, the Senior Security Consultant will be an active member of the Security Testing Practice. Based remotely, you will be an ambassador for the Practice and promote the Capita Cyber brand, this will involve occasional travel to Client sites to perform Penetration Testing as and when required.

It is essential that you can maintain UK security clearances as required by the business

What you will do:
  • Ensure your personal penetration testing qualifications remain up to date and in line with business needs.
  • Act as a leader in engagements involving junior team members.
  • Coach and mentor junior team members through exam preparation and study.
  • Share knowledge and experience with other members of the Security Testing Practice team.
  • Help drive quality and consistency through delivery excellence and actively driving test methodology creation and updates.
  • Engage with senior executives of differing technical levels, and to encourage the buy in of our security ethos.
  • To think creatively and offer solutions to complex problems.
  • Translate specialist, technical information into plain English.




Your experience will include:
  • Proven track record of delivering penetration testing services, preferably experienced in the delivery of Web Application testing is essential
  • Current senior penetration testing qualification, such as Crest Registered Tester or Tiger Qualified Security Team Member.
  • CHECK Team Lead or Member is essential
  • Proven experience of testing web applications, their platforms and technologies.
  • Solid experience of network and infrastructure penetration testing
  • Proven experience of carrying out network device reviews
  • Proven track record of carrying out ITHC's for PCI DSS and PSN compliance.
  • Proficient in scripting languages such as, Bash, PowerShell, VB, Python etc.
  • Demonstrable experience of the use of penetration tools such as Nessus, Nmap, Metasploit, BurpSuite etc.
  • Solid understanding of the suite of TCP/IP protocols and the OSI model.
  • Ability to adapt to complex ever changing environments and to quickly understand, and exploit to your advantage, such environments.


About Cyber Security

Capita Cyber Security is part of our IT and Networks business and sits among the most relied upon cyber security providers nationwide. With over 15 years' experience in the industry, we've gained a portfolio of industry awards, vendor certifications and customer recommendations. Our goal is to deliver technologies, processes and practices designed to protect networks, computers, programs and data from attack, damage or unauthorised access. Bring your expertise and join our experienced and friendly team in their mission.

Cyber Security are part of Capita Plc, the UK's leading provider of business process management and integrated professional support service solutions. Through quality solutions, tailored to our customers' needs, we've helped countless organisations unlock value and maximise their potential. With access to our range of unique and diverse opportunities, offering real career advancement and progression, we can unlock your potential too.

What's in it for you?

At Capita, we believe an open, transparent working environment that encourages ingenuity and collaboration - with colleagues, customers and clients - is what makes us so effective at what we do.

As well as a generous basic salary, we also give you 23 day's holiday (rising to 27),

car allowance or company car, company matched pension scheme and access to a variety of voluntary benefit options. These include a share save scheme, life assurance, holiday buy and many more designed to suit your own personal lifestyle, such as retail, health & wellbeing and leisure discounts.

You'll be joining a network of some of the most experienced, innovative and dedicated people in the country - the opportunities to learn new skills, develop in your career and grow and as we grow are almost endless. Our mission is to help you realise your potential - whatever that means to you.

What we hope you will do next

Help us find out more about you by completing our short application process - click apply now. We understand you might have some questions before taking the step to apply - you can contact Danielle.slinn@capita.co.uk for guidance.

Capita operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome all applications regardless of gender, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, race, colour, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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Capita Resourcing operates as an equal opportunities employer and we welcome applications from all suitably qualified candidates regardless of gender identity or gender expression, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy or maternity, ethnic origin, nationality, religion or beliefs, disability, age, political opinions or trade union membership.

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