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Tier 1 Penetration Tester

Location: Cardiff

Job Number: C1128

Salary: £18,000

  • Graduate Penetration Tester 
  • Employer – Wolfberry Cyber Security 
  • Location Tramshed Tech, Cardiff
  • Hours – 09:00-17:30 with 30 mins lunch
  • Salary £18,000 
  • Initially 6 month internship with the possibility of a permanent role.

Applications close: 9th August but may close early if number of applications received are high.

Job Description

Within the position of Tier 1 Penetration Tester at Wolfberry your main role will be to help organisations identify their cyber security weaknesses using a range of technologies, techniques and methodologies.

Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Perform formal and comprehensive application and infrastructure penetration testing engagements.
  • Follow the Wolfberry methodology for all penetration tests.
  • Provide well-written and concise technical and non-technical reports, prepared to the highest standards of written English.
  • Perform vulnerability assessments and provide findings with remediation actions.
  • Manage and deliver penetration testing engagements within strict deadlines.
  • Travel to client sites as required.
  • Research application and infrastructure components within the wider team to identify new vulnerabilities.
  • Operate responsibly and professionally by abiding by all non-disclosure agreements for internal and external engagements.
  • Take part in a variety of other information security projects as and when required.

Qualifications, Experience and Development Plan:

Educated to degree level – BSc Honours

Desired degree but not essential – computer science, cyber security, web development

    • A good understanding of networking and system architecture and principles.
    • Awareness of multiple governance frameworks and methodologies.
    • A good understanding of OWASP, PTES and other penetration testing methodologies.
    • Ability to program or script in your preferred language.
    • Strong analytical skills
    • Superb spoken and written English skills for compiling high-quality results and liaising with clients.
    • To have achieved, or to be working towards a mixture or all of, the following certifications;


  • Conduct all work in a positive , responsible manner and in accordance with the Company’s Code of Conduct and HR Policies.
  • Take full responsibility for the designated role and commit to achieving personal, departmental and Company goals.
  • Undertake all work in an organisational manner and manage associated administrative tasks accurately and effectively
  • Ensure productivity levels are maintained to company standards
  • Take responsibility for , and work towards, own professional development.
  • Contribute to , encourage and support a high performance working culture.
  • Understand, engage with, support and demonstrate the Company vision, value and aims
  • Positively and professionally represent the company at all times
  • Demonstrate the highest levels of customer care & service in all situations, with a polite and friendly manner.
  • Ensure effective levels of communication, using tact , discretion & diplomacy as required.
  • Effectively support & contribute to, the overall effectiveness of the Wolfberry team
  • Demonstrate the drive and commitment to being a Positive Employee
  • Attend training and Company meetings as and when required.
  • Undertake any additional reasonable duties as required, including but not limited to, assisting with front of house.

Health & Safety 

  • Conduct all work in accordance with the Company’s Health & Safety policy and raise any concerns immediately with management.
  • Adopt and maintain a clean, tidy and hazard free personal working environment.
















































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