Remote Penetration Tester (OSCP Required)

Location Italy
Job Type Permanent
Salary up to €50,000
Reference 30833

Do you have OSCP, GPEN or CEH or all these qualifications? Would you like to work for a dynamic market leader within a fast-paced progressive environment? Responsible for planning, coordinating and support in managing a group of Pen Testers performing penetration tests and vulnerability assessments as a security service for my client’s customers in this fully remote role.


  • Delivering and support in Managing security testing assignments;
  • Performing a variety of security testing assignments,
  • Defining the scope for security testing assignments;
  • Managing complex multi-faceted security testing assignments;
  • Developing and quality assuring security test reports;
  • Working with clients to develop appropriate remediation plans;
  • Supporting senior members in the sale of security testing services;
  • Supporting in providing thought leadership and direction for the Information Security practice
  • on malware, attack vectors and methods to protect against threats;
  • Teaming up with colleagues in other lines of services in support of client needs for Information Security services;
  • Working as senior subject matter experts in their field and delivering client excellence;

Qualifications - The following qualifications are expected from potential applicants:

  • Application and/or infrastructure penetration testing experience above and beyond running automated tools.
  • Outstanding understanding of Linux, Windows and network security skills.
  • Excellent written and communication skills in English.
  • Deliver a quality report on time.
  • Ability to work both independently and perform as a technical leader in a team environment.

Familiar with (if not qualified in) test suites such as:

  • Nessus
  • MetaSploit
  • Burp Suite
  • Kali
  • NMap
  • Fortify
  • Acunetix

Certifications - ONE or more of the following certifications are expected from potential applicants:

  • EC-Council Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • EC-Council Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT)
  • GIAC Certified Penetration Tester (CPEN)
  • IACRB Certified Penetration Tester (CPT)
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • CREST Registered Tester (CRT)
  • CREST Infrastructure Certification
  • CESG CHECK Team Leader
  • CESG CHECK Team Member
  • Tiger Scheme Senior Security Tester
  • Tiger Scheme Qualified Security Tester
  • Any other recognized penetration testing certification/accreditation
  • Degree from an accredited University or equivalent.

Skills - The following skills are not required from applicants but would be considered advantageous:

  • Experience with sales, scoping and client/project management and previous experiences as technical leader of a team of pen testers.
  • ISO27001 Lead Auditor
  • CREST recognized penetration testing certification/accreditation (CREST Certified Tester (CCT) or CHECK Team Leader (CTL).
  • Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Engineering or related major.
  • Experience developing custom scripts or tools used for vulnerability scanning and identification.
  • Familiarity with threat modelling and security design review methodologies.
  • Support team technical development (e.g. through service development or research) and contribute to company technical processes overall.
  • Development and/or source code review experience in C/C++, C#, VB.NET, ASP, PHP, or Java.
  • Experience with physical security testing, phishing and social engineering techniques.


At least 2 years working on vulnerability assessment and penetration test focused on network, web and mobile applications.

What’s in it for you?

  • Fully remote
  • Competitive salary
  • Hardware provided
  • Some travel
  • The chance to work with a global market leader in a challenging environment

Candidates must be located in Spain, Slovenia, Poland, Netherlands, UK, South Africa, Malta, Italy or Austria. 

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