Senior Penetration Tester

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Copenhagen, Denmark

Nixu Company

Nixu Corporation is a cybersecurity company. We work to improve our clients’ cybersecurity in solution areas of Corporate IT, Digital Business and Industrial Internet. Our clients trust Nixu in projects where developing, implementing or assessing of information security is a must. We employ over 400 top professionals and we have offices in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Netherlands and Romania and we serve our customers worldwide.

About the role

We are now looking for a Senior Penetration Tester for our Audit and Advice Team in Denmark. You will be joining a team of security specialists focused on (penetration) testing and advising to our clients as they rely on us to find vulnerabilities across network, application, mobile, cloud, wireless and other assessments. The benefit of being exposed to so many different situations is that we are constantly building our knowledge base and skillset while keeping up with the latest in the security field

As a Senior Penetration tester your main task is to perform penetration testing against many different types of applications and networks. In addition, you will have an opportunity to work with some very security minded clients. Your daily work will include (amongst others):
• Identify and exploit vulnerabilities in applications and networks.
• Document technical issues identified during security assessments utilizing standard CWE and CVSS classifications.
• Research emerging security topics and new attack vectors.
• Ensure we meet customer and project deadlines.
• Interact with customers in a collaborative consultative manner to deliver results, provide feedback and remediation
recommendations on penetration testing findings.
Your daily work will also include help developing our products to ensure the continuous quality of our products. This is a full-time position and location will be Copenhagen, Denmark

Are you the next Nixuan?

Excellent consultant skills are key for long term success. Previous work experience of at least 5 years in penetration testing or similar is important. The ideal candidate should master the Danish, as well as English language, spoken and written, as we have clients dispersed over Denmark, a driver’s license is key, traveling to international clients can be expected.
To be successful in this position you should have:
 Working knowledge of NIST.
 Experience with hacking tools, such as Metasploit, NMAP, Nessus, Kali Linux, Cobol Strike and Core Impact
 Previous experience with Penetration testing
 Experience with code analysis, malware analysis and data breach investigations
 Experience with Penetration testing with OWASP top 10
 One or more Security certification(s) such as CISSP and/or Penetration testing certifications, i.e.:
o Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)
o Offensive Security Certified Expert (OSCE)
o Offensive Security Wireless Professional (OSWP)
o Offensive Security Web Expert (OSWE)
o Penetration Tester (GPEN)
o Web Application Penetration Tester (GWAPT)
o Certified Incident Handler (GCIH)
o Certified Intrusion Analyst (GCIA)
We are looking for people who embrace our ways of working – always aiming for higher quality and finding new ways to improve ourselves and our performance. You are self-driven team player who is willing to learn new things and share your knowledge and experiences.

Why join Nixu?

Nixu is a place where you can find meaningful work, have fun, be inspired and respected. With us you will have the opportunity to gain experience from multiple areas of cybersecurity and business understanding of several industries.
At Nixu we believe in the culture of empowerment and we value professionalism in all its dimensions. Our organization model supports sharing knowledge, working and learning without unit barriers. We are all different, but equal.
We offer you the opportunity to work in a leading cyber security company where you find opportunities for professional development and means to balance professional challenges with your personal life.

Apply now!

We are waiting for your application! Please create your profile in our recruitment system and tell us why you would be a good match with us.

If you have further questions, please contact Thomas Wong, +45 31500115 or via email