Security Engineer – Penetration Test Engineer

  • €85000 - €95000
  • Permanent
  • Dublin West

Security Engineer – Penetration Test Engineer

Job Description

Thriving SaaS organisation based in Dublin City is seeking a Penetration Test Engineer to join an exciting team and fulfil a high-demand service. The individual will perform penetration testing for the in-house developed applications to discover security vulnerabilities and weaknesses and provide remediation recommendations. The team is looking for an experienced tester with a willingness to share knowledge and work with the team to enhance the security posture of the organisations applications and systems.


  • Perform white and black box testing of in-house applications and systems with a variety of commercial and opensource tools
  • Create detailed reports on findings and recommendations after testing is complete and present to stakeholders
  • Stay up-to-date in current tools, techniques, and vulnerabilities to incorporate into testing practices

Key Essential Skills/Qualifications

  • 2-3 years experience with penetration testing
  • Demonstrable knowledge and experience of:
    • Common attack techniques for web, mobile and services.
    • Common application testing tools including, but not limited to Burp, SQL Map etc
    • OWASP Top 10 iPhone and Android application pen testing
    • Pen testing in Agile and/or Extreme development environments
  • Ability to write scripts/tools to assist in testing
  • Experience testing/analyzing applications and networks
  • Understanding of encryption technologies.
  • Understanding of common network protocols
  • Working knowledge with various operating systems
  • Ability to relay detailed technical concepts to a broad range of audiences, via written reports and presentations.
  • Passion for continuous learning, growth, and tinkering
  • CISSP, GPEN, GWAPT, OSCP, and/or other industry certification is desired but not required.


Salary / Remuneration: EUR €85,000 – €95,000

Benefits: Heath Care, Dental Plan, Pension  

For more information contact Conor Foster confidentially on +353 1 649 8506 or email your CV

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