Project Manager- Pen Testing in Hoboken or NYC at Vaco

Date Posted: 11/22/2019

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Job Description

Vaco is a private-equity backed solutions company that provides consulting, managed services, staffing, and placement services globally. Established in 2002 by "Big 4" consulting veterans, Vaco now has over 40 offices and has worked with over 9,000 clients. We have over 6,000 consultants and been named to Inc. magazine's list of fastest-growing private companies for the past 12 years. Vaco offers boutique services with global reach.

The Vaco Cyber Security team's success relies on the trusted relationships built with our clients. We recognize the challenge organizations encounter improving security, restructuring operations and handling risk while maintaining compliance and keeping costs down. Our information security specialists work closely with organizations to provide the solutions that best match business and security objectives. As a member of the team, you will have the opportunity to utilize and expand your skills through client experience and industry training while collaborating with security professionals across industries. Our team provides the full spectrum of security services to clients including, Strategy & Advisory, Identity & Access Management, Cyber Security Operations, Managed Services, Governance, Risk, and Compliance.

Looking for an exciting career opportunity in Pen Testing? Instead of being another faceless resume, let Vaco advocate for you! Right now, we are looking to fill a position for our Pen Testing Team. With Vaco, you will have an advantage over your competition! Our information security practice maintains strong relationships with clients, connect your experience with the right consulting project-promoting your strengths to the manager while preparing you for that specific interview.

Our team will provide you with great insight about trends in the market - keeping you up to date on compensation expectations, opportunities to work on exciting, impactful projects, and opportunities for industry training and advancement. If you're an experienced, and you want to partner with the best, apply today!

Job Description

The client is in the process of enhancing Pen Testing capabilities in support of the Red Team Program. This team is responsible for discovering vulnerabilities, identifying where vulnerabilities are and working with stakeholders to drive the resolution of these findings. This will cover a broad range of work and is primarily focused on driving team engagements as well as being a key part of the engagements by interfacing and communicating with leadership throughout the company. The client will be using strategic partners with subject matter expertise in this area to ensure the highest quality solution for their needs.

On Site in Hoboken preferred, but open to Remote with travel for right candidate.

We are looking for a PM to:

• Plan, schedule and manage the lifecycle of penetration testing / red team engagements

• Drive internal processes for prioritization and resolution of vulnerability findings

• Coordinate across Information Security and the company to understand and support penetration efforts

• Deliver technical security testing across the following fields;

o Software/Web Application/Web Services penetration testing

o Network Penetration Testing

• Escalates key risks and issues to the Leadership

• Assist in the continual improvement of service methodologies, processes, rules of engagements

• Develop and maintain penetration testing metrics for senior leadership

• Ensure 3rd party security vendors and internal team members are achieving milestones and deliverables

• Import 3rd party penetration test results into internal Jira system

• Other duties as assigned by management