CompTIA is seeking IT professionals with expertise in the field of penetration testing, vulnerability assessment and management, or a related field to be involved in an Job Task Analysis workshop for our CompTIA PenTest+ certification exam.
During the Job Task Analysis, Subject Matter Experts (SMEs) will identify areas of competence required for the PenTest+ exam to ensure that the examination objectives are relevant to job roles and activities for the target audience.
Assistance from SMEs is crucial in providing an industry relevant exam. Potential SMEs must have:
SMEs who attend the workshop will receive:
*International SMEs will instead receive $540/day stipend ($2,700 total) to help defer additional travel costs.
Based on changing state and government guidelines/requirements, vaccination is currently not required for workshop participants.
In recognition of their contributions, all SMEs who participate in the entire Item Writing workshop will have their names and companies (if provided) listed on the CompTIA website.
When: September 25 - 29, 2023
Where: CompTIA Headquarters; 3500 Lacey Rd. Suite 100 Downers Grove, IL 60515 (Downers Grove is a suburb of Chicago)
Only professionals with strong technical backgrounds with current experience in supporting and troubleshooting a variety of computing devices and operating systems should apply. Although CompTIA appreciates interest from the training community, applications from trainers, authors, or individuals who may profit or materially benefit from knowledge of the CompTIA credential content are not eligible to participate.
If you have questions about the application process, email [email protected].Apply to become a CompTIA Subject Matter Expert