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Web Application Penetration Tester


Job Summary 

Equifax is looking for a  Web Application Penetration tester who can identify, exploit, and communicate application and network layer risks including development of mitigation or remediation strategies This person must be willing to work from any 1 of our office locations  in Saint Louis, MO, Reston, VA or Alpharetta, GA.



What You’ll Do : 

  • Responsible for supporting a global program to identify, exploit, and communicate application and network layer risks including development of mitigation or remediation strategies.

  • Plan and execute Penetration Testing and Assessment exercises including leading or participating in Red/Blue team testing exercises.

  • Lead and manage one or more engagements and projects simultaneously.

  • Develop strong relationships within Security and with IT leaders in responsible business units in order to successfully execute security assessments and penetration testing.

  • Collaborate on integration efforts within Security and with IT partners.

  • Perform management and internal client reporting to ensure risks are captured and prioritized as necessary.


What experience you’ll need:

  • BS degree in Computer Science or related or equivalent job experience 

  • 6+ yrs of overall IT experience as System admin, Network admin, or developer

  • At least 4 yrs  years of experience in  information  security 

  • 1- 2 years of experience penetration testing web applications and API’s using 

  • 1- 2 years of experience using Burp Suite Pro or equivalent application (e.g. ZAP)


What could set you apart: 

  • Ability to collaborate with development teams to perform pen testing and provide recommendations on remediations

  • Development background ( Python, Java)

  • Strong communication and writing skills

  • Ability to work independently

  • Ability to explain technical concepts at different levels


We offer comprehensive compensation and healthcare packages, 401k matching, paid time off, and organizational growth potential through our online learning platform with guided career tracks.


If this sounds like somewhere you want to work, don’t delay, apply today - we’re looking for you!


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.







Who is Equifax? 

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​ 

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best. 

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