The Project level Security Test Engineer will be responsible for leading many aspects of the analysis and implementation of penetration vulnerabilities with Rockwell Automation products. Projects include all phases of a product lifecycle: requirements gathering, software architecture, software design, implementation and maintenance. The deliverables from ongoing projects are a highly adaptable, sustainable automation infrastructure capable of supporting numerous test areas.
The candidate will be a member of a small to medium-sized team and will perform in a leadership role. He or she will collaborate with other teams.
The candidate will be required to identify and implement new tools and frameworks to enhance penetration and vulnerability test coverage. Additionally, maintaining and enhancing existing penetration tools will be expected.
Performs complex Penetration Test investigations, reporting on problems encountered and documenting results for follow-up.
Architects Penetration Testing solutions at the project level.
Demonstrates superior knowledge of software Security Test techniques.
Participates in software/product design and implementation reviews.
Leads in the development of Security Penetration Test strategies and frameworks.
Develops Penetration Test procedures for multiple groups.
Provides input into the design and implementation of product and system test set-ups as related to Security Test.
Stay on top of the "vulnerability landscape" and be up-to-date on current attacks or potential attacks. Where applicable, evaluate the potential impact of publically-identified attacks on our product portfolio.
Considered a Security expert within the department.
Investigates penetration vulnerabilities and devises mitigation plans
Lead the reviews of internal and external penetration test plans.
Ability to drive change within the Security Test organization.
Ability to influence the design and architecture of the product to meet the needs of Security Test.
Commands respect from within and outside the automation groups.
Adapts to change by identifying needs, adjusting, and working with others as appropriate to implement initiatives.
Gain and maintain the support of stakeholders and decision makers required to achieve product quality goals.
Leverages own expertise by sharing lessons learned, documenting processes, contributing to team de-briefs, etc.
Adheres to policies and procedures relating to standards of business conduct, ethics, and conflicts of interest and completes annual training in same.
Minimum of a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent with concentration in software; or equivalent knowledge in the areas of software engineering (software requirements analysis, software design, software testing, software automation).
Typically requires a minimum of 8 years' experience in Security Test Automation, Software Testing, Software Development, Applications Engineering, Technical Support, or other Test Automation roles.
In depth knowledge of Security Test, Penetration testing, and vulnerability analysis.
Network and File Fuzzing of open protocols and formats
Experience in the development of test automation solutions.
Experience with common software programming languages such as Python.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Experience with Rockwell Automation products or other industrial control equipment is preferred.
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