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Junior Security Analyst



Antwerp, Belgium
Posted on Saturday, May 18, 2024
Your mission
As a Junior Security Analyst, you oversee incoming security vulnerability reports from our researchers' community, while continuously sharpening her/his cybersecurity skills. All of this happens through dedicated interaction with the researcher's community and with the goal of offering the best possible service to both companies and researchers.
What you’ll be doing
  • Challenge and support both researchers and security teams using your entire security skillset.

  • Research, POC and evaluate reports that come in through our platform (make sure they're unique, concrete & actionable for our clients).

  • Assess the severity of reported issues in relation to how they can disrupt business, including the financial and managerial implications.

  • Familiarity with and ability to calculate CVSS ratings.

  • Review and provide feedback on reports in a constructive and supportive manner.

  • Motivate and engage security researchers to continuously outperform themselves.

  • Build a positive relationship with our community, and customers in close collaboration with success management.

  • Provide remediation advice and help customers make the most value out of received reports.

  • Proactively identify and solve issues, as well as accept and quickly respond to delegated work.

  • Communicate, document, and share your findings.

  • Stay updated on the latest malware and security threats.

  • Perform penetration tests and security validation on computer systems, networks and applications.

  • Create new testing methods to identify vulnerabilities.

What you’ll bring
  • Outstanding interpersonal abilities, and strong written and verbal communication skills.

  • Native in Dutch & fluent in English, both written and spoken.

  • Bachelor’s degree or a combination of education and 1y of experience.

  • Stress resistant & you can keep a clear focus on the resolution in an incident-context.

  • Hands-on experience in pen testing, security testing, and vulnerability assessments, ...

  • A strong understanding of the (Ethical) Hacker culture.

  • Attention to detail, analytical and problem-solving capabilities.

  • Able to independently find solutions to both technical and non-technical problems with no apparent answer (aggressive googling, stack overflow, etc).

  • Flexible working hours, willing to take part in a 24x7 support organization.

  • Positive service-oriented personality.

  • Proven technology skills.

    • Proficient with Mac, Windows, Linux.

    • OWASP top 10 knowledge.

    • Web application security knowledge.

    • Mobile application security knowledge.

Nice to haves

  • Your very own bug bounty profile.

  • CEH, CPT, CEPT, CPEN, OSWE, EWPT or EWPTX certificates are a plus.

What is in it for you?
✅ Competitive salary
⏰ 40-hour work week
⛱️ 20 days of annual leave + 12 ADV days
✈️ 2-months work abroad policy
☕ Flex Income Plan (Cafetariaplan)
⛽ Company car and fuel card or Mobility budget
⭐ Top-notch hospitalisation and group insurance
♻️ Meal & Eco vouchers
⭕ Hybrid working model
⌨️ Initial home office budget
✍ Great training and yearly learning budget
⛹ Social activities and team outings
✨ Referral bonus
⚡ Great hardware and access to the best tools to be successful in your role
☎️ Mobile subscription contribution
Why join us?
Here are some great benefits of joining our team:
  • Cybersecurity is a great place to be! The security industry is fast-paced and continues to grow even during times of economic uncertainty.
  • We provide a clear career path and learning budget to help set you up for success.
  • Join a company that’s making a real impact. In addition to our sustainability goals, we empower ethical hackers from all backgrounds to earn a living.
  • Be yourself! Our international team celebrates individuality and places a strong focus on diversity and inclusion.
  • We are the proud winners of the Deloitte Rising Star award in 2020 and the Deloitte Fast 50 award in 2021.
  • We’re backed by top investors who are enabling us to grow internationally.
About us
Intigriti is a rapidly expanding global cybersecurity company specializing in crowdsourced security services to help organizations protect themselves from cybercrime.

Our industry-leading bug bounty platform enables companies to tap into our global community of 90,000 ethical hackers, who use their expertise to find and report vulnerabilities that may otherwise have gone unnoticed.

More than 200 organizations, including Intel, Yahoo, and Red Bull, trust our platform to reduce the risk of cyber-attacks and data breaches. With cybersecurity becoming an increasingly important issue, our complementary security testing services have been designed to help companies of all sizes keep their digital assets secure.

Founded in 2016, Intigriti now has a global team of 100+ employees spread across Belgium, the United Kingdom and the Netherlands. And with the backing of our recent Series B Funding, we’re planning on taking our growth to the next level.

Are you ready to jump onboard the rocket ship?