Melbourne Penetration Tester

Melbourne Penetration Tester

Project X IT is a boutique technical services business, Melbourne CBD based, specialising in penetration testing and IT security services across all industries and segments.


Why join the Project X IT family?

Our company is passionate about forming honest, transparent and professional relationships with our clients.  Our approach attracts clients that want customer service with technical advice.  Our team provides the absolute best services and technical ability in- market.  We know how to balance commercial objectives with professionalism.  Our sales function knows how to manage expectations, so scoping is realistic for clients.  A true partnership model is what drives our actions daily. 


Project X IT culture

Our growing company offers long term opportunities for the right candidate(s).  With the ability to work autonomously and as a team member, our culture wants you to be part of organisational growth for years to come.  Flexible working arrangements around projects allows you to have a life and a career.  Do you want to minimise travel or commuting, or spend more time with family and friends?  If so, we want you to pursue what gives you joy in life while building a rewarding career at Project X IT.


Who are we looking for?

We are keen to speak with qualified professionals who have experience within the penetration testing space. The role will involve internal and external penetration testing, web application penetration testing, wireless penetration testing and mobile application penetration testing (iOS and Android) and social engineering. 

  • Network, web application, wireless and mobile application penetration testing

  • Conducting end-to-end security testing with clients,

  • Technical documentation and report writing

  • Ability to explain findings to non-technical professionals with the help of our sales team

  • Outstanding organisational and data analytics skills

  • A degree in computer security, computer science or equivalent

  • Recognised security testing certifications (OSCP, GIAC, CEH)

  • Penetration testing experience of systems across disciplines

  • Solid knowledge and experience of using a variety of penetration testing or threat modelling tools including open source and commercial mapping

  • IT policy drafting and reviewing (bonus)

  • Willingness to learn new skills

  • Active listening skills to ensure clients know we care


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Leon Rogers