Job Description : Description :
The advanced dynamic tester performs complex web application testing including custom assessments such as web services. The advanced tester also ensures quality for the team by doing in-depth testing and QA.
Apart from completing security assessments, the senior tester also serves as a mentor for others on the team. An advanced tester shares his expertise to his team members to help increase their capabilities.
Desired Skills :
Advanced web vulnerability assessment and penetration testing experience
Experience with web application scanners (i.e. WebInspect) and intercepting proxies (i.e. Burp Suite)
In depth knowledge of vulnerability handling and validation
Familiarity with industry standard bodies (i.e. OWASP) and testing methodologies
Advanced knowledge of HTTP and HTML
Knowledge in Basic Networking, TCP / IP
Understanding of security concepts
Proclivity towards creativity
Resourcefulness and ability to work under pressure
Attention to detail
Requires minimal supervision
Highly trainable and willing to learn new and emerging web security technologies
2 years professional vulnerability testing experience.
Experience in customer-facing roles - may include : sales, consulting, or account management
Industry-recognized IT / Security certifications a plus (CISSP, CSSLP, SSCP, GAIC-GWEB(Java and .NET))