Associate, Security Testing (London or Manchester)
This is an exciting opportunity for candidates at the start of their career in Cyber Security, with either prior relevant experience or have a demonstrable interest in Penetration Testing.
You will be part of a team that provides a challenging and exciting work environment that pairs a healthy combination of autonomy and senior level support, together with a significant investment in your learning and professional development.
Our international Security Testing team specializes in application and network infrastructure security, red teaming and source code review, publishes books and security blogs, contributes to open source software projects, and are engaged in a variety of continuous security research projects. This is an exciting opportunity for someone who enjoys performing deep technical work in a fun and casual atmosphere.
In the United Kingdom, our Security Testing services are delivered through our subsidiary Gotham Digital Science Limited which is member of the UK industry body CREST (the Council of Registered Ethical Security Testers) as well as a member of the UK Government CHECK scheme, allowing us to provide security assurance services to Her Majesty's Government and UK Critical National Infrastructure on systems processing protectively marked information. We also an accredited CBEST penetration testing provider, allowing us to provide intelligence-led penetration testing as part of the Bank of England CBEST scheme. Additionally, we are a Certifying Company under the UK Government Cyber Essentials scheme, allowing us to assess and certify organisations to the Cyber Essentials standard.
About the role
As an Associate, you will be expected to learn and shadow more senior colleagues during an initial period after which you can expect to get involved in:
The following qualifications are expected from potential applicants:
The following items are not required but would be considered a differentiator:
Salary and Benefits
This role offers a competitive salary and bonus, plus a comprehensive benefits package and 25 days holiday. Through our flexible benefits, you will also have the opportunity to choose additional benefits, including healthcare, childcare vouchers and additional holiday.
About Cyber Solutions
Aon's Cyber Solutions offers holistic cyber risk management, unsurpassed investigative skills, and proprietary technologies to help clients uncover and quantify cyber risks, protect critical assets, and recover from cyber incidents.
Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance