Security Engineer
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Security Engineer
Ref No.: 18-03053
Location: Reston, Virginia
Position Type:Direct Placement
Pay Rate : $ 130,000.00 - 170,000.00 /Year
Security Engineer/Pen Tester
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Develop the offensive security program and methodology that shapes how we approach this space
  • Execute penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and other security assessments of complex applications, operating systems, wired and wireless networks, and mobile applications/devices
  • Assist with technical evaluations of new equipment, software, approaches, and procedures.
  • Assists in security assessment technical reviews of IT systems to assure that appropriate levels of safeguards exist.
  • Monitor developments within the offensive security industry to ensure internal policies, procedures, tools, and training reflect current trends and methods
  • Mentor development team members and other security testing team members as needed
  • Build custom tools, scripts, libraries, and platforms
 
Requirements:
 
  • 8+ years Information Security experience
  • 4+ years of penetration testing, web application testing, or other offensive security experience
  • 3+ years of experience with at least one scripting or programming language
  • Knowledge and experience with packet level analysis
  • Experience with Unix, Windows, and Apple operating systems
  • Methodical and organized; able to manage multiple opportunities, projects, and partners concurrently.
  • Able to multi-task and work independently with minimum supervision to meet firm deadlines.
  • Participate in reviews of work done by peers and provide constructive feedback.
 
Desired:
 
  • Experience designing and build an offensive security program
  • Proven history of finding and documenting security bugs in applications
  • Industry certifications (CEH/OSCP/OSCE/SANS G*)