CND Auditor / Pen Tester

MacAulayBrown   •  

San Antonio, TX

Industry: Software


Less than 5 years

Posted 297 days ago

This job is no longer available.


This position involves a blending of several disciplines to include, but not limited, penetration testing, reverse engineering, malware analysis and code/script development. Provide analysis, evaluation, and identification of vulnerabilities in software applications, operating systems, and/or tools.  Provide penetration testing, identification of zero days or potential attack vectors against cyber assets. As a minimum, this position requires a demonstrated ability to reverse engineer executables to identify flaws and create and operationally test exploits to take advantage of an identified vulnerability or zero days. 


  • Bachlor's Degree in Computer Science or related field
  • 2 to 5 years of experiences as a CND Auditor/Pen Tester
  • Must have a TS/SCI Clearance
  • Knowledge of:
    • Application vulnerabilities;
    • Basic system, Network, and OS hardening techniques;
    • Certified ethical hacking principles and techniques; 
    • Data backup and restoration concepts;
    • Networkarchitecture concepts including topology, protocols, and components;
    • Networksecurityarchitecture, including the application of Defense-In-Depth principles; 
    • Network traffic analysis methods;
    • OSI model and underlying networking protocols (e.g. TCP/IP);
    • Penetration testing tools and techniques (e.g. metasploit, neosploit, etc.);
    • Programming language structures and logic; 
    • Relevant laws, legal authorities, restrictions, and regulations pertaining to CND activities;
    • System administration concepts for Unix/Linux and/or Windows operating systems;
    • The common networking protocols, services (e.g., web, mail, DNS), and how they interact to provide network communications;
    • What constitutes a “threat” to a network.