Software Engineer (PES Security and Compliance Engineer) in Austin, TX at HUNTER Technical Resources

Date Posted: 10/9/2021

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Software Engineer (PES Security and Compliance Engineer)


  • 3 years at least, has been doing nothing but penetration testing of web applications
  • thorough understanding of IPV4 networks including subnetting, firewalls and segmentation approaches
  • must thoroughly understand web application n-tier architecture and web security fundamentals and explain them in their own words
  • deep understanding of entire web application stack and associated protocols such as TCP, http, https, TLS, DNS
  • must thoroughly understand the most common web app vulnerabilities and clearly explain why they occur and how to fix them in their own words
  • can use basic command line tools such as nmap, ncat, openssl, sslyze, curl, tcpdump as well as more sophisticated GUI based tools such as burp, wireshark, owasp zap etc to identify and exploit security vulnerabilities in web applications
  • thoroughly familiar with Java Spring based web applications
  • is an expert in at least one SAST tool such as sonarqube, checkmarx etc
  • be able to write detailed but easily understandable vulnerability reports