Tech & Digital

Penetration Tester | Ethical Hacker

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    Information & Cyber Security

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    £50000 - £100000 per annum

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Penetration Tester | Ethical Hacker
Location: Manchester
Job type: Hybrid
Salary: Dependent on experience
Security Clearance: Security Cleared | ability to obtain and maintain security clearance as required.

Are you a cybersecurity expert with a knack for uncovering vulnerabilities? Ready to protect some of the world's most influential organizations? We are looking for passionate Penetration Testers who thrive on challenges and are ready to make a significant impact in the digital world.

Why Join Us?

Pioneers in Cybersecurity: Step into a role with a globally renowned leader in cybersecurity. Our cutting-edge services and innovative solutions set us apart, making us a trusted ally for top-tier clients across diverse industries.
Exciting Projects: As a Penetration Tester, you will dive into a variety of thrilling projects. Whether you're conducting on-site client visits or engaging in remote assessments, your work will be crucial in identifying and mitigating security risks.

What You'll Do:

  • Deliver Technical Tasks: Execute technical tasks on our engagements, ensuring all aspects of penetration testing are thoroughly covered.
  • High-Quality Solutions: Deliver high-quality technical solutions to clients, providing actionable recommendations to enhance their security posture.
  • Incident Response: Assist in the identification, resolution, and documentation of security incidents.
  • Mentorship: Provide guidance and mentoring to adjacent teams and team members, fostering a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Collaborate: Work closely with clients and internal teams to ensure a comprehensive understanding of security requirements and deliver superior service.

Key Requirements:

  • Technical Expertise: Strong knowledge in networking, associated protocols, and security standards.
  • Mobile Security: Experience with mobile security (OS, RF, and App).
  • SDLC Knowledge: Proficiency in Software Development Life Cycle (SDLC) implementation and testing.
  • Coding Skills: Strong abilities in software development or scripting (e.g., Python, JavaScript, Ruby).
  • Security Research: Proven experience in applied security research and threat modelling.
  • Cryptography: Applied knowledge in cryptography, mathematics, or computer science.
  • Source Code Review: Expertise in source code review, reverse engineering, and fuzzing.
  • Cloud Services: Hands-on experience with cloud service testing (AWS/Azure).

Desired Skills:

  • Problem Solver: Analytical mindset with exceptional problem-solving skills.
  • Communicator: Excellent written and verbal communication skills, capable of conveying complex technical information to a diverse audience.
  • Team Player: Collaborative spirit with the ability to work effectively in a dynamic team environment.

Why You'll Love Working With Us:

  • Career Growth: We support your continuous learning and development through access to cutting-edge training, certifications, and industry-leading conferences.
  • Innovative Environment: Join a team of visionary cybersecurity professionals, collaborating on ground-breaking projects that push the boundaries of what's possible.
  • Impactful Work: Your work will directly contribute to making organizations more secure and resilient against cyber threats. Join us in our mission to protect and defend.
  • Work-Life Balance: Enjoy a flexible work environment that supports work-life balance, with options for remote work and flexible hours.


  • Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH)
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
  • CREST Registered Penetration Tester (CRT)
  • Certified Penetration Tester (CPT)
  • Certified Red Team Professional (CRTP)
  • Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE)
  • Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP)
  • Certified Red Team Expert (CRTE)

If you're ready to take your cybersecurity career to the next level and make a significant impact, we want to hear from you. Apply now to join our elite team of Penetration Testers!