Cyber Security Engineer -SecTest

Location : Reston


Job Descripion

1. Perform specialized assessments such as Assessment of Wireless Networks in addition to the core Security Testing Services offered by Paladion

  • Perform customized application security assessments for clients based on asset risk and corporate policy.
  • Perform Vulnerability Assessment.
  • Perform Configuration Audit of Operating Systems, Web Servers and Databases.
  • Detect comprisable patterns, insecure features and malicious activities in the infrastructure.
  • Perform customized ASP.NET/JAVA application code reviews for clients.
  • Proficient in OWASP Testing methodology.
  • Execute projects in security code reviews/Static Application Security Testing (SAST) of applications
  • Execute projects in Dynamic Application Security Testing (DAST)
  • Manage application security projects including quality and timely delivery
  • Proficient using security testing tools like Burp Suite, Nmap, Nessus, Qualys, Metaspolit, etc.
  • Centrally track vulnerabilities and coordinate with internal network teams to ensure closure of vulnerabilities.
  • Provide customized risk rating for vulnerabilities based on company policies.
  • Provide consolidated report and correlate multiple vulnerabilities from different automated tools
  • Ensure the project deliverables are reviewed and meet quality standards prior to sharing with the customer.
  • Conduct project closure meetings to clarify customer queries and confirm acceptance of project deliverables.

2. Resolve customer and internal escalations

  • Address client concerns with regards to project execution, impact to production services and quality of deliverables.
  • Validate and approve exceptions raised by the customer for identified security vulnerabilities that have not been remediated
  • Engage with customers to help resolve issues that affect project execution and reduce further delays.


  • Applicant must have a Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science or related field (or equivalent to U.S. Degree).

To apply for this position, please e-mail your resume to with ‘Cyber Security Engineer -Sectest’ in the subject line