Cybersecurity Tester (Penetration Tester)

at Alpha Omega Integration
Location Atlanta, GA
Date Posted December 22, 2020
Category Default
Job Type Full-time


We are actively seeking team members who enjoy meeting challenges with a smile. We offer a fast-paced, growing environment that takes care of the overall development of our employees. Alpha Omega has an exciting opportunity for you to be part of a team where you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference.

Cybersecurity Tester, Senior-Level

Clearance Required: Public Trust, SECRET or TOP SECRET clearance

Work Location: Remote through COVID

Position Description/Scope of Work:

General Description

The Cybersecurity Tester, Senior-level, supports our Team by conducting highly technical and Independent Verification and Validation (IV&V) assessments of known and unknown vulnerabilities and Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) policy compliance levels in hosts, networks, web applications, code, databases, and special-purpose systems. This includes the use of common vulnerability assessment tools, including host/network scanners, database testers, penetration testing frameworks, dynamic/static/interactive application security testing tools, fuzzers, and other similar tools, as well as manual methods. Assessment includes identification, validation, risk assessment, development of mitigating methods, verification of methods to remediate or mitigate, and determining the extent of exposure.

IA Engineer Responsibilities and Duties:

· Conduct IV&V testing and analysis against system vulnerabilities identified at all levels of a system to include but not limited to application, operating system, and firmware layers

· Support source code reviews and determine valid findings through scan analysis utilizing a variety of automated and manual testing tools

· Collaborate with Program Office system developers that understand the security risk related to the application, to include source code

· Use automation across all platforms of technology and processes to ensure maximum optimization

· Conduct assessments and analysis against systems within Agile Framework, Cloud Service Provider (CSP), and Development Security Operations (DevSecOps) environments to ensure cyber capabilities are being developed and maintained within acceptable risk thresholds

· Ensure all testing is performed as an independent third party, assessing systems within the agency and independent of Program Offices

· Ensure dynamic testing is conducted against software applications

· Provide standard operating procedures that support detailed procedures conducted in IV&V testing that are repeatable and measurable. develop security test plans and reports in support of all IV&V test events

· Conduct testing and analysis against IT system’s security control implementation and measure its effectiveness

· Work closely with engineers and developers to obtain needed access, discuss and debate efficacy of remediation or mitigation actions, and make independent determination as to status

Alpha Omega Integration, LLC (Alpha Omega) is committed to the development of a creative, diverse and inclusive work environment. In order to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all individuals, employment decisions at Alpha Omega will be based on merit, qualifications, and abilities. Alpha Omega does not discriminate against any person because of race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, disability, age, IWDs, Veteran Status or any other characteristic protected by law (referred to as "protected status).”

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