Penetration Tester - Jr.

Ashburn, VA

Full Time Entry-level / Junior Clearance required
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Posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description:

XOR Security is currently seeking several Junior Penetration Testers to support an Agency-level SOC. 

To ensure the integrity, security, and resiliency of critical operations, we are seeking candidates with diverse backgrounds in cyber security systems operations, analysis and incident response. Strong written and verbal communications skills are a must along.

***Regular Day Shift - Non Shift work


  • Bachelors’ degree from an accredited college in a related discipline, or equivalent experience/combined education, with 3 to 6 years of professional experience; or 1 to 3 years of professional experience with a Masters’ degree.

  • Must have a Secret Clearance. In addition to specific security clearance requirements all Department of Homeland Security CBP SOC employees are required to have or be able to favorably pass a 5 year (BI) Background Investigation.

  • 1 years in Pen Testing and Vulnerability Assessment

  • 3 years of professional experience in incident detection and response, malware analysis, or cyber forensics.

Experience with any three of the seven tools listed below:
• Kali Linux
• Metaspoilt
• Burp suite
• Cobalt Strike
• Tenable Nessus
• Web Inspect
• Scuba
• Appdetective

Must have one of the following Certifications:

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform internal and external pentest against systems to determine vulnerabilities and offer mitigation strategies.
  • Perform web app pentests
  • Perform vulnerability risk assessment
  • Perform physical pentests and social engineering
  • Perform cyber incident response as needed for programs

Closing Statement:

XOR Security offers a very competitive benefits package including health insurance coverage from the first day of employment, 401k with a vested company match, vacation and supplemental insurance benefits.

XOR Security is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE). M/F/D/V.

Citizenship Clearance Requirement
Applicants selected may be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements - US CITIZENSHIP and a SECRET CLEARANCE.


Job tags: Burp Suite CISSP Clearance Cobalt Strike Forensics GPEN GXPN Incident response Kali Linux Malware Nessus OSCE OSCP OSEE Penetration Tester Pen testing Risk assessment SANS Security Clearance Vulnerabilities
Job region(s): North America
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