praetorian Remote within United States or Canada Full-time 2024-06-04

Company Overview: 

At Praetorian, we are bringing together the world’s brightest minds in pursuit of solving the cybersecurity problem by reducing the friction of security and enabling the next wave of technological innovation. From projects that range from cryptocurrency exchanges to autonomous vehicles and from medical device platforms to space telescopes, we apply expertise and engineering to help secure our customers.

Explore our exciting New Hire Survival Guide to dive into Praetorian’s mission, vision, values, and culture! Discover our competitive benefits and perks we offer.

Career Opportunity:

  • Join an industry with massive socio, economic, and political importance in the 21st century
  • Work alongside some of the best and the brightest minds in the security industry
  • Work with prominent clients and help them solve hard security problems
  • Leave an indelible mark on a company where individual input has real impact
  • Align your career trajectory with a hyper-growth company that is on the move

Core Responsibilities:

  • Provide technical execution on challenging offensive security projects for our customers
  • Identify nuanced vulnerabilities in advanced systems
  • Develop custom methodologies, payloads, exploits, and tools to ensure project success
  • Develop documentation for novel mitigation strategies to emerging or undocumented security risks identified in client environments
  • Develop comprehensive reports and presentations for our customers
  • Serve as a mentor to other engineers in their technical and professional development
  • Collaborate with the security community to develop novel attack techniques, tactics, and procedures (TTPs) through Praetorian’s Security Blog and other forms of community engagement

Desired Qualifications:

  • Demonstrated passion for cybersecurity
  • 2+ years of experience in at least three of the following:
    • Product Security Testing (Application, Mobile, LLM)
    • Cloud Security (AWS, Azure, GCP)
    • Web Application Penetration Testing
    • Internal/External Network Penetration Testing
    • Red Team
    • IoT Security (Embedded, Firmware, Wireless)
    • Secure Code Review
    • Reverse Engineering 
    • Vulnerability Research/ Exploit Development 
  • Experience developing payloads, exploits or tools
  • Ability to write technical reports and present technical findings both internally and externally
  • Experience with startup and/or high-tech companies
  • PNPT, BSCP, OSCP, or OSWE certifications

+1 Qualifications:

  • Prior security consulting experience
  • Software or web application development experience in multiple languages
  • Experience with cutting edge technology stacks and modern security technologies
  • Capture-the-flag, CCDC, CPTC or other security related competitions
  • Ranked achievements on testing platforms such as Hack the Box, Tryhackme, Portswigger and similar 
  • Pursuit of advanced learning opportunities via security training courses, conferences, personal projects and similar 
  • Track record in vulnerability research and CVE assignments
  • Security community experience via presentations, conference attendance, blogs, white papers and similar 
  • OSCE, OSEP, OSED, CRTO, cloud certifications and similar 
  • Ability to travel up to 15% to support client engagements

Desired Behaviors:

  • Fanatical passion for cybersecurity and the challenges it presents
  • Customer centric focus with an obsessive need to wow and delight each client
  • Ability to maintain high levels of output and work ethic
  • Personable individual who enjoys working in a team-oriented environment
  • Self-starter and independent learner that is able to spin up quickly

Compensation & Benefits:

  • Competitive salary
  • Employee stock option plan
  • Annual budget for training, certifications, and conferences
  • Competitive coverage on health, dental, and vision insurance premiums
  • 4% company 401K matching vested immediately 

In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.

We are committed to an inclusive and diverse Praetorian.  We are an equal opportunity employer.  We do not discriminate based on race, ethnicity, color, ancestry, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status, genetic information, marital status, or any other legally protected status.