Nettitude Accelerator Scheme

Do you want a job in cyber security but don’t know how to break into the industry?

Each year we run an “Accelerator Scheme” which is designed for career changers, graduates and plenty more besides, who wish to get a head start in the cyber security industry.  After months of intensive custom training, you’ll start to get involved in delivery and be on your way towards a long and fruitful career with Nettitude.  This is a full time role which demands a lot from only the best, brightest and most motivated.  If that could be you, then read on.

How to apply

To register your interest in the 2017 Accelerator Scheme and to showcase your problem solving and hacking skills, we have put together a series of theoretical and practical challenges.

First, download the following file:

Read and abide by the rules of engagement, and then dive in.  Attach your completed answer sheet to an e-mail and send it to us at along with the following details:

  • Your full name
  • A telephone number we can contact you on
  • A copy of your CV
  • If you feel it’s appropriate, a brief cover letter

Any submissions including file formats other than .txt will be automatically deleted.

Whilst we encourage you to attempt all questions, we acknowledge that everybody’s depth and breadth of experience is different and 100% completion is therefore not essential. Just answer as many as you can. Good luck and we look forward to receiving your submissions!

Rules of engagement

All services and web applications for the practical challenges are located on the following host only:


No other hosts are in scope.

There is no requirement to use commercial tools to answer any questions, nor will they be of any assistance to you.

Last but not least, good luck!