Principal Application Security Penetration Tester

Arlington, VA 22203

Posted: 03/23/2020 Industry: IS Manager Job Number: 15087

Job Description

Principal Application Security Penetration Tester

Location: Arlington, VA

Type: Long Term contract

TRC's client who is a leader in the Financial services industry has an immediate need for a high level Application Security Pen Tester to join their team! We are looking for a highly skilled individual who is eager to work projects and enjoys getting work done. This individual must have vast experience working with applications as well as building relationships with teams. You will get the opportunity to work with QA's, software developers, leadership, PM's and more. This role will involve being the liaison between teams and must have the technical aptitude to carry out conversations at a variety of levels. If you are ready to advance your career and tackle a variety of exciting projects submit resumes to

What you Need:
A degree or certificate in management information systems, security, mathematics, computer science or related field or 7+ years of relevant information security experience
Working with technical security controls
Programming experience in Python, PHP, Perl, Ruby, .NET or other interpreted or compiled languages
Familiarity with vulnerability assessment and penetration best practices
Experience with vulnerability and penetration testing techniques and tools
Desire to obtain one or more security-related certifications such as Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), GIAC Penetration Tester (GPEN), GIAC Certified Incident Handler (GCEH), Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE), and Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
4+ years of application security penetration testing experience.
Experience testing web and mobile platforms.
Development experience, working knowledge of Java.
Excellent analytical and debugging skills.
Excellent communication skills

Technical Skills:
Security testing tools including Metasploit, Nmap, Nessus, Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP Proxy.
Linux operating systems
Microsoft technologies
Mobile application programming and/or security testing
Wireless technologies
Web application technologies
Network implementation (operational and security)
Social engineering
Physical security
Source code analysis software
Intermediate to advanced Microsoft Office Suite (i.e., Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

About TRC Professional Solutions

For over 10 years, professionals and employers have trusted TRC Professional Solutions with their business and careers. Year after year, Inavero s Best of Talent and Staffing awards have been presented to TRC Professional Solutions for providing superior service and results to both our clients and job seekers. We create a different experience for our candidates and clients by remaining solely focused on bringing the right talent to the right opportunity, throughout every stage of our unique recruitment process. For more information, visit:

TRC Staffing Services, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer and considers all qualified candidates for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identification, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, protected Veteran Status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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