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Phone: 203-567-0144
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​Penetration Tester (IT Security) @ Washington, DC


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Washington, DC, United States 



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Job Description:

Position: Penetration Tester
Location: Washington, DC
Duration: 3-5 Years
  • Able to quickly master new technology / software for the purposes of evaluating or subverting the security functionality of the technology / software.
  • Candidate will provide technical information system security testing in support of the judiciary security risk management process.
  • Techniques used in the security assessment and technical testing efforts include in-depth network and application vulnerability testing (both automated and manual testing), demonstrable false positive validation.
  • Automated testing will include tools such as: Tenable Nessus, Cenzic Hailstorm, BurpSuite Professional, DBProtect, Core Impact, Nmap, Metasploit, and other tools found in the BackTrack and Samurai Web Testing Framework distributions.
  • The candidate shall develop documentation in support of testing efforts that may include: Test Plans, Preliminary Findings Reports, Security Assessment Reports, and other, similar test artifacts, as required by the government.
Required Skills:
  • Must be able to quickly master new technology / software for the purposes of evaluating or subverting the security functionality of the technology / software
  • All candidates shall be comfortable using, configuring, troubleshooting, and administering both Linux and Microsoft operating systems with extensive experience with at least one of these operating systems.
  • Have a broad knowledge of security best practices, security solutions, and methodologies for conducting advanced security assessments, to include manual assessments and malicious user testing.
  • Have a broad and expert knowledge of security assessment tools and manual security testing techniques. Advanced understanding of security tool strengths and weaknesses and ability to select, configure, troubleshoot and use the best “tool for the job”.
  • Have a broad knowledge of cyber security threats and techniques used by adversaries to compromise systems – both technical and non-technical techniques.
  • Have the ability to think creatively, to think critically, to analyze complex concepts, to articulate themselves clearly and concisely, and to conduct themselves in a professional manner.
Desired Skills:
 Candidates should be skilled in multiple of the following areas:
  • Operating Systems: Expert understanding of the following operating systems and their related security concern
    • Microsoft Windows desktop/server operating systems (Microsoft Windows 2000 and up)
    • UNIX and Linux, especially Ubuntu, Red Hat Enterprise, SUSE Enterprise, and knowledge of UNIX variants
    • Apple OS X operating systems
  • Web Applications & Technologies: Advanced understanding of application programming languages, application servers, web services, browser technology, common vulnerabilities, security best practices, and automated assessment tools and manual testing techniques specific to web applications.
  • Working knowledge of JavaScript, AJAX, PHP and Perl, SOAP-based web Services and ability to perform code review in Java, C# and/or .Net.
  • Storage & Databases: Advanced understanding of relational database, database management systems, enterprise storage solutions, and security concerns specific to these technologies.
  • Software Programming: Experience with Java, Microsoft .NET, Python, Perl, Ruby, Linux/UNIX Shell Scripting.
  • IT Security Certifications are a PLUS
Should someone need more information I can be reached at venkatesh@mitresource.com or 203-567-0144.
Thank you for your time

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