Test Lead - Security / Application Testing

Test Lead - Security / Application Testing
  • £500 - £650 per Day
  • Contract
  • Guildford / Remote, Surrey, England, UK GU1 4UW Guildford / Remote Surrey GBR GU1 4UW
Job Ref: 50213551
Sector: Testing & QA
Date Added: 10 June 2021

Test Lead - Security / Application Testing - Inside IR35

Our client, a leading company in their sector, are looking to hire a Test Lead with hands on experience to work within the Information Security team of the business, to join the company on a contract basis and for a remote start.

Your role in this position will be focused around leading a team in security and penetration testing, and engaging with stakeholders.

Your Main Duties:

  • Management and leadership of a small team of subject matter experts in the delivery of security testing and vulnerability management across the business.
  • Coordination with third party providers and internal stakeholders to deliver technical security control assessments, including penetration testing, vulnerability scanning, application security scanning and firewall reviews in safe manner within an enterprise environment.
  • Lead the team and be responsible for facilitating the execution of security tests and vulnerability scans using DAST, SAST and vulnerability scanning tooling.

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience leading a team of Security professionals is required.
  • Experience in Application Security testing (across desktop, mobile and web applications), secure design and development principles and knowledge of common vulnerabilities (OWASP) is required
  • Experience of Scaled Agile Transformation and Cloud technologies is desirable, but not essential.
  • Able to translate Information Security and IT risk language into business language
  • Able to build and maintain relationships and influence key stakeholders across the business

The following qualification are desirable, but not essential:

Certification such as CISSP,CISM,CRISC, CEH or willingness to work towards these

If you feel your skills and experience would make you a good fit for this role, please feel free to apply!

We are an equal opportunities employer and welcome applications from all suitably qualified persons regardless of their race, sex, disability, religion/belief, sexual orientation, gender reassignment, marriage and civil partnerships, pregnancy or maternity or age

10/07/2021 14:10:27
GBP 500 650 Day
Contact Consultant:
Tom Vigors

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