CSW Discovers its 50th Zero Day!

Penetration Tester Associate

Education : Undergraduate degree in Information Security, Computer Science, Computer Engineering, related fields, or equivalent experience

Experience : Recent College Graduate

Location : New Mexico

No of Positions : 2

What you will do

  • Perform application/network penetration testing, vulnerability assessments, and source code reviews.
  • Profile an application/network, identify threats, and develop test cases to target identified threats.
  • Identify and exploit vulnerabilities in applications and networks. Ability to correlate different threats like Ransomware, APT groups, Malware, Exploit Kits, etc.
  • Manage project timelines, deadlines, and expectations – including client interactions
  • Prepare reports documenting identified issues based on internal templates.
  • Interact with global clients to deliver results, provide feedback, and remediation recommendations on findings.
  • Research emerging security topics and new attack vectors
  • Perform and review the hardening of the systems and network devices.


  • Proficient in python development.
  • Oral and written communication skills.

What you will learn in this position

  • Global communication skills
  • Critical thinking
  • Technical aptitude across a broad set of tools and environments
  • OSCP, CEH, CompTIA Pentest+, or any equivalent security certifications
  • Learn how to use tools such as Acunetix, Netsparker, Burp Suite, SQL Map, Nessus, Qualys, Nexpose, Nmap, Metasploit, etc

OPT Candidates are encouraged.