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What you’ll be doing...

The Penetration Testing professional should be proficient in vulnerability assessments, penetration testing, and professionally relaying technical vulnerabilities and their impact to technical and non-technical customers. You will perform various penetration testing assessments for Verizon’s enterprise customers as an individual contributor or as part of a team delivering the assessment. The assessments that would be delivered would either be remote or onsite at a customer location. For the remote assessments the consultant would telecommute from their home office connecting into Verizon’s attack lab to perform assessments, or for internal assessments travel to the designated customer locations.

  • Identify vulnerabilities, exploit vulnerabilities, perform post-exploitation activities, and explain the path to compromise to external and internal stakeholders.
  • Perform network, application and wireless security testing.
  • Perform various testing techniques utilizing tools and testing manually.
  • Conduct network, application, mobile application, and wireless penetration testing.

What we’re looking for...

You need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Experience in vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.
  • Experience working in consultative positions.
  • Willingness to travel up to 50%.

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • Ability to manage and lead security assessments independently.
  • Demonstrated effective presentation and communications skills to accurately represent and convey information both in verbal and written form to multiple levels of an organization.
  • Ability to explain and convey technical vulnerabilities to technical and non-technical 3rd parties.
  • Education: Computer science or Management Information Systems degree from a four year University.

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