Junior Information Security Specialist (Vulnerability Testing)

Reed Technology
£25000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus
14 Oct 2016
22 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Junior Information Security Specialist (Vulnerability Testing, Hacking, Penetration Testing, Security Testing, Digital Security, Information Security) £25,000 - £35,000 10% bonus Junior Information Security Specialist is sought by a well-established company in Stoke on Trent; you will be testing to find vulnerabilities within their code - you could be give some code or a website/app and you would need to break in to it and find out how you can bypass the security as well as offering ways to improve in the future. The successful Junior Information Security Specialist will have the following: An IT Security related degree (or a degree which included some modules on security) Understanding of technology functions as they relate to Information Security Basic knowledge of structured methodologies for conducting and reporting Web Application Penetration Testing. Understanding of the general principles, practices and technologies of Information/ Digital Security Examination of packets using Wireshark, Burp Suite, Forti or other related tools Understanding of automated dynamic and static application security testing tools. Understanding of manual security testing to find vulnerabilities and logical issues. Basic understanding of developments in security technology and their application. Experience in a technical support or operations environment would be an advantage This is a great opportunity for a motivated Junior Information Security Specialist to join a leading online company who will provide you with exposure to all the latest cutting edge technologies and provide you with training to shape your career in IT Security. If you are interested in this position and would like to hear more please send your CV to Information Security Specialist Reed Specialist Recruitment Limited is an employment agency and employment business. This job was originally posted as www.cwjobs.co.uk/job/66902125