Junior Penetration Tester

Short company description

BIT SENTINEL is an information security company that aims to protect businesses against cyber threats by offering a variety of services including penetration testing, malware protection, cyber attacks recovery, 0day attacks mitigation, security audit, trainings and even preparing various competitions. For us working together to ensure a secure & brighter future is no longer a cliche, we enjoy to explore innovations and permanently developing towards testing new technologies. We believe that technology is essential for driving human progress, and we’re doing our best to bring it one step closer to secure.


Essential Requirements

  • Previous Experience in cyber security competitions such as UNbreakable Romania, ROCSC, ECSC, DCTF
  • Previous experience and a public profile in platforms such as CyberEDU, Hackthebox or TryHackMe
  • Passionate about the IT and Networking
  • You want to develop your Information Security & Penetration Testing skills
  • You are analytical and have an out of the box mindset
  • You like to spot trends but you also see the big picture
  • You have prioritization skills and keep a close eye on deadlines  
  • You communicate well to build relationship and grow trust
  • You are a team player
  • You are fluent in English

Good to have:

  • Basic knowledge of IT Security
  • Any IT Security certifications are a plus
  • Programming skills in Python, Ruby, PHP, NodeJS or Java are considered a plus
  • Professional certification is an advantage (OSCP, OSCE, GIAC CPEN, CREST CRT, CEH or equivalent)
  • Knowledge of information security standards such as ISO27001, PCI DSS, GDPR
  • Experience with systems development, systems administration and/or network administration


Key Responsibilities

In this role you will be given the chance to work & learn from professionals that focus on delivering the best cyber-security services for our clients.

You will learn:

  • How to execute a full penetration testing against web application
  • How to execute a full penetration testing against network perimeter
  • How to execute a full penetration testing against wireless infrastructure
  • Methods to bypass security protection mechanism
  • Architecture fundamentals, Buffer overflow, Heap Overflows, Shellcoding etc
  • Cryptography
  • Professional guide on Pentest Reporting

Other info

Besides providing cyber security services & advisory for companies from different sectors such as Fintech, Healthcare, Real Estate, Retail, Ecommerce, Online, Startups, Blockchain, Critical Infrastructures etc. we are also:

  • Creator and Maintainer of Cyberedu.ro, Next-gen hands-on trainings for students & cybersecurity professionals
  • Co-founder and tech lead of UNbreakable Romania
  • Technical coordinator for the National Phase & Selection of National Teams of European Cyber Security Challenge, one of the most important cybersecurity competitions from Europe
  • Developer & Technical Coordinator of Business Internet Security Threat Map, a technology developed by us for Orange Romania that presents the visualization from a high overview perspective of the data gathered from the Orange Romania Business Internet Security agents deployed across Romania
  • Involved as one of the key technical partners from the RESISTO project: an innovative solution for Communication CIs holistic situation awareness and enhanced resilience

How to contact us

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