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Penetration Tester

  • Location:


  • Sector:

    Cyber Security

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  • Contact:

    James Blunden

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    020 3778 0853

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  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


Our Client

Our client is a market-leading global digital organisation seeking a candidate to oversee the manual evaluation of all digital products, services, and software released. As a result, they are looking for a skilled Penetration Tester to join their team, who will be responsible for ensuring the security, dependability, and operability of their platforms.


Your Profile 

  • A thorough understanding of penetration testing, including NCSC and CREST accredited schemes,

  • Previous experience performing web/mobile application security testing

  • Hands-on experience auditing source code or scripting and editing existing code

  • Experience in languages such as Perl, Python, Ruby, bash, C/C++, C#, or Java) to identify security flaws.

  • Proven experience in web application security, network security, authentication and authorization protocols, cryptography, automation, and other software security disciplines.

  • Working knowledge of Linux or Ubuntu, as well as security assessment tools (Nessus, Metasploit, Burp Suite Pro, etc.)

  • Open security testing standards and projects (OWASP, CWE, and Mitre ATT&CK)


This role entails manually assessing digital products and services for security flaws and then using the findings to improve automation and protect customers. This is an excellent opportunity to work for a company that is dedicated to becoming the most recommended brand and to providing a supportive work environment for its employees.

For more information about this position, please get in touch with James Blunden
Phone: 020 3778 0853
Reference Code: 11743

About Rutherford
Rutherford is a boutique search firm located in London. Our consultants are the executive specialists in compliance recruitment, and also in financial crime, legal and cyber security, all within the professional services sectors in the United Kingdom and New York. We use our carefully curated relationships, networks and market knowledge to find the best fit for the clients in hand. We work with a wide range of clients, spanning from advisors, management consultants, corporate and commercial banks, brokers, exchanges, MTFs and financial tech, through to global investment managers, hedge funds, private equity firms, investment banks and technology firms. We began as a compliance recruitment firm in London and expanded to offer new resourcing expertise across legal and cyber recruitment. We have been a leading legal and compliance search agency in London for a decade and are excited about bringing our expanded offering into the technology area.