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Senior Penetration Tester

Job Location: DC, DC - Washington

Regional Description: Southeast

Job Number: 00356018


- Job description

 ·         Organization: Operations Growth Platform

·         Location:  Location Negotiable



Successful candidates will be joining a team of industry experts who are driven by a strong desire to push the envelope as it relates to security research, innovation and providing our clients with simulated cyber attacks of the type which they have not been previously exposed. In addition to involvement in day-to-day client activities, FusionX team members are expected and must have the ability to proactively contribute to company research projects, including vulnerability research and exploit development activities. FusionX team members are typically allocated 25% of their time to support these efforts.

As a member of our highly talented services team, you will be given the opportunity to execute simulated attacks in a variety of customer settings, including the digital assets of high net worth individuals, some of the nation’s most critical infrastructures and largest financial institutions. We strive to maintain a positive working environment of highly skilled, confident, experienced security professionals who continually learn from one another and develop together as one of the industries more formidable security assessment teams.




Job Description


Familiar with common internet protocol (IP) packet structures 

Understanding of application design principals 

Knowledge of web application exploitation methodologies 

Ability to independently research new vulnerabilities in software products 

Familiar with fundamentals of software exploitation on modern operating systems 

Current knowledge of common threats as they relate to specific industries 

Ability to read: C, C++, C#, Objective C, PHP, Java, X86 ASM 

Fundamental understanding of OS internals, memory allocators etc 

 Must have the ability to perform targeted penetration tests without use of automated tools 

Knowledge of IDS/IPS/HIDS/HIPS evasion techniques 

Excellent written skills, articulating highly technical topics to a wide range of audiences 

Good organizational and inter-personal skills communicating with clients 


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  • Desired Skills: 


    Experience scoping engagements and developing technical proposals 

    Experience developing C, C++, PHP+, MySQL, Java 

    Experience reverse engineering of malware, disk and memory forensics


    Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture (i.e., H1-B visa, F-1 visa (OPT), TN visa or any other non-immigrant status).

    Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.

    Accenture is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.

    Equal Employment Opportunity
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    Accenture is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. 



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