ARMA-Global is seeking a self-starter Penetration Tester to participate as a member of an integrated government/contractor team of technical and functional experts in the conduct of cybersecurity at USSOCOM. The office monitors USSOCOM networks and systems for cyber threats and works with stakeholders to mitigate and remediate identified cyber vulnerabilities. This position will:
Analyze organization's cyber defense policies and configurations and evaluate compliance with regulations and organizational directives.
Perform reconnaissance & identify assets that might be a target for exploitation
Utilize scanning tools to identify vulnerable assets
Gain access via networks, operating systems or one (or more) applications
Identify tools that permit the attacker to return undetected
Identify activities undertaken by an attacker to hide (mask) the activities associated with the compromise
Run automated security tools and perform manual testing against environment to identify areas of risk
Prepare and deliver briefings and reports to stakeholders
Identify new threat TTP and signatures used by cyber threat actors
Conduct studies and make recommendations to identify cyber threats, threat vectors, threat actors, and threat trends
If you have a passion for assisting in the execution of a Special Operations classified contract environment and looking for an exciting opportunity, we look forward to hearing from you.
Bachelor's Degree or Equivalent 10-15 years of experience or a combination of experience and education. Numerous years of support to military / US Government customer desired.
Experience with vulnerability management and penetration testing tools (e.g., Core Impact, Kali Linux, Nmap, Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, Nexpose, OVAL, SCAP, etc.)
Understanding of network protocols (e.g., TCP, UDP, IP, network stacks), and cryptography (MDx, SHA, DES, AES)
Understanding of exploit mitigation techniques (e.g., DEP and ASLR)
Thorough understanding of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems
CEH, LPT, GPEN, GXPN, or OSCP certification
Must meet 8570 requirement
For more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology has served as a trusted provider of information technology, systems engineering, training and professional services to customers across federal, state, and local governments, and in the commercial sector. Over 40,000 GDIT professionals deliver enterprise solutions, manage mission-critical IT programs and provide mission support services worldwide. GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.