Cyber Security Researchers (All levels)

Location UK / Belfast

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £30000 - 40000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1367115

 Job Description

Our client is a global leader in open source software security and they are currently recruiting for a Cyber Security Researchers at all levels from Junior right through to Senior for their team in Belfast.

You will work in a team of highly motivated security researchers focused on identifying and analysing disclosed vulnerabilities in open source projects and developing remediation strategies for those vulnerabilities.

Security Researchers can come from all sorts of backgrounds including Software Development, DevOps and security testing. The most important requirement however is a tangible passion for cyber security.

Whether you are just starting out in your cyber security career or you are a seasoned software professional with strong knowledge of cyber security, this is a fantastic opportunity to work with a global leader in open source software security

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Perform vulnerability analysis on open source code
  • Document security tools and associated systems
  • Perform security research activities on both known and unknown vulnerabilities

Skills & Experience:

  • Knowledge of various operating systems
  • Ability to perform penetration testing
  • Scripting experience (Python /Perl/Java/Ruby etc)
  • Knowledge of detection & protection technologies
  • Awareness of KillChain model
  • Solid understanding of existing threats and remediation strategies
  • Knowledge of various testing techniques including static & dynamic analysis, fuzzing
  • Demonstrated understanding of the Secure Development Lifecycle (security requirements, threat modelling, attack surface analysis)

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