Junior Penetration Tester

Role Characteristics

The role consists in delivering state-of-the-art penetration-testing engagements.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Conduct state-of-the-art penetration testing against web applications, network infrastructures, user workstations, network appliances and other really bizarre and intriguing devices and technologies
  • Write in-depth security report detailing your findings, including advisements on how to remediate the vulnerabilities to the client
  • Co-deliver training workshops and presentation to educate our clients on technical IT security

Required Knowledge and Skills

  • Working knowledge of Windows/Unix systems administration and security vulnerabilities
  • Deep knowledge of network protocols (IPV6, DNS, HTTP, etc) and accompanying analytical tools (Wireshark, TCPDump, etc)
  • Understanding of and the ability to perform penetration testing
  • Understanding of penetration testing tools and techniques (Kali, Backtrack, Metasploit)
  • Understanding of how malicious software works (malware, trojans, rootkits, etc)
  • Development experience using Python, Ruby, Perl, C, or C++
  • Knowledgeable about the cyber kill-chain


Beyond his or her technical skills, the successful applicant should first and foremost be someone who is personable and good-natured, neatly presentable, and efficient. Strong communication skills, both verbal and written, as well as interpersonal skills be considered as best matches with the culture and environment of the Company.

The candidate’s work ethics should include dedication and conscientious awareness and focus to deliver the best outcomes.


To apply to work with Mossé Security, please email your curriculum vitae and contact details to [email protected].

Candidates applying for this role must pass an aptitude test with Vetted Cyber Talent.
How to apply:

Email your curriculum vitae and contact details to [email protected].

Missing the skills required for this role?

Mossé Security operates Australia's largest corporate cybersecurity institute. We invite you to join our community of students and develop the skills that the industry is looking for. Click here to view our institute website.