Job title: Practice Manager
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Salary type: Annual
Salary: Negotiable
Location: Austin, TX
Job published: 2023-08-29
Job ID: 32166

Job Description


Redherd is a bespoke, boutique information security and technology recruiting partner. Our clients and us tackle some of the most complex security requirements of the modern-day cybersecurity industry. We obsess about the details and the subtle intricacies of a given position; therefore only run surgical searches and only approach those who possess the skills required to excel in specific positions. Our candidates come first, and that will always stay at the forefront. After all, you know what is best for you.

Our client is a leading Cyber Security Solutions company aiming to bring the industry's most innovative minds together to unravel the cyberworld's most intricate obstacles and threats. Thus, fulfilling their mission of making the digital realm safer for all enterprises. Their scope of work spans from securing cryptocurrency exchanges and autonomous vehicles to safeguarding medical device platforms and space telescopes. By leveraging their expertise and engineering capabilities, they assist their clients in enhancing security measures effectively.

They're looking for a Practice Manager, to be part of a high-performing team and collaborate with industry leaders in cybersecurity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Achieve performance management through the effective implementation of objectives and key results.

  • Offer expert technical guidance, ensure quality assurance, and provide oversight for client-facing engagements, including foundational web application assessments and network penetration tests.

  • Take charge of project management for client-facing engagements, overseeing all aspects from initial preparation to engagement closeout.

  • Lead the management, development, and retention efforts for a team of up to 10 security engineers with diverse technical backgrounds and growth potential.

  • Provide guidance, support, and active participation in internal initiatives and developmental opportunities.

  • Maintain an unwavering commitment to ensuring employee satisfaction throughout their tenure.

  • Demonstrate an intense dedication to ensuring client satisfaction throughout the service delivery process.

Skills and Experience

  • Possess over 4 years of extensive industry experience with a profound comprehension of the cybersecurity domain.

  • Have more than 2 years of managerial experience, leading and supervising technical teams.

  • Previously engaged in cybersecurity consulting roles.

  • Previously involved in offensive security roles or activities.

  • Previously held positions involving outward and customer-facing responsibilities.

  • Previously experienced in both people management and project management roles.

  • Previously managed a technical team in a leadership capacity.

Good to have

  • Possess familiarity with managing, executing, or implementing web application testing methodologies or frameworks.

  • Demonstrate familiarity with managing, executing, or implementing network penetration testing methodologies or frameworks.

  • Exhibit familiarity with cloud tech stacks, modern cloud security technologies, and best practices.


  • Bachelors in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or related field

  • OSCP or OSWE


  • Highly competitive salary

  • Competitive medical plans

  • Employee stock option plan

  • Annual budget for training, certifications, and conferences

  • 4% company 401K matching vested immediately