(USA) Technical Expert, Application Penetration, Security Testing

  • Walmart
  • Bentonville, AR, United States
  • 10/05/2021

Job Description

Position Summary...

What you'll do...

Technical Expert, Cybersecurity – Solutions Penetration Testing,

Bentonville, AR; Reston, VA

Walmart continues to grow an elite Information Security team and is looking for a talented and experienced Penetration Tester/Ethical Hacker to join our Security Testing practice! Walmart Global Technology is on the cutting edge of security for a wide variety of platforms and technologies including cloud services, Internet of Things (IoT), identity and access management, mobile development, virtualization, AI and Robotics and custom hardware, all operating at massive scale. If you want to be part of the Information Security team that develops innovative solutions that balance security and business priorities, this is the position for you! As a seasoned Penetration Tester/Ethical Hacker, you will be expected to have strong knowledge in multiple domains while providing meaningful contributions to the Walmart Information Security team and business partners throughout the global Walmart ecosystem. You will also be a thought leader and mentor junior security practitioners throughout the organization.

You’ll make an impact by:

  • Developing exploits and customized proof of concepts for diverse targets and tech stacks
  • Developing and utilizing advanced tools for penetration testing and exploiting vulnerabilities
  • Researching, learning, and continuously improving skills to emulate attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures
  • Influencing technical and business strategies by articulating technical risk associated with key business solutions
  • Providing security and vulnerability remediation expertise to technology stakeholders and partners
  • Mentoring and sharing knowledge with other security practitioners and technology stakeholders
  • Leads implementation of advanced security technology solutions by conducting feasibility studies, proof of concept, product comparison, and/or optimization analyses; participating in project artifact and technical reviews; challenging suppliers to improve technology; and researching technology and software development for secure information technology solutions.
  • Maintains and advances security expertise by reviewing new technologies; maintaining knowledge of current security standards (for example, NIST 800-53, ISO27001, Cloud Security Alliance); participating in continuing education and training (for example, relevant industry certifications, forums); and maintaining expert level knowledge of enterprise technologies.

Who are you?

  • 10+ years Information Security experience.
  • 7+ years expert experience executing penetration testing/ethical hacking against IoT, embedded systems, cloud-based technologies, mobile, hardware, APIs, web applications
  • Expert-level experience security testing in dynamic enterprise cloud environments
  • Possess one or more of these credentials:  OSCP, OSWE, GXPN, GWAPT, GPEN (preferred but not required)
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to articulate and translate security and risk management terminology in business terms
  • Motivated by challenges and have a proven track record for delivering results at scale

You’ll sweep us off our feet by:

  • Performing expert security testing techniques against unique targets in a diverse global technology footprint
  • Identifying exploitable security vulnerabilities in IoT, embedded devices, cloud-based technologies and services, mobile solutions, APIs, hardware, firmware, source code and applications
  • Developing exploits and customized proof of concepts for diverse targets and tech stacks
  • Developing and utilizing advanced tools for penetration testing and exploiting vulnerabilities
  • Researching, learning, and continuously improving skills to emulate attacker tactics, techniques, and procedures
  • Influencing technical and business strategies by articulating technical risk associated with key business solutions
  • Providing security and vulnerability remediation expertise to technology stakeholders and partners
  • Mentoring and sharing knowledge with other security practitioners and technology stakeholders

If you’re ready for a challenge. If you’re ready to solve problems that nobody else has ever had.  If you’re ready to make a difference in the Global Tech Risk Management of the Fortune One retailer on a global scale, then come join our team.  

Benefits & Perks: 

  • Beyond competitive pay, you can receive incentive awards for your performance. Other great perks include 401(k) match, stock purchase plan, paid maternity and parental leave, PTO, multiple health plans, and much more. 

Compensation:

  • The annual salary range for this position is $90000-$230000. Additional compensation includes annual or quarterly performance incentives.

Equal Opportunity Employer 

  • Walmart, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer – By Choice. We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas and opinions – while being inclusive of all people. 

Who We Are

  • Join Walmart and your work could help over 275 million global customers live better every week. Yes, we are the Fortune #1 company. But you’ll quickly find we’re a company who wants you to feel comfortable bringing your whole self to work. A career at Walmart is where the world’s most complex challenges meet a kinder way of life. Our mission spreads far beyond the walls of our stores. Join us and you'll discover why we are a world leader in diversity and inclusion, sustainability, and community involvement.  From day one, you’ll be empowered and equipped to do the best work of your life. careers.walmart.com

Diversity and Inclusion

  • We believe we are best equipped to help our associates, customers, and the communities we serve to live better when we really know them. That means understanding, respecting, and valuing diversity- unique styles, experiences, identities, ideas, and opinions – while being inclusive of all people. 

About Global Tech 

  • Imagine working in an environment where one line of code can make life easier for hundreds of millions of people and put a smile on their face. That’s what we do at Walmart Global Tech. We’re a team of 15,000+ software engineers, data scientists and service professionals within Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, delivering innovations that improve how our customers shop and empower our 2.2 million associates. To others, innovation looks like an app, service or some code, but Walmart has always been about people. People are why we innovate, and people power our innovations. Being human-led is our true disruption. 

We’re virtual 

  • Working virtually this year has helped us make quicker decisions, remove location barriers across our global team, be more flexible in our personal lives and spend less time commuting.  Today, we are reimagining the tech workplace of the future by making a permanent transition to virtual work for most of our team. Of course, being together in person is an important part of our culture and shared success. We’ll collaborate in person at a regular cadence and with purpose.   

Minimum Qualifications...

Outlined below are the required minimum qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no minimum qualifications.

Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology, Computer Science, or related field and 6 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years OR 8 years' experience in information technology or related field within the last 10 years.

Preferred Qualifications...

Outlined below are the optional preferred qualifications for this position. If none are listed, there are no preferred qualifications.

Cygwin, Designing, leading, and implementing small- to medium-scale technology projects, Designing technical solutions in response to customer requests or changes in retail business, Eclipse, Fiddler, Performing secure code analysis with Veracode, Production support, including problem identification, ticket documentation, and customer and vendor relations, Rational Software Architect, Security testing with Burp Suite pro, Security testing with IBM AppScan (AppScan Source and IDE Plugin), Security testing with Kali Linux, Security testing with Nmap, Security testing with WebInspect, Security testing with Wireshark, SOAP UI, Troubleshooting and recommending technical solutions, Visual Studio

Primary Location...

805 SE MOBERLY LN, BENTONVILLE, AR 72712, United States of America

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