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Consultant Penetration Tester

Company: Tevora
Location: Irvine
Posted on: May 14, 2022

Job Description:

Tevora is looking for a talented and experienced professional to join our Penetration Testing team. The right candidate will have technical proficiency, experience in Application Penetration Testing and Network Penetration Testing or relative fields, and a passion for information security. In this position, you will analyze and attack our clients' networks, API and web applications to ensure they are secured against the latest threats.This is a growth-oriented role within Tevora's consulting team and you will be expected to provide thought leadership to the overall practice through meaningful client work, security community involvement, as well as continuing education.About TevoraTevora is a leader in information security consulting with a focus on information assurance, governance and compliance services and solutions. We work with some of the world's leading companies, institutions and governments to ensure the safety of their information and their compliance with applicable regulations.Key Responsibilities

  • Perform application penetration testing, including fuzzing, application logic testing, and source code analysis (to aid dynamic testing).
  • Perform internal penetration testing to include AD reconnaissance, privilege escalation, pivoting, password cracking, credential dumping, vulnerability identification, and exploitation
  • Perform external penetration testing to include OSINT, perimeter footprinting, password spraying, vulnerability identification, and exploitation.
  • Produce high-quality penetration testing reports for client executives and technical personnel
  • Identify and implement improvements to testing processes and methodologies
  • Participate in training and generate new material on application security topics.
  • Perform research and tool development to support and advance Tevora's practice.Qualifications
    • Ability to learn and willingness to be challenged.
    • Proficiency with Burp Suite and/or ZAP.
    • Experience with the theory and usage of penetration testing frameworks such as OWASP Testing Guide v4, Web App Hackers Handbook NIST or PTES
    • Knowledge and understanding of security engineering basics including but not limited to system and network security, authentication and security protocols, cryptography, mobile and web application security
    • Experience using various penetration testing and analysis tools (such as IDA, Ghidra, Drozer, Frida, Cycript, NMAP, Nessus, Cobalt Strike, Burp Suite, ZAP, Metasploit, Rubeus, BloodHound etc.) on Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android
    • Knowledge of scripting languages (such as, Python, Ruby, Perl, Bash, VB/WScript, PowerShell, etc.)
    • Experience with web frameworks and source code review
    • Proficiency with C++, C, C#, Go, Python, Java, Kotlin, Objective C, Swift, or JavaScript preferred
    • Hardware hacking experience preferred (JTAG, NAND dumping, finding your way around a board with a multimeter)Abilities
      • Excellent written and verbal communication, multi-tasking, time management, and analytical abilities
      • Dynamic, enthusiastic attitude with the ability to make concrete progress in the face of ambiguity and incomplete knowledge with a strong sense of ownership, urgency, and drive.Education and Experience
        • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience with application pen-testing and/or code review work. Hobbyist time counts.
        • Industry certifications (e.g. OSCP, OSCE, GWAPT, GPEN, GXPN, OSWE, or other) or Bachelor's Degree in a related fieldOther Qualifications
          • Valid Driver's License as driving will be required in this role
          • Valid US Passport as travel will be required internationally and domestically (up to 40%)
          • Eligible to work in the United StatesTevora is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.BenefitsEmployee Centric CultureComprehensive Health, Vision, and DentalDaily Catered Lunches at HQ

Keywords: Tevora, Irvine , Consultant Penetration Tester, Professions , Irvine, California

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