Senior Penetration Tester

Date posted: 
December 05, 2017
Job Type: 
Contract to Hire
Location: 
Washington,
Job ID: 
224632
Description: 

Softworld Inc is seeking an experienced Penetration Tester to conduct full-scope vulnerability assessment and penetration testing for one of our clients. This position will be based in the National Capital Region. The Penetration Tester must be able to plan, communicate, coordinate and conduct penetration tests and security assessments for applications, systems and enterprise networks. CONUS Travel up to 10%
- Must be a US Citizen - TS/SCI required (CI Poly preferred)
– Experience in penetration testing large and complex enterprise networks
- Experience with utilizing penetration testing methodologies
- Experience with web and mobile applications, databases, operating systems
- Experience with regulatory compliance, policy development, and policy enforcement
- Experience with FISMA compliance and the NIST SP 800 series
- Experience with DISA STIGs or similar secure configuration guidelines.
- Experience in the roles identified above - 6+ years related experience
- 3+ years of penetration test experience
- Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
- Hands-on OS configuration/administration experience - Programming experience with focus on penetration testing or process automation - Excellent writing skills
- Experience with cyber security development projects and programs for U.S. Government and/or commercial clients
- Experience with process development and deployment -Experience with the following technologies:
- Kali Linux
- Metasploi
– SPLUNK
- Nmap
- Burp Suite
- Powersploit
- Tenable SecurityCenter
- HP Fortify
- IBM AppScan
- WebInspect
- Experience with three or more of the following:
- Security COTS integration
- Security Incident Event Management
- Operating System Hardening
- Vulnerability Assessment testing
- Identification and Authentication schemes
- Public Key Infrastructure and Identity Management
- Cross Domain Solutions
- Reverse Engineering
- Security engineering
CISSP, CPT, OSCP/E, GWAPT, GPEN, GXPN, or CEH

Bachelor’s Degree in related field Equivalent experience in military, civil, or corporate continuity planning will be considered.