Date Posted

July 11, 2024


United States

Job Type

Customer Contract


Masters Degree





Tax Terms

C2C, W-2, 1099


12 months

Job Description

Job Title: Penetration Tester
Location: Remote
Company Overview:
Pulivarthi Group is a premier global provider of staffing and IT technology solutions, renowned for delivering exceptional services tailored to each client's unique needs. With a steadfast commitment to excellence, we merge expertise with innovation, ensuring cost-effective solutions of the highest quality. Our diverse client base spans healthcare, finance, government, and beyond, reflecting our adaptability and proficiency across industries. Operating in the United States, Canada, and Mexico, we pride ourselves on aligning with clients' cultures, deploying top-tier talent, and utilizing cutting-edge technologies. Pulivarthi Group stands as a beacon of reliability, efficiency, and innovation in the realm of staffing solutions.
Job Overview:
As a senior member of the enterprise penetration testing team, this role will be responsible for conducting application and infrastructure penetration tests and red teaming engagements to help strengthen the security of our perimeter and internal-facing assets.
Conduct advanced penetration tests on web applications, mobile applications, network infrastructure, and cloud environments.
Perform regular risk-based and intelligence-led penetration tests on public-facing and perimeter assets.
Collaborate with SOC, VM, and other stakeholder teams to uncover and verify security weaknesses.
Develop, plan, and execute detailed Red Teaming engagements.
Assist in scoping, executing, and peer reviewing prospective change and operational assurance penetration testing engagements.
Understand and safely use various penetration testing tools and, when appropriate, emulate hacker tactics, techniques, and procedures.
Participate and contribute to risk assessment and threat modeling sessions to support security initiatives.
Develop scripts, tools, or methodologies to enhance Pulivarthi Group's penetration testing processes.
Develop comprehensive and accurate reports and presentations for various consumers of penetration testing results.
Keep up with the latest cybersecurity threats, vulnerabilities, and trends.
Mentor and train junior team members and share knowledge and best practices.
Bachelor's degree in computer science, information security, or a related field.
At least 5-7 years of experience in penetration testing and red teaming.
Advanced knowledge of penetration testing methodologies, tools, and frameworks such as Kali, Metasploit, Burp, Frida, and others.
Experience with cloud environments (Google Cloud Platform, Azure, AWS), web and mobile applications.
In-depth understanding of network protocols, operating systems, and application technologies.
Strong knowledge of tools used for wireless, web application, and network security testing.
Thorough understanding of network protocols, data on the wire, and covert channels.
Solid understanding of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems, including bash and PowerShell.
Demonstrated ability to work independently or as part of a team.
Shell scripting or automation of simple tasks using Perl, Python, or Ruby.
Relevant certifications such as OSCP, OSCE, OSWE, GIAC, GPEN or equivalent are highly desired.
Primary Skills:
Penetration testing methodologies, tools, and frameworks.
Cloud environments (Google Cloud Platform, Azure, AWS).
Web and mobile applications.
Network protocols, operating systems, and application technologies.
Shell scripting or automation using Perl, Python, or Ruby.
Secondary Skills:
Offensive security certifications.
Experience with enterprise architecture and technologies.
Understanding of methods to secure microservices and APIs.
Knowledge of networking, systems, and storage concepts in cloud environments.
Team player with strong problem-solving skills.
Experience in mentoring and training junior team members.
Equal Opportunity Statement:
Pulivarthi Group is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to building a diverse and inclusive culture and celebrate authenticity. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, marital status, disability, protected veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristics.