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Cyber Red Team Engineer (Specialist)


Equifax is where you can power your possible. If you want to achieve your true potential, chart new paths, develop new skills, collaborate with bright minds, and make a meaningful impact, we want to hear from you.

As a Cyber Red Team Engineer (Specialist), you will be in an individual contributor role responsible for supporting a global program by emulating real-world threats using threat actor tactics, techniques, and procedures with the goals of training and measuring the effectiveness of people, processes, and technology used to defend an environment. This position requires the ability to manage multiple complex engagements simultaneously.

As part of the Global Security organization, within Cyber Operations, the Red Team Operator will need to develop strong relationships within Security and with Technology globally in order to successfully execute the Red Team mission.

What you will do: 

  • Plan and execute complex Red & Purple Team events, penetration tests, and social engineering assessments

  • Participate in the design, implementation, and testing of Equifax security controls and sensors

  • Work directly with other Cybersecurity groups, including Threat Intelligence, to research, analyze, and investigate emerging threats

  • Develop an integrated training and simulation program to test and exercise Cybersecurity detection, response, and investigation capabilities

  • Develop strong relationships within Security and with IT leaders in responsible business units

  • Provide detailed reporting and accountability to Management, Audit, and other internal stakeholders to ensure identified risks are captured, prioritized, and addressed

  • Provide Audit and external client support as necessary

  • Plan, coordinate, and manage third-party, threat-based assessments

What Experience You Need

  • Required bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Cyber Security and Information Assurance or related field

  • Minimum of 7 years of experience performing in Cyber Security related roles

  • Minimum of 2 years experience with command and control frameworks such as Cobalt Strike and Sliver.

  • Experience implementing command and control framework customizations.

  • Understanding of MITRE ATT&CK framework.

  • Has worked  at least 1 year in Cloud based platform environments (Preferably Google or AWS).  

  • Understands  *NIX and Windows operating system functionality.

  • Experience working with basic networking fundamentals, e.g., IP, TCP, UDP

  • Additional programming language experience or at least familiarity that could include Go, Python, Ruby, etc.

  • Will be an enthusiast, “all things Cyber”, who attends trainings, conferences, home labs, etc

What could set you apart

  • Industry certifications: Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH) certification, GPEN (GIAC Penetration Tester), OSWE (Offensive Security Web Expert), Certified Red Team Operator, or Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) preferred.

  • Portfolio of software development projects, research, or documentation of implementing lab environments relating to information security

  • Experience automating cloud technologies via API call

To adhere to our corporate location policies, this resource will be required to be local to the surrounding Atlanta, GA / St. Louis, MO and/or Reston, VA areas (or will be relocating). You are required to adhere to our Return To Office (RTO) / weekly onsite requirements (Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday). This individual can sit in one of the three locations mentioned.



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.

Are you ready to power your possible? Apply today, and get started on a path toward an exciting new career at Equifax, where you can make a difference!

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. 

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity Employer. 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.

Working at Equifax

We believe in a growth mindset. At Equifax, this includes providing our employees opportunities to perform at their best and learn new skills along the way to inspire and build fulfilling careers. Watch our video to learn more about how you can power your possible! 

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