Description Utilize their technical and creative skills for threat and risk analysis security testing various applications, platforms and solutions for company projects and responding to incidents. Mentor the technical analysts on the team. Performing andor coordinating manual Attack and Penetration (AP) testing, utilizing and leveraging the latest technologies in this role (ie black web applications, mobile applications, various platforms, web services, databases, overall solutions) Perform security threat modeling and assessments on various solutions in addition to manual AP testing. Lead and perform red team assessments Lead and perform technical Critical Asset Review Evaluations Researching new security threats, vulnerabilities and exploit techniques Respond to new security threats and help implement new requirements as needed Managing and maintaining security testing frameworks Create or update new test cases and documentation for red teaming, CARE, and security testing for the security testing team Develop and Lead training for technical testers and development teams for industry updates and technical changes. Identify appropriate remediation steps, working with business partners to ensure that the threats that have been identified are correctly remediated and lead or co-lead the closure of the exposure while acquiring business expertise. Identify gaps in analytical data and recommend additional data gathering to support or eliminate potential situations. Work collaboratively with forensic analysts and threat intelligence specialists to gather such data. Makes decisions guided by policies in non-standard situations Complete work accurately and within the deadlines required. Manages and provide technical guidance and oversight for technical resources Utilize security related tools including AP tools, Security application development tools, and other pertinent tools to establish detection of vulnerabilities, and subsequently create the appropriate reporting mechanisms and pro-actively recommend upgrades or special use tool recommendations. Determining and testing upgrades to security technologies within scope Work in a team environment while maintaining confidentiality of investigation information Qualifications Deep knowledge of working with OWASP concepts for various solutions Mandatory hands-on demonstrated Security Testing experience Pharma experience a plus but will consider other industry exp if Security Testing experience Bachelor s degree, preferably in a technical field 5 years IT experience 3-5 years cyber security experience 3-4 years demonstrated manual attack and penetration or red team technical testing Strong understanding of IT operations and service support processes ITILv3 certification preferred 3+ years experience in pharmaceutical or other regulated industry Ethical Hacker Certification or Similar Security certifications are desired but not required (CISSP, GIAC, CEH, MSCE Plus Security). High level of integrity and strong ethical values Since 1984, Synectics has been committed to aligning talented professionals with jobs they find challenging and fulfilling. Let us leverage our recruiting experience and our long-standing relationships with our clients to help you in your job search. To view a comprehensive list of jobs offered by Synectics, please visit our website at . We offer a wide variety of positions in cities throughout the United States. Synectics is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Associated topics: attack, cybersecurity, identity, identity access management, information security, protect, security, security officer, violation, vulnerability
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