Penetration Tester with Security Clearance
Company: software engineering services
Location: Colorado Springs
Posted on: September 14, 2019
Software Engineering Services (SES) is searching for a dynamic
Penetration Tester with strong skills in Reverse Engineering
(desired, if not, we are still interested) for beautiful San
Antonio, TX!! TS/SCI and previous strong PenTesting experience
required. If you are interested and qualified, please send an
updated resume to Alicia Caldwell: . More about the position below.
Look forward to hearing from you. Are you a problem solver? Do you
like complex, challenging puzzles? If so, this position just might
be just what you're looking for. This position involves a blending
of several disciplines to include, but not limited, penetration
testing, reverse engineering, and code/script development. A common
scenario would be for the customer to provide a software
application, operating system or suite of tools, in which the
Penetration Tester, adhering to customer goals or objectives, would
analyze, evaluate and identify vulnerabilities, zero days and
vectors an adversary could potentially use to gain regular and
privileged access. As a minimum, this position requires a
demonstrated ability to reverse engineer executables to identify
flaws and create and operationally test exploits to take advantage
of an identified vulnerability or zero days. More specifically, the
? Possess strong understanding of UNIX/LINUX fundamentals along
with familiarity of the UNIX/LINUX/Windows CLI. ? Analyze,
disassemble, and reverse engineer code/executables to discern
weaknesses for exploit development; document and transition results
in reports, presentations and technical exchanges. ? Demonstrate an
ability to methodically analyze problems, identify solutions and
remain composed in potentially stressful situations. ? Adequately
explain, present, demonstrate [when applicable] and document the
operational impact of a particular vulnerability. ? Assist customer
with implementing policies and tactics, techniques and procedures
for conducting assessments. ? Possess an understanding of Microsoft
Office Suite. ? Exhibit good writing and communications skills, to
include the ability to render concise reports, summaries, and
formal oral presentations. ? Understand and be proficient in common
cyber threat terminology, methodologies, possess basic
understanding of cyber incident and response, and related current
events. ? Travel up to 25% supporting customer assessments up to
1-4 weeks in duration. MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS
? Must meet DoD 8570 IAT Level 3 requirements (CASP, CISSP+, CISA,
etc.) and have an active TS/SCI clearance
? Must possess a CSSP-Auditor (C-EH, CySA, CISA, GSNA)
certification within 6 months of hire ? Must obtain a MCSA,
UNIX/Linux certification within 6 months of hire
? Must possess a penetration tester certification (i.e., GPEN,
GXPN, GWAPT, etc.) and reverse engineering certification (i.e.,
GREM, CREA, eCREA, etc.).
? Possess or be willing to obtain a MCP and Linux certification
within a defined timeframe.
? Minimum Bachelor?s degree and 2 years? experience.
? Associates degree with 4 years? experience or 6 years equivalent
experience without a degree; degrees focused on engineering or
? Hands on experience with penetration testing and reverse
? Experience in working with and in a network systems security
environment with a focus on security and information assurance (5
? Must have thorough knowledge of common network ports and
? Strong knowledge of Windows? Internals, Windows? Application
Programming Interfaces (API), Portable Executable (PE) formats,
Windows? Registry, and security models.
? ADVANCED experience with Bash and Power Shell.
? ADVANCED experience in one of the following scripting languages:
Perl, Python or Ruby is required.
? Strong knowledge of the following programming languages:
Assembly, Java, C#, C, C++ and SQL.
? Work experience with developing proof-of-concept exploit examples
to use within reports or live demonstrations
? Must complete self-assessment questionnaire, customer pre-screen,
skills assessment lab, pass the customer?s training and
certification program and remain mission ready qualified.
? Candidate should be self-motivated with minimal supervision.
? Analytical with the ability to understand and implement customer
objectives. ? Familiarity with NIST, DISA STIGs and experience in
conducting DOD vulnerability and compliance assessments. ?
Experience or Familiarity with Military operations highly
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