Cyber Pen Test Engineer

Ocean County, NJ

Posted: 07/01/2019 Employment Type: Direct Hire Industry: Technology Job Number: 10725

Cyber Pen Test Engineer
  • Status: Direct Hire
  • Salary Range: $120, 000 (possibly higher if all requirements met)
  • Remote Option: No – travel is required (10%)

Cyber Penetration Test Engineer will be responsible for the planning and execution of Pen Test events and should have ethical hacking technique experience.  There will be a differentiated work schedule with this role which will be explained further upon discussion.
  • Responsible for developing and executing internal and external penetration tests of information systems using commercial and open source exploitation tools.
  • Comprehensive pen test planning, scoping, test execution and documentation of systems and networks.
  • Collaborate with various teams to perform and manage vulnerability and penetration assessments (network, web, application) to identify control weaknesses, assess the effectiveness of existing controls and provide meaningful recommendations.
  • Working with different teams, you will plan the engagement and develop work programs, timelines, and planning documentation.
  • Design and execute formal penetration testing of systems and networks.
  • Monitoring the security of assigned networks, and programs.

  • Must have a BS degree in Cyber Security, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or a related technical field
  • Must have Security+ CE certification (or attain one within 60 days)
  • Must have a Secret Clearance and have the ability to obtain a Top Secret Clearance
  • At least 3 years of IA/Cybersecurity experience, including demonstrated knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the job responsibilities listed above

  • Must have demonstrated experience with commercial and open source vulnerability / penetration testing tools
  • Should be knowledgeable with Department of Defense Cybersecurity Directives
  • Must have experience conducting penetration testing and ethical hacking events
  • Must have experience developing cyber penetration testing plans
  • Must have experience and an understanding of strategies to gather test event data, analyze, and determine if vulnerabilities exist
  • Must have experience creating detailed documentation/reports that clearly communicate vulnerabilities
  • Experience with programming and scripting experience is a plus
  • The ability to work on multiple projects concurrently
  • Strong technical writing and presentation skills.
  • One or more current security certifications (e.g. Security +, GCFA, CISSP, CPEH) is a plus
  • Certified Forensic Analyst (GCFA) is a plus

Security Clearance Notice:

Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Declan Berutti

Fun Facts: Baseball card collector, Foodie, Avid Mets fan. 

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