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Security Consultant

Reference: TPSC1409

Permanent  |  United Kingdom


Our client is looking for an experienced Security Consultant to strengthen the consulting team at a well established security consultancy. The company offers opportunities in both London and Manchester, where the successful candidate will work closely with the sales team in increasing the business footprint in the North of England.

Our client is one of the leading security consultancies in Europe which conducts security assessments in all market sectors – from finance to national government. This is a great opportunity for an individual who is interested in developing their career in security consulting further. The ideal candidate will have significant knowledge and experience of penetration testing, preferably supported by appropriate industry qualifications. Top communication skills are also important as you will be working as part of a team and will be exposed to a high level of client interaction when delivering penetration testing services.


• Preferably a Bachelor degree in a technical discipline (Information Technology/Computer Science preferred)
• Detailed understanding of network/internet/mobile divide security, including low-level knowledge of network traffic/protocols, Windows/Unix operating systems
• Experience in both application and mobile testing
• Experience in performing code reviews
• Hands-on Penetration testing skills, including the use of relevant proprietary and in-house tools and techniques
• Ability to work individually as well as part of a team to deliver penetration testing services to a wide range of clients
• Good English and reporting skills to accurately produce penetration testing scoping documents and high quality reports, in line with service procedures and quality management systems
• Knowledge of legal aspects concerned with penetration testing
• An appreciation of current and developing IT security trends and issues
Distinct bonus:
• Experience of testing SAP environments
• Experience in testing Web Services
The successful candidate will be offered:
• Flexible working, including a chance to work from home
• Career progression
• Competitive remuneration package
• Support and backing from a successful, well-funded UK security consultancy

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Reference: TPSC1409

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