CAREERS

JOB OPENINGS

CENSUS provides an exciting work environment for both IT Security Researchers and ICT Engineers. If you are interested in any of the following job positions please send an email to the appropriate address with a short personal statement and a comprehensive CV (in PDF format). It is very important for us to see a detailed list of technical skills (e.g. reverse engineering skills, debugging skills etc.) and past experience in technical or other projects.


Vulnerability Researcher

The researcher will work with our R&D team in Thessaloniki, in Vulnerability Research projects on various platforms. The work will involve the discovery and documentation of software vulnerabilities and the development of proof-of-concept exploit code.

Requirements

  • Reverse engineering skills (x86-64 or ARM64 architectures), and experience with relevant tools (IDA Pro or Ghidra).
  • Experience with debugging (lldb, gdb, or windbg), preferably both for userland and kernel software.
  • Understanding of operating system concepts.
  • Understanding of disclosed vulnerabilities, how they were exploited, and how they were patched.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills.

Also, any of the following (not strictly required) skills will be considered a plus:

  • Public record of discovered vulnerabilities.
  • Public technical writing and/or presentations on relevant subjects.

Contact Information

Please send your CV and personal statement to cfvr2019a [at] census-labs.com


Platform Security Engineer

The security engineer will work on security assessment projects, covering both hardware and systems-level software aspects of customer products. Projects will involve both onsite and remote work, so the ability to travel is a must. Remote work will be carried out from our offices in Athens.

Requirements

  • Previous work experience in software security assessment projects (or holder of an IT Security postgraduate diploma, or related certification)
  • Good understanding of hardware principles
  • Good understanding of systems-level concepts
  • Basic understanding of cryptographic primitives
  • Basic reverse engineering skills
  • Familiarity with hardware and systems debugging techniques
  • Code Auditing skills for the following programming languages: C/C++
  • Good security assessment skills (vulnerability identification, documentation, impact analysis and presentation)
  • Ability to travel
  • Fluent in English
  • Good communication skills

Contact Information

Please send your CV and personal statement to cfpse2019a [at] census-labs.com


Application Security Engineer

The security engineer will work on both code auditing and application security testing projects. These projects will cover applications on a variety of platforms, including web applications, desktop applications and mobile apps. Projects will involve both onsite and remote work, so the ability to travel is a must. Remote work will be carried out from our offices in Athens.

Requirements

  • Previous work experience in software security assessment projects (or holder of an IT Security postgraduate diploma, or related certification)
  • Web Application Security Testing skills
  • Code Auditing skills for the following programming languages: Java, C/C++
  • Good software security assessment skills (vulnerability identification, documentation, impact analysis and presentation)
  • Good understanding of cryptographic primitives
  • Basic understanding of systems-level concepts
  • Basic reverse engineering skills
  • Ability to travel
  • Fluent in English
  • Good communication skills

Contact Information

Please send your CV and personal statement to cfase2019a [at] census-labs.com


Penetration Tester

CENSUS is growing its penetration testing team with job positions for both junior and senior Penetration Testers.

The Penetration Tester will be responsible for identifying and exploiting vulnerabilities and weaknesses on a variety of environments. Projects will involve both onsite and remote work, so the ability to travel is a must. Remote work will be carried out from our offices in Athens.

Requirements

Candidates for the Junior Penetration Tester opening must have at least 1 year of working experience in the field.

Candidates for the Senior Penetration Tester opening need to have at least 4 years of working experience in Penetration Testing and relevant academic or professional certifications (e.g. OSCP, OSCE, CISSP, CISM etc.).

The following is a list of desired (but not strictly necessary) skills & qualifications:

  • Experience in red teaming engagements
  • Experience/awareness of Physical Security issues
  • In-depth knowledge of Linux administration & tools
  • In-depth knowledge of MS Active Directory
  • Ability to review web applications
  • Experience in penetration testing IoT devices
  • Experience in penetration testing ICS
  • Hardware hacking experience
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to work well within a high-performance team in a multi-cultural environment
  • Technical, lateral and creative thinking
  • Good relationship management and influencing skills
  • Accurate in their approach with strong attention to detail
  • Contextualized Risk Assessment & Report Writing skills

Contact Information

Please send your CV and personal statement to cfpen2019a [at] census-labs.com


Junior IT Security Professional Internship

CENSUS continues its successful internship program, allowing interns to gain experience in multiple areas of IT Security.

Internships in Thessaloniki prepare candidates for work in the field of Vulnerability Research.

Internships in Athens prepare candidates for work in the following Security Assessment fields:

  • Penetration Testing
  • Source Code Auditing
  • Mobile Application Testing
  • Web Application Testing

We typically schedule internships in four-month terms, however we're flexible (e.g. a candidate may start at the middle of a calendar month). The internship terms are: January to April, May to August, September to December.

Useful dates:

  • Term A: January → April
    • Call for internships runs till October 21st
    • Interviews (and technical quals) are completed by November 15th
    • Candidates are notified by November 22nd
  • Term B: May → August
    • Call for internships runs till February 21st
    • Interviews (and technical quals) are completed by March 15th
    • Candidates are notified by March 22nd
  • Term C: September → December
    • Call for internships runs till June 21st
    • Interviews (and technical quals) are completed by July 15th
    • Candidates are notified by July 22nd

Requirements
  • Background knowledge in software security (Academic or Professional)
  • Application debugging skills
  • C and Python development skills
  • x86 or x86_64 Assembly skills
  • Good understanding of at least two operating systems (Microsoft Windows, GNU/Linux, Android, OSX or iOS)
  • Systems programming skills
  • Good understanding of networking and TCP/IP concepts
Also, any of the following (not strictly required) skills will be considered a plus:
  • Reverse engineering skills
  • Vulnerability research skills
  • Code auditing skills
  • Experience in exploit development
  • Familiarity with Ruby, Visual Basic, C#, or C++ development
  • Familiarity with ARM or MIPS Assembly
  • Familiarity with the Metasploit Framework
  • Familiarity with IDA Pro
  • Hardware debugging skills
  • Web application testing skills
  • Mobile application testing skills
  • Penetration testing skills
  • Systems administration skills
  • Experience in Fuzz Testing
Contact Information

Please send your CV and personal statement to cfin2019a [at] census-labs.com