Security Consultant

We’re looking for hacking enthusiasts with know-how and experience in application security and hacking techniques. The security consultant’s main responsibilities include performing manual penetration tests of mobile and web applications as well as security source code reviews alongside our senior and principal consultants. You’ll be located in our office in Singapore or at our clients’ site. This position is the perfect opportunity for aspiring hackers looking to gain real-world experience! 

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop strong working relationships with the Vantage Point team members and be able to work as part of the team.
  • Support senior and principal consultants in penetration testing and code review projects.
  • Articulate security findings to clients in a precise and technically accurate manner.
  • Reporting to the Offensive Security Managing Principal.
  • Work is performed within Singapore (with the option of working regionally).

Required Skillset

  • Unrelenting passion to discover vulnerabilities in cutting edge technologies.
  • Basic security knowledge about on or more of the following: iOS and Android applications, Web 2.0, IoT (ARM/MIPS), Wireless, Host Infrastructure.
  • Experience in using standard web application testing tools (e.g. BURP Proxy)
  • Basic understanding of programming languages
  • Strong command of the English language, both verbal and written.
  • Involvement in the local security community 

Desired Skillset

  • Software engineering background.
  • Bug Bounty/Hall of Fame participant.
  • Published white papers/ advisories or speaking engagements at Security Conferences.
  • Experience with security touchpoints in the SDLC such as architecture risk analysis, threat modelling, security requirement gathering.

General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communicators who are able to articulate themselves clearly both verbally and written.
  • Friendly and polite with human relation skills, negotiation and documentation ability.
  • Team skills, including the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships both internally as well as externally.

Education Requirements

  • Degree or formal education nice to have.

How to apply

Contact us via the web form, or write an email with your CV directly to our chief hacker Paul Craig: paul [at] vantagepoint [dot] sg.

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Senior Security Consultant

The senior security consultant’s responsibilities include performing penetration testing of; Mobile (iOS/Android) applications, Enterprise Web Applications, Network Design, Black Box Appliances and Desktop Applications. 

A successful candidate will demonstrate strong skills in manual penetration testing (without a reliance on automated tools) on a range of platforms and technologies, but most importantly they will have a passion/thirst for breaking technology and finding exploits.

General Duties and Responsibilities

  • Develop strong working relationships with the Vantage Point team members and be able to work as part of the team.
  • Perform Penetration Testing and Security Code Review work within Singapore (with the option of working regionally).
  • Articulate security findings to clients in a precise and technically accurate manner.
  • Conduct security research on new fields of innovation, exploitation and technological advancement both within Vantage Point and within the community.
  • Reporting to the Offensive Security Managing Principal.

Required Skillset

  • Unrelenting passion to discover vulnerabilities in cutting edge technologies.
  • Deep security knowledge of (one of the following) iOS and Android applications, Web 2.0, IoT (ARM/MIPS), Wireless, Host Infrastructure.
  • Strong command of the English language, both verbal and written.
  • Involvement in the local security community 

Desired Skillset

  • Software engineering background.
  • Experience with security touchpoints in the SDLC such as architecture risk analysis, threat modelling, security requirement gathering.
  • Experience with static and dyamic application security testing tools (Fortify, Checkmarx, etc)
  • Experience in conducting security research to discover new exploits or new methods of breaking technology.
  • Bug Bounty/Hall of Fame participant.
  • Published white papers/ advisories or speaking engagements at Security Conferences.
  • Personally “Googleable” with a reputation that precedes you.

General Knowledge, Skills and Abilities

  • Strong communicators who are able to articulate themselves clearly both verbally and written.
  • Friendly and polite with human relation skills, negotiation and documentation ability.
  • Team skills, including the ability to establish and maintain effective working relationships both internally as well as externally.

Education Requirements

  • 6+ years of technical experience doing hands-on Penetration Testing assignments.
  • Degree or formal education nice to have.

How to apply

Contact us via the web form, or write an email with your CV directly to our chief hacker Paul Craig: paul [at] vantagepoint [dot] sg.

CONTACT US