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Senior Penetration Tester- Red Team

at Accenture in Wilmington, Delaware, United States

Job Description

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services and solutions in strategy, consulting, digital, technology and operations. Combining unmatched experience and specialized skills across more than 40 industries and all business functions – underpinned by the world’s largest delivery network – Accenture works at the intersection of business and technology to help clients improve their performance and create sustainable value for their stakeholders. With approximately 469,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture drives innovation to improve the way the world works and lives. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

People in the Innovation & Thought Leadership career track drive asset innovation and marketplace reputation within a specific area of expertise. They grow into thought leadership roles, by increasing the depth of their expertise and reputation as an expert or innovator, and can progress either in role, laterally, or upward. The Security Associate Manager applies deep security skills to provide the following Security Services: design, build and protect enterprise systems, applications, data, assets and people for Accenture and our clients. In addition, the role might require providing services to help clients protect their information, infrastructures, applications and business processes against cyber threats. Job Description Accenture/FusionX has an immediate opening for senior/expert level penetration tester to join its fast-growing team. Ideally, candidates will be located in the Washington DC, metro area; however, we are open to applications from candidates elsewhere in the continental United States. Successful candidates will be joining a team of industry experts who are driven by an ardent desire to push the envelope as it relates to security research, innovation and providing our clients with simulated cyber-attacks of the type which they have not been previously exposed. In addition to involvement in day-to-day client activities, FusionX team members are expected and must have the ability to proactively contribute to company research projects, including vulnerability research and exploit development activities. As a member of our highly talented services team, you will be given the opportunity to execute simulated attacks in a variety of customer settings, including the digital assets of high net worth individuals, some of the nation’s most critical infrastructures and largest financial institutions. We strive to maintain a positive working environment of highly skilled, confident, experienced security professionals who continually learn from one another and develop together as one of the industries more formidable security assessment teams. Basic Qualifications:

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in security consulting role

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience in performing network penetration testing

+ Minimum of 5 years of experience performing application security assessments

+ Minimum of four years of experience managing security assessment projects

Required Skills: • Intimately familiar with networking fundamentals (all OSI layers) • Familiar with common internet protocol (IP) packet structures • Understanding of application design principals • Knowledge of web application exploitation methodologies • Ability to independently research new vulnerabilities in software products • Familiar with fundamentals of software exploitation on modern operating systems • Current knowledge of common threats as they relate to specific industries • Ability to read: C, C++, C#, Objective C, PHP, Java, X86 ASM • Fundamental understanding of OS internals, memory allocators etc • Must have the ability to perform targeted penetration tests without use of automated tools • Knowledge of IDS/IPS/HIDS/HIPS evasion techniques • Excellent written skills, articulating highly technical topics to a wide range of audiences • Good organizational and inter-personal skills communicating with clients Desired Skills: • Experience scoping engagements and developing technical proposals • Experience developing C, C++, PHP, MySQL, Java • Experience reverse engineering of malware, disk and memory forensics

Equal Employment Opportunity Statement Accenture is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We believe that no one should be discriminated against because of their differences, such as age, disability, ethnicity, gender, gender identity and expression, religion or sexual orientation. Our rich diversity makes us more innovative, more competitive and more creative, which helps us better serve our clients and our communities. All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, color, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected by federal, state, or local law. Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. For details, view a copy of the Accenture Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Policy Statement Requesting An Accommodation Accenture is committed to providing equal employment opportunities for persons with disabilities or religious observances, including reasonable accommodation when needed. If you are hired by Accenture and require accommodation to perform the essential functions of your role, you will be asked to participate in our reasonable accommodation process. Accommodations made to facilitate the recruiting process are not a guarantee of future or continued accommodations once hired. If you would like to be considered for employment opportunities with Accenture and have accommodation needs for a disability or religious observance, please call us toll free at 1 (877) 889-9009, send us an email or speak with your recruiter. Other Employment Statements Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States. Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration. Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process. The Company will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. Additionally, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or © consistent with the Company’s legal duty to furnish information.

As required by the?Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $83,200 – $134,000 and information on benefits offered is here. (https://www.accenture.com/us-en/careers/your-future-rewards-benefits)

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Job Posting: JC194323216

Posted On: Oct 08, 2021

Updated On: Nov 05, 2021