Senior Penetration Tester

Computacenter • Birmingham, Edinburgh, Hatfield, London

Birmingham, Edinburgh, Hatfield, London

Life on the team

Computacenter is growing our penetration testing capability and we are looking for an experienced penetration tester to support the delivery of vulnerability assessment and penetration testing services to Computacenter and our customers delivered services. Working as a Penetration Tester for Computacenter you will, provide end to end delivery of penetration testing services including Scoping, customer meetings, delivery of service, report writing, customer briefing and remediation validation. In addition to penetration testing, the role will include specialist cyber incident support and forensic investigation on a call off basis. We are growing and we are seeing a lot of investment in our team, meaning you will be working with the latest technologies but also giving you the chance to be part of something as it grows. We are keen to develop our own people and will look at individuals, you will be involved in so many business projects whilst working with passionate Cyber Security Professionals.

If you are looking for a team that offers development and flexibility look no further and apply today

What you'll do

  • Delivery of vulnerability assessment and penetration testing services to Computacenter and Services delivered to our customers;
  • Support cyber exposure reduction within Computacenter, through vulnerability assessment and penetration testing, to drive remediation of weaknesses and vulnerabilities within Computacenter business units;
  • Deliver technical scoping documentation for vulnerability assessment & penetration testing services;
  • Deliver vulnerability assessment and penetration testing services to Computacenter & customers (network, infrastructure and application);
  • Complete of code reviews for applications;
  • Deliver vulnerability assessment and penetration testing reports;
  • Support security operations in the delivery of enterprise vulnerability assessment;
  • Liaise with external organisations delivering vulnerability assessment and penetration testing to Computacenter;
  • Support sales and service teams in penetration testing services;
  • Deliver vulnerability assessment and penetration testing training to Computacenter security teams.
  • Deliver specialist investigation and analysis on cyber security incidents to support the Computacenter Cyber Security Incident Response Team (CSIRT);

What you'll need

  • Experience as a Penetration Tester;
  • Experienced in Web App, Mobile App and Infrastructure Tests;
  • Experienced in operating specialist security technologies including CIS Benchmarks, Tenable, Qualys and Rapid 7;
  • Strong knowledge of network topologies and protocols;
  • Experienced in security risk management, incident & breach response and crisis management;
  • Understanding of threat-based frameworks such as MITRE ATT&CK;
  • Good understanding of information assurance standards and frameworks including ISO 27001, Cyber Essentials/Essentials Plus, GDPR;
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • Must have or be able to obtain UK security clearance.

Why you should choose us

Open communication

Despite our size, we’re an open organisation that doesn’t hide behind hierarchy. We communicate regularly, openly and directly. For us, it’s about being straightforward, delivering and doing the right thing. Essentially, we’re people dealing with people.

Showing appreciation & having fun

Great performance is recognised, so too is the willingness to help others. Our Bravo! awards and Long Service Awards Scheme are just a taste of how we say thank you for a job well done. And when it comes to recognising success, we love to celebrate. Our company and team events are legendary!

Health & wellbeing

Our people are our greatest asset and we’re passionate about supporting you in feeling good and staying healthy. We offer a comprehensive Employee Assistance Programme, Wellbeing Champions, Mental Health First Aiders, Access to Work scheme, and more.

Inclusive workplace

People work best when they bring their whole selves to work, that’s why we see and value you as the amazing individual you truly are. We take a genuine interest you that extends beyond skills, knowledge, and experience. Our Employee Impact Groups champion best practice, celebrate diversity and promote inclusion within our industry.

Pension and financial security

Thinking ahead, planning for life’s uncertainties, or simply saving for a rainy day? We offer auto-enrolment onto our pension scheme, a Sharesave/SAYE scheme and more besides.

Flexible benefits

Do you fancy a new bicycle? Want to work-out at the gym? Or do you prefer to get-away from it all? With our voluntary flexible benefits platform, ‘My Benefits’, you can. Achieve savings with our Cycle2Work, GymFlex, Travel Insurance benefits and loads more.

You belong

You belong

We passionately believe in the power of diversity and inclusion. We celebrate our differences because we know a diverse workforce with different experiences and perspectives helps us win together. And to do that, you need to feel comfortable to bring your whole self to work – and you can only do that when you feel supported, valued and a sense of belonging which is what we strive to achieve.​

Your application is considered on its merits regardless of your age, disability, ethnicity, faith, gender identity or sexual orientation. All that matters to us is that you share our vision, our values, and you bring the experience and skills we need.​

We are proud to be a Disability Confident Employer, a government scheme that helps employers attract, recruit and retain disabled staff. We welcome applications from people with a disability – and guarantee to interview applicants who have a disability and meet the essential requirements for the job.​

Winning Together

At Computacenter, we have been writing success stories for more than 40 years! Today, we’re driving digital transformation with over 20,000 employees worldwide. We develop IT strategies, implement new technologies and manage complex infrastructures.

As a proud, independent partner to some of the world’s leading technology providers, our portfolio covers workplace, applications & data, cloud & data center, security, and networking. What’s the secret of our success? Quite simply, it’s our people.

The people who bring their unique skills and perspectives to a diverse and inclusive environment that enables them to reach their full potential.

Winning Together

We are an award-winning employer!

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