Ankura Senior Penetration Tester/Red Teamer, Data & Technology, Cybersecurity in Montana
Ankura is a team of excellence founded on innovation and growth.
Ankura’s Cybersecurity Practice offers a full-service suite of information security and privacy solutions for clients, regardless of industry or size. We provide proactive preparedness, incident response, cyber resilience, and managed advisory services customized to clients’ requirements. The Cyber team is composed of leaders from the intelligence community, including former FBI and CIA personnel, private security firms, and pioneering technology companies. Our experts assess cyber risk and readiness, test and harden clients’ infrastructure, and respond instantly and decisively when threats arise. We regularly advise boards of directors, members of the C-suite, general counsel, outside counsel, IT leaders, and other stakeholders at all stages of any cyber incident.
We are looking for a hands-on penetration tester who will support our clients identify vulnerabilities in external and internal facing infrastructure and recommend remediation strategies to counter threat actors proactively.
This role can be based anywhere in the United States.
Lead penetration testing engagements unsupervised
Help sell penetration tests
Work unsupervised and manage projects.
Utilize technical writing skills for penetration testing reporting
Lead penetration testing sales calls and briefing clients on engagement status
Bypass antivirus, firewalls, and more to conduct penetration testing operations in secret
Work with clients and incident response teams to resolve security issues
Utilize network security and today’s most-used security frameworks
Break down the TCP/IP network protocol
Install, configure and troubleshoot Windows, MacOS, Linux, and Unix systems
Scripting/programming (Ex. Python, Java, PHP, Golang, C#, C)
Support Ankura in other areas when necessary
Bachelor's Degree in a related Cybersecurity/IT/Computer Science field
5+ years of experience conducting internal and external penetration tests, and web application penetration tests
Ability to work unsupervised and manage projects.
Experience with one or more of the following tools Kali Linux, BurpSuite, Bloodhound, Impacket, Metasploit, Empire, Covenant, Core Impact, Cobalt Strike, SQLmap, Hak5 tools
Preferred Certifications (not required if you can prove you have the skills)
Ankura is proud to be an equal opportunity employer committed to fostering a diverse and inclusive environment where mutual respect and collaboration is paramount. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, protected veteran status, national origin, or any other legally protected status.