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SureCloud has an exciting opportunity for a Security Consultant/Penetration Tester. The successful candidate will be client-facing, delivering consultancy to clients throughout the UK and Europe.

Job Description

This role will be heavily client focused, so excellent customer-facing skills are a must. You will be expected to conduct, deliver and report on penetration testing activities (Internal, Perimeter and Web Application) – all using SureCloud’s state of the art Penetration Test Management and GRC Cloud Platform. The position is home-based with travel to client sites as and when required. Working hours will be 9 am to 5:30 pm Monday to Friday. As is the nature of IT, you may be required on occasion to work outside of these core hours. SureCloud is an equal opportunities employer. 25 days annual leave.

Required Skill Set

  • Minimum 2 years’ experience in a technical role (preferably as a Penetration Tester).
  • Experience with penetration testing tools and techniques.
  • Consultative approach to work – customer focused, willing to take ownership of tasks through to completion.
  • Web Application level testing experience/knowledge.
  • Knowledge of how modern web applications are designed, developed and deployed across a range of platforms.
  • Networking knowledge and experience.
  • A good understanding of IT Security practices and principles.
  • Familiarity with the Open Web Application Security Project (OWASP).
  • Ability to train and work with end-users throughout the development of a working relationship.
  • A full clean driving license with use of a vehicle.

Desired Skill Set

CHECK Team Member/CREST Register Tester or TigerScheme Qualified Security Team Member. Other Industry relevant qualifications such as CEH / CSTP / OSCP / OSCE etc. Due the nature of the role, certain client sites require UK Security Clearance; therefore the ability to obtain UK security clearance is therefore highly desirable. Testing experience/knowledge of native and mobile applications as well as common API architectures. Network infrastructure level testing experience/knowledge. Programming knowledge/experience would be beneficial. Security industry relevant experience (PCI DSS, ISO 27001, PSN CoCo etc).

About SureCloud

SureCloud also offers a wide range of Cybersecurity testing and assurance services, where we stay with you throughout the entire test life-cycle from scoping through to vulnerability discovery and remediation. Certified by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) & CREST and delivered using the innovative Pentest-as-a-Service (underpinned by a highly configurable technology platform), SureCloud acts as an extension of your in-house security team and ensures you have everything you need to improve your risk posture.

How to Apply

Please send an email with your CV and any questions to There is plenty of opportunity for career development within SureCloud and you will be joining at a very exciting growth period.

Apply for the role!