Penetration Tester (Industrial Group)

Do you get excited about Operational Technology systems in the Energy, Food or Automotive industry? Do you want to work together with the Dutch Railway ? Do you see the importance of digital security in the world of critical processes?

Cyber crime is growing in the world of critical infrastructure and most critical processes are managed through operational technology and information technology. Secura understand that the industrial sector needs to be treated differently and if you understand this, then we are looking for you!

What we are looking for:

We are looking for Penetration Testers for our Eindhoven and Amsterdam offices specifically for our Market Group Industry. Someone who is interested in web application security, network security and / or social engineering. You will be deployed for many different projects from internal pen tests to phishing attacks but also mobile research into crystal box applications, as we believe in developing our people. In addition, we offer you the opportunity to specialize in your chosen field. It all depends on your passion and ambition!

Working as a Penetration Tester at Secura every day is different. For the various projects and different customers, your "hacker" mindset and creativity are important. Due to our special projects, you will work at unique places and situations. Because of our four-eye principle, you always work with a colleague and your learning curve is very steep.

As a Penetration Tester you:

  • Assess IT security (systems, networks and application) and write reports about the conducted IT- security assessments;
  • Align on scope with the client for certain projects;
  • Contact clients for security information, organize the assessment and communicate with the client regarding progress and reporting of later projects;
  • Provide support to others on projects next to your own;
  • Deliver clear parts in R&D projects;
  • Are able to give an internal/external presentation/training;
  • Write blogs/posts/brochures/new items;
  • Guide internships and students.

What you need to have:

  • A BSc degree (minimum) with proven knowledge and experience in IT (security);
  • Good communication skills (Dutch and English, both written and oral);
  • A “Hacker Mindset'' and able to think out of the box;
  • Proven affinity with technical IT security assessments;
  • Experience with programming, social engineering, hardware hacking or forensics is preferable;
  • Flexibility for occasional business trips either at the location of the customer, or for the purpose of conferences or relevant meetings/events.

At Secura we have:

A different day every day. Together with a great passionate team, you will have the chance to further develop and expand your knowledge and expertise in security. Secura has a high focus on knowledge development, offering you training courses and stimulating to participation in R&D projects.

As we are a growing organization, you have the opportunity to really make a difference within Secura and grow with us. Secura employs a motivated and dedicated team, with offices in the two main technological centers of the
Netherlands: Eindhoven and Amsterdam. This role can be fulfilled from both of these locations.

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Are you the Penetration Tester we are looking for?

We would like to receive your CV by mail via Do you have questions? Contact one of our Corporate Recruiters by telephone +31 (0)88 888 31 00 or email

Pre-employment screening and assessments are part of the selection process. Social media screenings and declaration of good conduct are checked annually.

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