Penetration Tester


You are a graduated Bachelor or Master in Information Technology or Information Security and you have demonstrated experience in the field of cyber- / IT security.  As Penetration Tester, member of the Red Team, you will be responsible for testing the security of (web) applications and IT infrastructure hosted at Cegeka.

  • Planning, scheduling, executing and reporting on the various security assessments on different fields: web applications, infrastructure, social engineering and Active Directory
  • Creating and maintaining test plans and procedures with regards to your daily activities
  • Proactively identify areas of interest for penetration testing assessments within Cegeka
  • Supporting the asset owners in defining corrective actions for vulnerabilities that have been identified
  • Drafting periodic security reports and presenting them to the asset owners and the customer
  • Follow up on agreed-upon actions with asset owners or the responsible departments
  • Staying up to date on the latest developments with regards to penetration testing, and cyber security in general
  • Support the Security Operations Center when necessary, in terms of threat intelligence, digital forensics during critical incidents and purple teaming. You use your offensive security knowledge for the benefit of other SOC related tasks, in case of critical incidents or to test blue team capabilities

What you need to succeed:

  • You have 3+ years professional experience in the area of security penetration testing
  • Critical out-of-the-box thinking and analytical security skills are what you use in your day-to-day tasks
  • You are an expert in offensive security, in the fields of web applications, infrastructure, social engineering and AD testing
  • You will deal with a broad range of technologies ranging from operating systems to network equipment, application servers, database servers, web servers and services, etc. so a good know knowledge of them is needed
  • You have a good grasp on penetration testing methodologies such as OWASP and OSSTMM
  • You have hands-on professional experience with security assessment tools such as vulnerability scanning, intercepting proxies, web application scanners, etc.
  • Scripting/Programming skills are welcome since as automation is key in an efficient penetration test
  • One or more security certifications such as OSCP or GIAC is/are considered a huge plus

What are we offering:

  • 22 Annual Vacation and 6 bonus days (that are not carried over the next year)​​.
  • 13th salary bonus  at the end of the year. ​​
  • Monthly budget of 475 RON gross and choose to invest in: meal tickets, private pension and insurance packages, holidays packages, gifts, cultural and entertainment activities, alongside exclusive offers from + 2000 providers.​​
  • Private health insurance package for services covering prevention, diagnosis, and treatment.  ​​
  • You can access an operational car leasing contract by supporting a fixed monthly instalment which covers all operation costs of a car and other additional services (insurance, maintenance, repairs, and administrative cost). ​​
  • Sports Partnership with 7 Card and Oxygen in Iasi. ​​
  • We do everything we can to help our employees grow and use their strengths through a facilitated personal development plan (Training Budget, Certifications in line with well-known vendors).​​
  • Wellbeing at the center - we know that there is more to our lives than our jobs, therefore we make sure to tackle wellbeing aspects of our day to day lives through specialized sessions, webinars and internal programs according to our employee's input.​​
  • In close cooperation is a value we live by, through #MomentsThatMatter: monthly hangout parties, team buildings, gamified online experiences.
In Cegeka you see how a family-based company truly brings family principles to all its activities.

Anca Udroiu

Project Manager, Cegeka Romania

Aspire to more

For more than 25 years we have handled projects with drive and passion, providing IT solutions that are “tailored” to our customers. This is achievable through our teams of specialists, who are determined to define themselves everyday as the best professionals they can be within the market and leave their mark on IT projects where our impact matters. Given the right circumstances, we believe that together, we can find what enables you to learn faster, grow more and achieve more. Aspire to more.

Teams are were we live, so we always work together here. With passion, and most of all, with a lot of fun, within a culture driven by family values: respect, personal development and entrepreneurship. With a lot of freedom and responsibility. Be part of the next growth phase of a proud, successful, fast-growing, innovative, European IT company full of ambitions.

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