Penetration Tester / Security Consultant

With a minimum of 3 years testing, you'll be looking for a fully engaged role.

COGNISYS GROUP are looking for:

An enthusiastic, dedicated and driven Penetration Tester, to join our small, but rapidly growing security team in Halifax.

Our dynamic Security Team has a deep technical knowledge and understanding of Penetration Testing. This could be an opportunity for you to make an impact, while developing your skills in an environment that will develop you technically and personally.

The role is challenging and varied, providing a range of security testing services to our client base. There will be some on-site work, however much of it can be performed remotely, using our innovative toolset and industry leading testing solutions.

Brief Overview


  • Network penetration

  • Web application testing

  • Wireless network assessments,

  • Occasional social-engineering assessments


  • Scripts

  • Tools,

  • Methodologies to facilitate customised testing.

Role requirements

  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience as a Penetration Tester

  • Experience of Infrastructure, Web Application and Vulnerability Testing

  • Familiarity with application vulnerability assessment tools (e.g. Burp Suite)

  • Experience in both internal and external testing

  • Expert communication skills

  • Experience working in the fast-paced high-pressure environment

  • Valid work permit to work from UK

  • Industry Certifications like OSCP, CRT is a bonus

What's on Offer.


Company Pension Scheme

22 days holiday per annum

Performance bonus

The chance to be part of a dynamic and growing business in a fast-growing Cyber Security sector

Small, friendly, encouraging work team.

Opportunity for career growth.



Apply direct to

Please enclose a covering letter/CV

Closing date 14th October 2020


University Business Centre

Piece Mill



t: 01422 416000  


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