Penetration Tester (Mid-Senior)

Job Description

Security Consultant/ Penetration Tester | CREST/ CHECK/ OSCP| Edinburgh – Mid to Senior.

Adeptis Group are currently looking for skilled penetration testers who want to work for a consultancy at the cutting edge of information security.

A company who empower consultants to utilize all of their technical ability on engagements, be creative and really get into the mindset of an attacker in order to find vulnerabilities that others simply can’t. They are passionate about developing staff, through the provision of continuous training and development opportunities. Priding themselves on their flexible and social working environment

The Role:

working as a security consultant, you will have the opportunity to build upon an existing knowledge of information security and penetration testing. Consultants will generally hold the CREST CRT or CHECK Team Member qualifications, or if coming from a non-penetration testing background, be able to demonstrate an equivalent level of technical expertise. This role will be based from their office in Edinburgh with travel to client site where necessary.

What We Are Looking For:

  • An understanding and application of a range of manual penetration testing techniques
  • The ability to apply testing methodologies to find a range of system vulnerabilities such as web applications, network infrastructure, and mobile applications
  • Developing skills and knowledge in new areas of technical information security, and progress towards industry qualifications such as CREST
  • the ability to work independently on projects, liaising with other testers, clients, and others where necessary
  • Experience writing reports and technical documentation to a client-presentable standard


qualifications are not essential, though hold any of the below would be advantageous:

  • Check Team Member (CTM)
  • Crest Registered Tester (CRT)
  • Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP)

Benefits and Bonuses:

  • 25 days annual leave, option to buy up to 5 extra days
  • company pension scheme, contributory of up to 8%
  • company share plan
  • numerous voluntary benefits including Cycle to Work Scheme, Childcare Voucher Scheme, Season Ticket Loan
  • free eye tests and sabbatical options

This is a great opportunity to for a consultancy at the top of their game, who can offer the ideal work environment for development and grow.

Candidates will be shortlisted by the end of next week.

For more information, please call Ryan Virani at Adeptis Group on +44 (0) 1273 855 350

Please apply via the link or send your CV to r.virani(at)

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