30+ days ago
Do you wear a white hat? Helping leading-edge technology companies secure their environments is at the core of what we do while making a difference.
As a Senior Security Consultant Penetration Tester at Kratos, you will be leading and supporting teams of penetration testers. You will assist in evaluating, testing, and securing innovative cloud computing solutions. You will work on-premises infrastructures providing penetration testing, red teaming, attack simulations, and more.
The ideal candidate for our penetration testing team will thrive on collaboration, learning, and teaching. The candidate should have a firm understanding of how to apply the latest vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques in circumstances and expertise in performing penetration testing in complex and diverse computing and communications environments. Experience with cloud environments, mobile application testing, and testing automation is highly desirable.
Subject Matter Expertise
Research and seek opportunities to leverage new tools or processes that bolster the ability to analyze, disassemble, and reverse engineer vulnerabilities.
A Bachelor’s degree is preferred. However, years of relevant work experience will be considered.
Must have a minimum of 5 years of IT, Cybersecurity, or Consulting work experience.
Maintain two or more of the following security or technology certificates: OSCP, OSWE, OSEP, OSEE, GXPN, CEPT, LPT, GPEN, GWAPT amd CMWAPT, CRTOP, or equivalent.
Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal with strong presentation skills.
Ability to translate technical materials and issues into non-technical/layman terms.
Apply attention to detail, accuracy, and thoroughness in all work products.
Able to work well with others (team-player) in a collaborative manner.
Can work under minimum supervision and a self-starter.
Can lead interactions with clients and represent Kratos with high-level of professionalism.
Must be able to successfully manage multiple tasks.
Serve as mentor to junior Security Consultants on best practices.
Must be able to travel 25%.
Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc. (Nasdaq:KTOS) is a specialized Technology Company providing mission critical products, solutions and services for United States National Security. Kratos' core capabilities are sophisticated engineering, manufacturing and system integration offerings for National Security platforms and programs. Kratos' areas of expertise include Command, Control, Communications, Computing, Combat and Intelligence, Surveillance and Reconnaissance (C5ISR) systems, satellite communications, electronic warfare, unmanned systems, hypersonic systems, directed and high power energy systems, electromagnetic railgun, missile defense, cyber warfare, cybersecurity, information assurance, and critical infrastructure security. Kratos has primarily an engineering and technically oriented work force of approximately 3,100. Substantially all of Kratos' work is performed on a military base, in a secure facility or at a critical infrastructure location.
1,500 to 1,999 employees
Aerospace and Defense