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Penetration Tester

Pleasant Grove, UT
February 21, 2020

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Andrew Thomas

Professional Summary

Self-motivated security researcher and penetration tester with experience in pen testing, engineering, research and development, blue team competitions and CTFs. Focused and task-driven professional who is not afraid of a challenge and is accustomed to finding innovative solutions to problems. Work History

Cybersecurity Consulting (06/2019 – 07/2019)

- Discovered high-impact vulnerabilities in the client’s site

- Produced a technical report with remediation suggestions Research Assistant (07/2016 – 12/2019)

Brigham Young University – Cybersecurity Research Lab

- Developed tools for cybersecurity research and penetration testing

- Designed and implemented cybersecurity challenges for an Escape Room environment

- Improved campus security through student red team activities Adjunct Professor (01/2018 – 05/2019)

- Developed lesson plans and class materials

- Assisted students during lab and lecture hours

- Courses taught: IT124 – Intro to Computer Systems, IT347 – Computer Networks

Camp Director – Girls Cybersecurity Camp (01/2018 – 07/2018)

- Created a plan and schedule for the camp

- Organized volunteers and oversaw teaching and training

- Oversaw the collection and use of funds and materials Education

MS: Information Technology, 2019 (GPA: 3.76)

Thesis: Exploring the Efficiency of Software-Defined Radios in 3D Heat Mapping of WiFi Signals

Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

BS: Electrical Engineering, BA: Italian Studies, Minor: Mathematics (GPA: 3.60) Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah

Address: Pleasant Grove, UT, 84062

Phone: 801-***-****



- Python (Proficient)

- C, C++ (Experienced)

- Java, Matlab, VHDL (Limited


- Penetration Testing

- Wireshark

- Burp Suite

- Kali Linux

- Social Engineering

- Blue Team

- Research and Development

- Electronics

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