Application Pentester

Permanent contract|Bucuresti|IT (Information Technology)

Application Pentester

Bucuresti, Romania Permanent contract IT (Information Technology)


You will join the Global Cybersec Capability Cluster (G3C), within the Infrastructure & Security Services team at SG Global Solution Center. G3C is the center of expertise for various security assessment services, delivering services for the business lines of Société Générale Group. You will be part of penetration testing team and you will bring the diversity into technical assessment campaigns.

What you will do:

  • Perform penetration testing on various applications or infrastructure platforms as part of internal pen testing engagements;
  • Be proficient in various penetration testing activities and ensure assessments are performed as per SG standards and industry best practices;
  • Create reports and recommendations from your findings, including the security issues uncovered and level of risk, in English and French languages;
  • Act as a language bridge for team members where there is a difficulty in understanding the information in French language;
  • Ensure the perfect translation of reports or other process documents into French;
  • A proactive and reactive behavior is expected from you in order to work closely with different teams.

Profile required

  • 3 to 5 years of related work experience in threat modeling, penetration testing and/or secure application testing;
  • Experience with various operating systems, network security technologies, web application development technologies, languages and frameworks such as .Net, Java, PHP, Angular JS, NodeJS etc.;
  • Fluency in English & French;
  • Thorough understanding of application architectures, understanding of security standards, frameworks and methodologies, HTTP, TCP/IP;
  • Knowledge using leading testing tools such as Burp suite, NMAP, Kali OS , Nessus, Acunetix, Metasploit etc.;
  • Experience with Configuration and Deployment Management Testing, Identity Management Testing, Cookie/Session Management, Authentication/ Authorization Testing, Input Validation Testing, Privilege escalation testing, Enumeration testing;
  • OSCP certification (preferred), CEH, SANS or Certified Penetration Tester, Certified Expert Penetration Tester or GIAC Certified Penetration Tester.

Why join us

At SG GSC, you will find a flexible workplace and culture, autonomy, constant learning opportunities, dynamism, and talented people, making this experience a real career accelerator. You will also discover all the diversity of our businesses, in a sector that is constantly evolving and innovating.

If you feel like ambitiously pursuing your goals, then you have come to the right place.

Plus, you will enjoy all our benefits:

  • Competitive compensation & remuneration;
  • Healthcare coverage for prevention & group life insurance;
  • Office perks, flexible benefits & social benefits;
  • Preferential banking services;
  • 9-to-5 workday;
  • Learning and development programs & career growth opportunities.

Business insight

We are convinced that people are drivers of change, and that the world of tomorrow will be shaped by all their initiatives, from the smallest to the most ambitious. 

 Whether you’re joining us for a period of months, years or your entire career, together we can have a positive impact on the future. Creating, daring, innovating and taking action are part of our DNA. 

 If you too want to be directly involved, grow in a stimulating and caring environment, feel useful on a daily basis and develop or strengthen your expertise, you will feel right at home with us! 

Still hesitating?

You should know that our employees can dedicate several days per year to solidarity actions during their working hours, including sponsoring people struggling with their orientation or professional integration, participating in the financial education of young apprentices, and sharing their skills with charities. There are many ways to get involved.

We are an equal opportunities employer and we are proud to make diversity a strength for our company. Societe Generale is committed to recognizing and promoting all talents, regardless of their beliefs, age, disability, parental status, ethnic origin, nationality, sexual or gender identity, sexual orientation, membership of a political, religious, trade union or minority organisation, or any other characteristic that could be subject to discrimination.

Reference: 21000KGH
Entity: SG Global Solution Centre Romania
Starting date: 2021/08/23
Publication date: 2021/07/09