Welcome to the Penetration Tester Career Path

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2 minutes
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Beginner
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Hello and welcome to Sai Buri. We provide the tools and resources you need to achieve your career goals. Whether you're looking to expand your skill set, earn a certification or build a career in cybersecurity, Cyber has got you covered.
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Today we're excited to introduce you to our penetration tester Career Path. This career path consists of many different learning opportunities, including video courses, virtual labs and assessments designed to help you develop the core skills and gain the hands on experience. You need to become a penetration tester.
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We typically recommend that you have at least two years of experience and information security system administration or network engineering before embarking on this path
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as a penetration tester, you're responsible for detecting weaknesses and information systems, networks and Web applications. You do this by emulating threats to identify vulnerabilities without actually explaining the data
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penetration. Testers provide organizations with reports detail ing how they were able to infiltrate systems and recommending specific security improvements. The average salary for penetration testers $84,000. Completing the penetration tester Career path will enable you to develop skills such as reconnaissance, malware and vulnerability scanning
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learn tools such as Callie Lennox in map wire, shark and power show. Become a certified ethical hacker or offensive security certified professional and apply for penetration. Tester Ethical Hacker in Vulnerability Assessment analyst rules.
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In addition to helping you attain the real world skills hiring managers are looking for cyber connects your development to real job opportunities. Are community of mentors. Will review your linked in profile or resume prepare you for common interview questions and connect the dots between your accomplishments on cyber and your career ambitions.
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Your cyber membership grants you unlimited access to over 1500 learning opportunities to help you develop skills that make you more marketable.
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We encourage you to develop and dive into anything that piques your interest. Now that you're about to start your first course, set yourself up for success by setting aside time each day to continue to make progress within your career path. Consistency is key, and remember, the cyber community is here to support you, so you're never learning alone. Let's get started