Lead Specialist, Security Testing
- Location BENTONVILLE, AR
- Career Area Technology & Software Development
- Job Function Information Technology
- Employment Type Full Time
- Position Type Salary
- Requisition 815077BR
What you'll do at
• Identify and exploit vulnerabilities in commercial, open source, and custom software applications; infrastructure; people; and processes running across one of the world’s largest networks
• Manage vulnerability and exploit data in large scale tests using collaboration tools across a tight-knit team
• Compose test reports and record vulnerability data according to Governance, Risk, and Compliance (GRC) processes
• Deliver technical debriefs to engineers and developers as needed
• Never stop learning the latest and most advanced security testing techniques, development tools and frameworks
• Maintain testing tools, hardware, and equipment, creating new tools where appropriate
• Foster a Purple (Red + Blue) Team environment to share information with defensive teams to increase Walmart’s overall security posture
• Demonstrable experience identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in commercial, open source, and custom software products
• Demonstrable experience identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities in mobile applications (iOS, Android) is highly preferred
• Demonstrable strong experience with penetration testing tools (e.g. Metasploit, Burp Suite, etc.) and also capable of manually executing these same types of attacks without the use of the tools
• Demonstrable experience conducting post-exploitation activities is required
• Demonstrable experience conducting code reviews is preferred
• Excellent written communication skills
• Prior experience developing communication on technical subjects to be read by individuals with diverse levels of technical knowledge
• Excellent verbal skills preferred, security conference talks or publications are a plus
• Excellent knowledge of common operating systems is required, knowledge of less popular and legacy operating systems is a plus
• 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
• Knowledge of virtualized infrastructures is preferred
• Prior experience with retail technologies is preferred
• Ability to develop software in python and ruby is highly preferred
• Ability to build automation to eliminate reoccurring/repetitious work
"I feel like my manager wants to help me become a better developer and a better person overall."
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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