Information/Cyber Security

Security Consultant_TVA


Locus Recruiting

Security Consultant_TVA Remote, Remote
120000 – 150000 per Year

We are a nimble, experienced recruiting team specializing in information security, cloud computing, and networking and infrastructure. We are determined to find the best possible solutions for companies in search of top talent, while offering job candidates an expedited, precise recruiting process.

Locus is focused on supporting the goals of both our clients as well as the candidate community to offer an experience that supports and stimulates the growth of our stakeholders. We take a full hands-on approach with our process, understanding our clients and candidates needs in order to find each the right fit from a skillset and a cultural perspective.

Security Consultant/ PEN Testing

Title: Security Consultant

Department: Threat and Vulnerability

Classification: Full-time, Exempt

Reports to: Director Security Services

Location: Remote


  • Work with client and internal teams to obtain business requirements, build implementation plans and implement technical solutions
  • Evaluate technology tools and develop knowledge to deliver assigned duties
  • Maintain and proactively manage utilization target assigned by leadership
  • Ensure accurate project time reporting and accountability to project tasks
  • Continuously improve our work product and process through project execution experience
  • Participate in client facing technology and/or project related discussions, occasionally lead them
  • Receive technical mentoring by a senior member of the team; provide mentoring to peers



  • A bachelor’s degree in CS, Math, Engineering, MIS, CIS or related field is preferred
  • Network penetration testing and manipulation of network infrastructure
  • Mobile and/or web application assessments
  • social-engineering assessments
  • Shell scripting or automation of simple tasks using Perl, Python, or Ruby
  • Developing, extending, or modifying exploits, shellcode or exploit tools
  • Reverse engineering malware, dat, or ciphers
  • Strong knowledge of tools used for wireless, web application, and network security testing
  • Understanding of network protocols, data on the wire, and covert channels
  • Understanding of Unix/Linux/Mac/Windows operating systems, including bash and Powershell
  • Experience with Cybersecurity defenses, including Intrusion Prevention System (IPS), Intrusion Detection System (IDS), Firewalls, and Security Information and Event Management (SIEM)
  • One or more of the following security certifications preferred: CISSP, OSCP, GSEC, GPEN, GCFW, GWAPT, GAWN

Locus Recruiting is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified candidates will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. Locus Recruiting will consider for employment, on a case by case basis

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