Info-Assure is looking to recruit MSc Information Security Graduate Trainee to progress a career within the Info-Assure Security Testing Team.
Info-Assure is a leading independent European provider of cyber security and information assurance services and a member of the Crest (pen testing, STAR and CSIR) & CESG (CLAS, CHECK, CAS-T & CTAS Schemes) and a PCI DSS QSA.
We can offer an excellent training programme, career progression, and a good starting package, plus the opportunity to work on a wide variety of exciting projects as part of a talented supportive team.
In order to be considered for this role you must:
Â·Have MSc in information security (or have other related degree)
Â·A genuine passion and interest for cyber security penetration testing
Â·Attention to detail, a sense of pro-activeness (whilst you will be provided with excellent mentoring and training, in order to be successful in such a career you will also need to spend a lot of time self studying and practicing in our labs in order to maintain awareness of new vulnerabilities and exploit techniques), and the ability to quickly pick up new concepts
Â·Have good people skills, be dependable and be capable of working as part of team
It is expected that you will already have (based on your studies and home lab equipment, interest in the subject, and any internship and part-time work experience):
Â·A good understanding of networking and operating systems
Â·An understanding of basic web application and infrastructure vulnerabilities
Â·An understanding of basic security testing tools as their use
Successful candidates will be mentored as part of their role and will ultimately be expected to progress through Crest/TIGER Scheme certifications and ultimately become senior team members and CHECK Team Leaders and also work as part of the cyber incident response team.
Due to the nature of the work we do as an organisation you will need to be capable of holding UK Government Clearance to SC level.
If you are serious about a career in cyber security and security testing and meet the requirements, then this is the ideal opportunity.
The starting package will include Â£25,000 base, Â£5,000 utilisation bonus*, plus good benefits package including private health care.
If you are interested in this role then please send an up-to-date CV and covering letter explaining why you suit this role.
Note: No recruitment agencies
*Utilisation bonus applies after passing probation period
Contact: Martin Walsham