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Technical Cyber Security Consultant “PenTester” – @R400k p/a- Cape Town

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Date Added 23 Aug 2019
Expiry Date 20 Sep 2019
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E-Merge IT Recruitment


ZAR300000 - ZAR400000 PA


Role details:
A company that needs no introduction and whose fast-pace and dynamic environment enables smart, self-driven people to be their best. This global leader is looking for a Security Specialist who enjoys hacking in systems as a hobby.

If you are passionate about Cyber Security and like to challenge yourself then apply for this opportunity today. Become a part of a team that persistently monitors, defends and evaluates the security posture of the enterprise in order to provide critical situational business awareness.

You will be required to simulate cyber-attacks against the groups’ computer system to check for exploitable vulnerabilities. Attempt to breach a number of application systems, (e.g., application protocol interfaces (APIs), frontend/backend servers) to uncover vulnerabilities, such as unsanitized inputs that are susceptible to code injection attacks.

• 2+ years of Ethical Hacking experience
• Relevant certification (OSCP, CASS, CEPT, CPT, CCTHP, CRTOP, CISSP, CEH, GPEN, OSCE)
• Strong technical background and knowledge
• Exposure to red team testing
• Exposure to threat hunting
• Exposure to identifying and exploiting attack paths to critical assets
• Exposure to cyber attack frameworks (MITRE, Cyber Kill Chain)

Technologies Required:
• Knowledge of C++, C, C#, Python, Scripting
• Good coding ability
• Technical Cyber-attack frameworks

Nice to have:
• Knowledge of CBEST, CREST and TIBER
• Banking experience
• Technical IT qualification at Bachelors/Masters Level
• Hobbies hacking things

• Reverse engineering, coding, finding bugs in software/hardware
• Help establish a red team in the bank
• Ethical person
• Have theoretical knowledge of hacking
• Have practical experience in hacking
• Deep technical understanding in Linux and Windows operating systems

Reference Number for this position is DZ50050 which is a permanent position based in Cape Town offering a cost to company salary @R400k p/a CTC negotiable on experience and ability. Contact Dudley on dudleyz@e-merge.co.za or call him on 011 463 3633 to discuss this and other opportunities.

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