Red Team Penetration Tester, Senior

Full Time
Nellis Air Force Base, NV
Industry: Management Consulting
Areas of Interest: Test and Evaluation, Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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Support DoD Red Team efforts, conducting covert-focused target penetration testing of DoD installations through focused threat-based methodologies as a simulated adversary to expose and exploit vulnerabilities to improve the Cyber readiness of DoD Combatant Commands, Services, and Agencies (CC/S/A). Develop attack vectors, conduct reconnaissance, collect Open Source intelligence, enumeration, and foot printing of target networks and services, and develop exploit payloads and system backdoors. Provide support to the DoD client in Red Team penetration testing using tools and techniques to conduct Cyber vulnerability and penetration testing of exercise and test events. Participate in event planning stages to develop Cyber assessment plans and conduct no-notice penetration tests against DoD installations. This position is located in Wichita, KS.


Basic Qualifications:

  • 5+ years of experience with technical Cybersecurity
  • 3 years of experience with Red Team or penetration testing or offensive Cyber testing
  • Experience with Bash scripting and basic Perl, Java, or Python
  • Experience with malware analysis tools
  • Knowledge of DoD networks and communications, Windows and UNIX, TCP/IP, networking, and Kali Linux
  • Knowledge of the functionality and capabilities of computer network defense technologies, including Router ACLs, firewalls, IDS/IPS, antivirus, and Web content filtering
  • Ability to perform in a military environment
  • Ability to travel for approximately 25% of the time to stateside and international locations
  • Ability to achieve a passing grade on a client qualification exam within 3 months of hire
  • Top Secret clearance

Additional Qualifications:

  • Experience with multi-vector penetration testing using Core Impact preferred
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment
  • TS/SCI clearance preferred
  • BA or BS degree
  • 8570 IAT Level II Certification and CNDSP Auditor Level I or Level II preferred
  • CEH and Offensive Security Certification, including OSCP, GPEN, or GWAPT


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.


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