Lead Specialist Security Testing- Penetration Test...

Lead Specialist Security Testing- Penetration Testing/AppSec

  • Location BENTONVILLE, AR
  • Career Area Cybersecurity
  • Job Function Cybersecurity
  • Employment Type Full Time
  • Position Type Salary
  • Requisition 1037648BR

What you'll do at

The Lead Specialist, Security Testing, is an experienced and well-rounded penetration tester, belonging to Walmart’s Information Security team, protecting the globally distributed information assets of the world’s largest company through specialized security testing. This person is a persistent and resourceful security practitioner with a knack for finding vulnerabilities, practices a persistent approach for proving exploitable findings and possesses a steadfast willingness to collaborate with some of the brightest security professionals.

• Performs application, web, mobile and network penetration tests using both automated and manual techniques
• Identifies and exploits vulnerabilities in commercial, open source, custom software applications and infrastructure across one of the world’s largest networks
• Composes test reports and records vulnerability data according to Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) processes
• Effectively communicating with others both verbally and in writing
• Effectively delivers technical debriefs to stakeholders including technical staff, stakeholders and leaders
• Consistently learns the latest and most advanced security testing techniques, development tools, and frameworks
• Proactively and consistently shares technical knowledge with others
• Maintains testing tools, hardware, and equipment creating new tools where appropriate
• Collaborates with the Red and Blue teams to enhance Walmart’s security posture
• Develops scripts, tools, methodologies and best practices to improve team capabilities
• Demonstrates deep knowledge of common operating systems

Minimum Qualifications

  • Bachelor s degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related field and 3 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years OR 5 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years OR a Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, Engineering, Computer Information Systems, or related field and 2 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 7 years

Preferred Qualifications

OSCP, OSWP, OSCE, GPEN, GWAPT, GXPN certifications (current)
• Strong experience identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in mobile applications (iOS, Android)
• Demonstrable experience manually executing attacks without the use of tools
• Strong knowledge of common networking configurations, load balancing, firewalls, and security controls
• Strong knowledge of authentication and SSO technologies
• Strong knowledge of applied cryptography and common implementation flaws
• Proven ability to develop software in Java, C#, JavaScript (NodeJS, Angular), C/C++ and other common languages
• Proven ability to build automation to eliminate reoccurring/repetitious work

About Walmart

At Walmart, we help people save money so they can live better. This mission serves as the foundation for every decision we make, from responsible sourcing to sustainability—and everything in between. As a Walmart associate, you will play an integral role in shaping the future of retail, tech, merchandising, finance and hundreds of other industries—all while affecting the lives of millions of customers all over the world. Here, your work makes an impact every day. What are you waiting for?

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All the benefits you need for you and your family

  • Multiple health plan options
  • Vision & dental plans for you & dependents
  • Associate discounts in-store and online
  • Financial benefits including 401(k), stock purchase plans and more
  • Education assistance for Associate and dependents

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