Penetration Tester

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Manchester, UK





We are working with a UK household name to strengthen their security posture by hiring a vulnerability manager to detect and rectify vulnerabilities within the group. This position will require the ability to respond to any issues with a quick and clear plan to remediate the effects of breaches/ vulnerabilities.

The vulnerability manager will work closely with the SOC, Incident Response and Threat Intelligence teams to ensure the group maintains top class security.

Role Requirements


Assess the current systems to identify and reduce weaknesses

Share information and knowledge with other parts of the group to ensure correct decisions are made regarding technology

Maintain the status of vulnerability SME and be the go-to person for advice

Stay on top of the current threat landscape and vulnerabilities in the industry

Mentor and guide junior team members

Essential Skills

Understanding of the challenges large organisations face when implementing and scaling solutions

Technical experience in vulnerability management

Threat intelligence and reporting

Experience in utilising vulnerability management tools and procedures

The ability to influence decisions and build relationships within a large organisation

Exposure to penetration testing skills and methodology

Desirable Skills

Deep knowledge of penetration testing would be a bonus

Deep knowledge of both network and host-based defence systems

SANS or CREST qualifications are desired but not essential

Would you like to be considered for this role?