Senior Penetration Tester

Highly Competitive
  1. Permanent
  2. Switzerland
  3. Information Technology
Aargau, Switzerland
Posting date: 23 Nov 2023

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Proclinical are recruiting for a Senior Penetration Tester to join a consultancy. This role is on a permanent basis.


  • Handle and implement IT security assessments and penetration tests as well as web application penetration tests for e-banking solutions, web portals, etc.
  • Guide and implement red teaming engagements.
  • You will prepare audit reports which involves risk analysis, suggest measures ad presentation.
  • Evaluation of security architectures, ideas, policies and procedures.
  • Perform both phishing and awareness campaigns.
  • Manage further development of our services and the audit framework such as test programs/scripts.
  • Other duties may be assigned to this role.

Key Skills and Requirements:

  • Demonstrable experience in a penetration tester role.
  • Passionate about analysing, researching and developing innovative attack strategies and attack simulations.
  • Familiarity with red teaming engagements.
  • Expertise on common pentesting and red teaming tools, for example: Nmap, Burp, Nessus, Metasploit, etc.
  • Keen on direct customer contact.
  • Communication skills both verbally and in writing.
  • Able to produce audits in both English and German.
  • Acquaintance on phishing and awareness campaigns
  • Certifications in either OSCP or similar.
  • Prior involvement with Secure Code Review.
  • Know-how of Python.
  • Former involvement with penetration testing in OT settings.

If you are having difficulty in applying or if you have any questions, please contact Jana Van Zyl at +41 61 568 79 82.

Proclinical is a specialist employment agency and recruitment business, providing job opportunities within major pharmaceutical, biopharmaceutical, biotechnology and medical device companies.

Proclinical Staffing is an equal opportunity employer.