Job Summary : The primary objectives of the Penetration Tester are to deliver and enhance various security services provided to both internal and external Accenture clients.
The services include technical security assessments of applications and infrastructure, security design reviews as well as risk assessments.
This is a hands-on role, requiring technical skills from the hardware to the application layer. Key Responsibilities :
Perform application and infrastructure penetration tests, as well as physical security review and social engineering tests for our global clients
Review and define requirements for information security solutions
Perform security reviews of application designs, source code and deployments as required, covering all types of applications (web application, web services, mobile applications, thick client applications, SaaS)
Participate in Security Assessments of networks, systems and applications
Work on improvements for provided security services, including the continuous enhancement of existing methodology material and supporting assets
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Bachelor degree or higher, technical discipline preferred
Experience in IT Security, preferably with exposure to application security testing (source code review and application penetration tests)
Knowledge of Security principles, techniques and technologies
Good understanding of network protocols, design and operations
Strong analytical skills and efficient problem solving
Willingness to learn
Good English communication skills (written and oral)
Nice to have skills :
CISSP, CISA, CEH, OSCP or other information security certifications
Application development background and security knowledge example of languages include C, C#, C++, Java, J2EE
Good understanding of the components of a secure DLC / SDLC
Vulnerability analysis and application reversing skills
Understanding of cryptography principles and PKI
The safety and well-being of our candidates and employees remain our priority. Please note that the recruitment process for opportunities in Accenture in Czech Republic will be conducted only via online format during the current coronavirus outbreak.
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