Security Software Test Engineer

Job title : Security Software Test Engineer
Location : Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria
Job reference : 1108427 -2
Security Software Test Engineer

The position is responsible for developing and executing automated and manual tests for the software developed for our clients leading product. It will involve considerable opportunity to shape the long-term automated test strategy and framework for the product. You will report to and take directions from the Software Test Manager.
*Please be aware that this position requires a security clearance, or the ability to obtain one. Security clearances may only be granted to Australian citizens.

Key Responsibilities 
  • Determining security requirements; plan, implement, and test systems;
  • Responsible for enhancing/developing policies and procedures from security standards
  • Identify and report the security findings.
  • Mentor team members;
  • Assisting with manual test execution when necessary;
  • Other duties as directed.
Experience and Qualifications
  • Familiar with security frameworks and standards (ISM, ISO27k, NIST, STIG)
  • Familiar with security STIGs
  • Technical background with an understanding of commonly deployed security tools, networks and operating systems
  • Experience in Windows 10 administration, RedHat Enterprise Linux 7 or CentOS 7 is mandatory
  • Experience in core Internet protocols – TCP/IP, SMTP, HTTP, DNS, IPSEC, TLS is mandatory
  • Experience in Apache, Tomcat, Postfix; SQL RDBMS – PostgreSQL, MongoDB is desirable
  • Familiarity with penetration testing and vulnerability tools such as dsniff,nessus, nmap, Wireshark
Apply now or contact Vincent Cote Boucher at for more information.