Post Mon Oct 26, 2009 6:32 pm

Redspin is hiring Web Application Penetration Testers

Redspin, Inc., ( a national IT security auditing firm based in Carpinteria, CA, is looking for full time individuals to support growth in our security auditing practice.

Work Environment:

· This is a hands-on technical job that requires strong written and verbal communication, problem solving and customer-handling skills

· Working in ambiguous and/or undefined situations

· Opportunities for independent research, tool development, and improving our testing methodology

· Comfortable with compiling and running tools in a Unix environment

· Clients include financial services firms - a background security check and credit checks are required*

· Office Location: Carpinteria, CA

· 20% travel

· Relaxed, start-up-like environment

Job Requirements:

· At least one area of strong technical experience, in: web app testing, source code review, secure web development.

· Must have operational knowledge of information technology infrastructure, operating systems (Unix and Windows) and networking (TCP/IP, Ethernet).

· Commitment to continuous improvement of audit processes and practices

Relevant Security Experience:

Penetration testing, web application testing, OWASP, prior scripting/coding experience is a plus.  This requires the ability to think holistically and identify areas of risk within an IT environment.


4 Yr. technical degree preferred but not necessarily required for someone with a strong technical background. CISSP and/or SANS certifications would be beneficial. 0-3 years of security experience desired.

Full-Time Benefits:

· 20 Days Paid Time Off – Annually

· 401K / Profit Sharing / Stock Options

· Medical / Dental / Fitness Program

· Competitive Salary commensurate with experience

Contact Information:

Send resumes and letters of interest to Marina Martinez

*Please note: A pre-employment background security check and credit check will be conducted.

Redspin, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer.