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Penetration Tester | 12 + month contract

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Long term contract
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Shelley Harrison
9 days ago
Our client is seeking a Penetration Tester for a 12-month contract (with likely 12-month extension) to be based at their office in the South Eastern suburbs. They are commencing a large program of work to address challenges associated with the use and adoption of cloud services. The project will also provide access to efficient and endorsed cloud services with assured governance to protect the client's valuable digital assets and reputation.

Your key deliverables will be:
  •  perform security testing, including penetration tests and vulnerability assessments on corporate as well as novel science projects;
  • compose and deliver professionally written reports in accordance with the methodologies that are being used within the client's environment
  • provide advice on recommended mitigations to address technology deficiencies; and
  • other deliverables as directed
To apply for this opportunity you will need to have the following skills and experience:
  • Currently hold a Negative Vetting 1 clearance or one that can be reinstated
  • Demonstrated experience working with/for a federal government agency to deliver enterprise-scale technology and/or infrastructure projects;
  • Demonstrated experience in testing of cloud environments (such as Amazon Web Service (AWS), Azure, Google Cloud);
  • Desirable to have experience contributing to the delivery of a cybersecurity technology project within the context of a government agency or corporate Commonwealth entity;
  • Desirable to have industry certifications like - OSCP, OSCE, OSWP, CRT/CPT;
  • Desirable to have a minimum of 3 years+ penetration testing experience, including Web apps testing, infrastructure testing, and ideally iOS & other mobile testing;
  • Some experience of exploit development would be preferred; and
  • Excellent reporting, presentation and communication skills.
Our client offers an excellent work environment with free parking and a flexible work environment. They have long term contracts and a respectful workplace. 

For more information please call Shelley on 03 9236 7712. Shortlisted candidates will be contacted. The successful candidate will need to undergo a further clearance due to the nature of the client and work. Brief selection criteria will need to be addressed once shortlisted.