Remote Senior Penetration Tester

Location Remote
Job Type Permanent
Salary €45,000 to €60,000
Reference 25529

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 3 years working on vulnerability assessment and penetration test focused on network, web and mobile applications.

What’s in it for me?

  • Fully remote

  • Competitive salary

  • Hardware provided

  • Travel

  • The chance to work with a market leader in a challenging environment


Fancy having a chat about this position? Send your CV to or call Chris on +34936268148

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