Senior Penetration Tester - Vehicles

Full Time
Silicon Valley, CA
Areas of Interest: Digital Forensics, Incident Response, Test and Evaluation, Vulnerability Assessment and Management
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Simply put, we are at the intersection of people, transportation, and the environment with innovation running through our veins. A continued focus on the future is driven by each of our employees and powered by unstoppable determination. Here, every day you have the chance to see how your contributions and accomplishments impact the next generation of our vehicles. We’re currently looking for a Penetration Tester in our Silicon Valley, CAInformation Security Office. Nissan offers an exciting work environment and thought-provoking careers. Nissan is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all, including minorities, women, protected veterans and disabled persons.

Job Description:
This role reports into the product (vehicle) security department within the Information Security function.
  • PENETRATION TESTING - Develop penetration testing tactics, techniques and procedures and performs penetration tests against various systems which may include web applications, databases, web services, networks, operating systems, network devices, and Nissan/Infiniti Vehicles.
  • VULNERABILITY ANALYSIS – Performs routine vulnerability scans against specified systems, analyzes the results, and works with business units to remediate systems.
  • DIGITAL FORENSICS – familiarity with digital forensic tools and security incident response. Training will be provided
Minimum Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s degree; Advanced technical degree preferred
  • 7-10 Years overall IS/IT experience with at least: 5 years of IS Security experience
  • 3 years of hands-on-keyboard experience conducting penetration testing
  • 3 years of hands-on-keyboard experience conducting vulnerability scans
  • Basic understanding of scripting and coding languages
  • Familiarity with open source, custom or proprietary forensic and malware analysis tools.
  • Understanding of functionality and capabilities of computer network defense technologies, to include: Router ACLs, Firewalls, IDS/IPS, Antivirus, Web Content Filtering
  • Nice to have: digital forensic certification
ITAR Requirements: To conform to U.S. Government technology export regulations, applicant must be a U.S. citizen, lawful permanent resident of the U.S., protected individual as defined by 8 U.S.C. 1324b(a)(3), or eligible to obtain the required authorizations from the U.S. Department of State.
We are proud to offer employees a benefit package that is designed to enhance your well-being and reward job performance. Some of these benefits include comprehensive healthcare coverage, paid holidays, paid vacation time, 401(K), vehicle lease/purchase programs, and more. Additional site specific benefits such as on-site childcare, gym, and dry cleaning services may also be available at some locations. 
Welcome to an open lane of possibility. Put yourself in the driver’s seat and apply today. 
All of us at Nissan - regardless of functional area or expertise - share a passion to design, manufacture and sell high-performance, fun to drive vehicles. Nissan is an Equal Opportunity Employer for all. Applicants will be considered for all positions regardless of race, gender, military status, disability, or any other status protected by law.

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Nissan Motor Corporation

Nissan is a global full-line vehicle manufacturer that sells more than 60 models under the Nissan, Infiniti and Datsun brands. In fiscal year 2015, the company sold more than 5.4 million vehicles globally, generating revenue of 12.19 trillion yen.

Nissan engineers, manufactures and markets the world's best-selling all-electric vehicle in history, the Nissan LEAF. Nissan’s global headquarters in Yokohama, Japan, manages operations in six regions: ASEAN & Oceania; Africa, Middle East & India; China; Europe; Latin America and North America. Nissan has a global workforce of 247,500, and has been partnered with French manufacturer Renault under the Renault-Nissan Alliance since March 1999.

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