EY Advisory, Risk, Cyber Security – Penetration Tester/Application Security Consultant in VI, Australia

Title: Advisory, Risk, Cyber Security – Penetration Tester/Application Security Consultant

Location: AU-VI-Melbourne

Job Number: MEL001NS


threats, social media, massive data storage, privacy requirements and

continuity of the business as usual require heavy information security

measures. As a Cyber Security Specialist, you will guide our clients to

strengthen their cyber defences. At EY, you will belong to an international

connected team of specialists helping our clients with their most complex

information security needs and contributing toward their business resilience.

In simple terms, you know how to use your deep technical experience and apply

that to a business where we need to battle risk and agility.

The opportunity

This is a

fantastic opportunity working with market leading specialists and working

collaboratively with our clients to

manage engagements and lead teams of resources. At EY we've built a team of

technically focused consultants in our global network of Advanced Security

Centres (ASCs). ASC professionals typically operate in a red team capacity

executing with advanced cybersecurity tools and techniques. Our Advanced

Security Centre (ASC) is a well-established, dedicated and vibrant team that is

designed to help our clients protect the confidentiality, integrity and

availability of their information.

Your key responsibilities

In your role as a Penetration

Tester/Application Security Consultant you will:

  • Be atrusted member of our Advanced Security Centre team

  • Executeand help manage technical IT Security testing engagements

  • Workeffectively as a self-managed team member; share responsibility, providesupport, maintain communication and update senior team members onengagement progress

  • Evolveyour skills to match cutting edge IT Security trends

  • Prepareclient reports and presentations to an exceptional standard

  • Contributeand assist with IT security staff recruitment, retention and developmentactivities

  • Understandand follow workplace policies and procedures

Skills and attributes for success

We’re looking for people with the

following experience:

  • A drive to build and grow yourtechnical IT security career to the next level

  • A methodical approach to attack andpenetration testing (above running automated tools)

  • Application security testing experience(in particular ASP.NET and Java technologies)

  • Mobile application securitytesting/development experience

  • Infrastructure security testingexperience

  • Wireless security testing experience

  • Source code analysis for securityvulnerabilities experience

  • Reverse engineering or malware analysisexperience

  • Threat Intelligence experience

  • Operational Technology/IndustrialControl Systems experience

  • Technical security operationsexperience

  • Working knowledge of network protocols

  • Network security:firewalls/routers/switches/VLANs

  • Administration experience in any of thefollowing:

  • Windows Active Directory Administration

  • Linux/Unix Administration

  • Database Administration

  • Knowledge of one or morescripting/programming languages (e.g. Python, Ruby, PHP, Java .NET, C, C#, etc)

  • Systems security skills in assessment,design, architecture, management and reporting


To qualify for the role you must have:

  • You'll have a minimum of 4 years ITSecurity or 2 year’s penetration testing experience

  • A Bachelors and/or post graduate degreein computer science, information systems, engineering, or a related major isadvantageous.

  • Strong project management, negotiationand interpersonal skills.

  • Advanced written and verbalcommunication skills and presentation skills.

  • You should hold or be willing to pursuerelated professional certifications such as the OSCP, SANS, CREST, MSCIPT, RHCEetc.

What we look for


interested in leaders with a genuine creative vision and the confidence to make

it happen. You can expect plenty of autonomy in this role, so you’ll also need

the ability to take initiative and seek out opportunities to improve our

current relationships and processes. If you’re serious about cyber and ready to

take on some of our clients’ most complex issues, this role is for you.

What working at EY offers


offer a competitive remuneration package where you’ll be rewarded for your

individual and team performance. Our comprehensive Total Rewards package

includes support for flexible working and career development, and with FlexEY

you can select benefits that suit your needs, covering holidays, health and

well-being, insurance, savings and a wide range of discounts, offers and

promotions. Plus, we offer:

  • Support and coaching from some of the mostengaging colleagues around

  • Opportunities to develop new skills andprogress your career

  • The freedom and flexibility to handle your rolein a way that’s right for you

EY is

committed to being an inclusive employer and we are happy to consider flexible

working arrangements. We strive to achieve the right balance for our people,

enabling us to deliver excellent client service whilst allowing you to build your

career without sacrificing your personal priorities. While our client-facing

professionals can be required to travel regularly, and at times be based at

client sites, our flexible working arrangements can help you to achieve a

lifestyle balance.

About EY

As a

global leader in assurance, tax, transaction and advisory services, we’re using

the finance products, expertise and systems we’ve developed to build a better working world. That starts with a culture that

believes in giving you the training, opportunities and creative freedom to make things better. Whenever you join, however long you stay, the exceptional EY experience lasts a lifetime. And

with a commitment to hiring and developing the most passionate people, we’ll

make our ambition to be the best employer by 2020 a reality.

If you can confidently demonstrate that you meet thecriteria above, please contact us as soon as possible.

Make your mark.

Apply now.

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