Job Overview

Head of Penetration Testing

Location: City of London, London Salary: £90,000 - £100,000
Type: Permanent Contact: Avtar Sandhu
Posted: 10 months ago

A global player within the Financial Services world is looking to expand its senior team within Cyber Security / Testing, the client operates in over 100 countries, HQ in London and has over 50,000 employees globally.

The Security Testing practice is looking for a smart, energetic and motivated individual with natural leadership abilities to manage engagements, to meet client requirements and be responsible for the profitability and financial performance of projects. In general, a Director has responsibilities including leading and delivering engagements, developing client relationships, and mentoring team members.

You will:

  • Manage and develop existing client accounts and relationships
  • Deliver and/or oversee the delivery of technical security testing projects
  • Engage in new business development activities, such as scoping work and writing Statements of Work (SOWs) in support of the sales team
  • Perform project management of penetration testing, security code review, and security design and architecture engagements
  • Provide quality assurance and technical review of client deliverables and internal documentation
  • Assist Solutions Delivery on client requirements. Perform final review of client deliverables.
  • Assist with internal business operations such as recruiting, service line development and process improvement


  • CREST Certified Tester (CCT) or equivalent certification, or equivalent demonstrable technical security experience
  • Experience with scoping, writing SOWs, and client/project management
  • Proven track record of performing and managing application and network vulnerability assessments
  • Capable of delivering as a technical lead on application and network security assessments
  • Excellent teaming and communication skills (both written and verbal)
If you are interested in this role, please apply below or contact me for more information.

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