Penetration Tester

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London, UK



Day Rate


Are you seeking your next contract engagement in Q1? Are you an experienced Penetration Tester with a good knowledge of Web App Testing?

We are conducting a search for one of the most innovative FinTech businesses to help bolster their security posture by adding a Penetration Tester to their team. This role is based from their flagship London office, where you will be working within the technical hub, focused on ensuring the security of business-critical applications and sharing your knowledge with the Engineering team to drive excellence in Secure Coding. The contract is slated to last an initial six months with the chance to extend given project demand.

Role Requirements


Share in the responsibility for the Security of the organisation

Deliver training to teams across business lines ensuring security is viewed as an enabler

Conduct regular Penetration Tests on company applications

Review and design Security Architectures

Work with the DevOps team to embed security into the CI/CD pipelines

Essential Skills

Excellent knowledge of Web /API Testing

Familiarity with the tools such as Burp Proxy, Web/Network Scanners and Static Code Analyzers

Ideally, the ability to automate parts of your job, using Python, Perl or Bash

A good understanding of performing code reviews of internal applications

Address issues discovered through testing in appropriate timelines

Certified to some degree (CRT-PEN, OSCP, CHECK)

A background in development would be nice to have

Would you like to be considered for this role?