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Application Penetration Tester
Ref No.: 18-00076
Location: Toronto/Mississauga, Ontario
Position Title: Application Penetration Tester
Project Location: Toronto/Mississauga, ON
Contract Duration: 6 Months

Mandatory Technical/Functional Skills:
  • Perform formal penetration tests on web-based applications, networks and computer systems.
  • Conduct physical security assessments of servers, systems and network devices.
  • Design and create new penetration tools and tests.
  • Probe for vulnerabilities in web applications, fat/thin client applications and standard applications.
  • Pinpoint methods that attackers could use to exploit weaknesses and logic flaws.
  • Employ social engineering to uncover security holes (e.g. poor user security practices or password policies).
  • Incorporate business considerations (e.g. loss of earnings due to downtime, cost of engagement, etc.) into security strategies.
  • Experience in predicting and determining different attack paths and coming up with solution. 
  • Research, document and discuss security findings with management and IT teams.
  • Review and define requirements for information security solutions.
  • Work on improvements for security services, including the continuous enhancement of existing methodology material and supporting assets.
  • Good knowledge of VA/PT is required
Education Level Required:
Engineering Graduate Or Relevant Experience.