IT Security Researcher and Trainer

eLearnSecurity is looking for exceptional IT security researchers with a passion to share their knowledge with the community.

Remote work allowed

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Research new IT Security frontiers
  • Apply IT Security research to company’s training contents and virtual labs
  • Deliver presentations and webinars to an online or live audience
  • Take part to and represent eLearnSecurity to IT Security events

Required skills

  • 3 years of experience in the IT Security field
  • Proven hands-on experience on offensive and/or defensive IT security
  • Advanced use of security tools such as (but not limited to): Kali Linux, Metasploit, Debuggers, Nessus, Nmap and similar
  • Knowledge of one or more programming languages such as (but not limited to) C, ASM, PHP, Python or Ruby
  • Deep understanding of networking protocols and computer network systems
  • Deep understanding of web applications and web application security
  • Deep understanding of Open-Source operating systems as well as MS Windows
  • Ability to deliver presentations to a wide audience
  • Strong attitude to research
  • Fluent in spoken and written english

Preferred skills

  • Ability to clearly and effectively report to upper management or clients
  • Ability to articulate, edit and build educational contents
  • Team working abilities, both as team member and as team leader
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and manage multiple concurrent projects
  • Enthusiastic, knowledge-hungry learner

Bonus Skills and Experience

Participation to communities, past presentations to conferences and cooperation with open source projects will give the candidate higher chances during selection.
The following certifications will provide the candidate with better chances during the selection:



We offer:

  • Competitive salary
  • Bonus
  • Equity

Available Locations

  • Remote
  • Santa Clara, CA


Please provide your resume in PDF format and a cover letter explaining why you think you are a good fit for this position.

Why you should work with us

  • eLearnSecurity is a fast growing multinational environment with an average employee age of 28
  • eLearnSecurity encourages and supports new, personal and innovative projects
  • Your work can have an impact on thousands people worldwide
  • You are the only one responsible for your results and career advancements
  • You can have the chance to travel the world
  • You can can grow professionally while having fun
  • You can play pool or ping pong in the office while listening to a variety of vinyl LP’s

About eLearnSecurity

eLearnSecurity delivers real world cyber security experience through advanced e-learning courses and virtual labs. With students in 152 countries and Fortune500 clients eLearnSecurity is an innovator in the IT Security training field. eLearnSecurity is based in Santa Clara, California with offices in Pisa, Italy and Dubai, U.A.E.