Penetration Tester

Düsseldorf, Germany


  • Maintain accurate documentation of test procedures, findings, and remediation recommendations
  • Perform penetration tests on clients’ systems, networks, and applications using established methodologies and tools
  • Utilize a wide range of penetration testing tools and techniques to conduct tests effectively
  • Keep abreast on the most recent cybersecurity risks, vulnerabilities, and best practises
  • Prepare detailed and clear reports outlining findings, potential risks, and recommended remediation measures
  • Ensure testing methods are accurate and comprehensive by helping with quality assurance
  • Identify and assess vulnerabilities, misconfigurations, and weaknesses in client environments
  • Collaborate with senior penetration testers and other team members to enhance skills and knowledge
  • Effectively communicate technical findings and recommendations to clients, both in writing and verbally


  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or related field (or equivalent experience).
  • Strong interest and passion for cybersecurity with a desire to learn and grow in the field.
  • Basic understanding of networking, operating systems, and web technologies.
  • Familiarity with common penetration testing tools and frameworks (e.g., Metasploit, Burp Suite, Nmap).
  • Knowledge of common security vulnerabilities and exploitation techniques.
  • Excellent problem-solving and analytical skills.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Relevant certifications such as CompTIA Security+, CEH, or equivalent are a plus.

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    Harriet Foreman
    Consultant - Technology

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