Penetration Tester - Intermediate

Full Time
Falls Church, VA
Areas of Interest: Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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Overview

Kingfisher Systems, Inc. is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing national security services and solutions to private industry and the U.S Government. We specialize in management, analytical, and Information Technology (IT) support to the Intelligence, Homeland Security, and Counterintelligence (CI) Communities. We pride ourselves on the high quality, innovative, cost-effective, and customer-tailored services and support our name has come to be associated with over the last seven years since our founding in 2005.

At Kingfisher Systems, the secrets to our success are our values, principles, and people: every employee counts, and we rely on our employees to ensure our customers receive excellent mission support and services. Our unique corporate strategy focuses on customer and employee satisfaction, and we do “whatever it takes” to ensure we deliver on our commitments to each.

Primary Duties:

Under general supervision, perform penetration testing of applications, systems and enclaves belonging to or managed by DLA. Identify security flaws in computing platforms and applications and devise strategies and techniques to mitigate identified cybersecurity risks. Perform application and network penetration testing and wireless security assessments. Apply offensive cybersecurity testing techniques, coordinate testing projects with internal and external system owners. Reports the nature of identified cyber security risks and recommends risk mitigation measures to improve the cyber security posture of the enterprise.

Required qualifications:

  • 3 years proven proficiency in performing vulnerability assessment and penetration testing.
  • Possess a certification meeting the DOD 8570.01 IAM level III, IAT level III.
  • 2 years of experience with testing tools, including NESSUS, METASPLOIT, CANVAS, NMAP, Burp Suite, and Kismet
  • 2 years of experience with network vulnerability assessments and penetration testing methods
  • 1 year of experience with writing testing assessment reports
  • 2 years of experience with using, administering, and troubleshooting WINDOWS Server, IIS or LINUX server, Apache.
  • Knowledge of TCP/IP protocols and networking architectures
  • 2 years of experience with using, administering, and troubleshooting Linux
  • Understanding of PCI DSS testing
  • Possess a certification in penetration testing, such as:
    • Licensed Penetration Tester (LPT)
    • Certified Expert Penetration Tester (CEPT)
    • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
    • Global Information Assurance Certification Penetration Tester (GPEN)
  • Written documentation and oral presentation skills
  • Knowledge of open security testing standards and projects, including OWASP
  • Knowledge of database, applications, and Web server design and implementation
  • Experience scripting in Perl, Python, Ruby, Bash, or Java
  • Experience with wireless LAN security testing
  • Possess oral and written communication skills

Security Clearance:

  • Candidates must have an active TS

 

EEO/VET/IWD




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Kingfisher Systems, Inc.

Kingfisher Systems, Inc. is a Service-Disabled, Veteran-Owned Small Business (SDVOSB) providing national security services and solutions to private industry and the U.S Government. We specialize in management, analytical, and Information Technology (IT) support to the Intelligence, Homeland Security, and Counterintelligence (CI) Communities. We pride ourselves on the high quality, innovative, cost-effective, and customer-tailored services and support our name has come to be associated with over the last seven years since our founding in 2005.

At Kingfisher Systems, the secrets to our success are our values, principles, and people: every employee counts, and we rely on our employees to ensure our customers receive excellent mission support and services. Our unique corporate strategy focuses on customer and employee satisfaction, and we do “whatever it takes” to ensure we deliver on our commitments to each.

Specialties
Intelligence and Counterintelligence Operations and management, Counter-terrorism watch and analysis, strategy and performance planning, Information Assurance, CIO management support, Advanced Technology Development and Iimplementation, C&A
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Company Industry: Defense & Space
Company Type: Privately Held
Company Size: 201-500