Lead Security Researcher - iOS in Quantico, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 1/7/2020

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Job Description

Parsons is in need for individuals who are self-motivated, mission-focused, and ready to solve some of the most challenging technical problems that don't have answers on Stack Overflow.


  • Serve as lead security researcher/developer for team focused on mobile/cellular platforms
  • Guide and mentor team in best practices for software development and security research
  • Identify applicable courses and training to promote team and individual growth in the area of security research and development
  • Work with PMs to set technical delivery milestones in accordance with customer requirements

Required Skills:

  • Experience with Python and C/C++ programming
  • Experience leading teams that conduct security research and development
  • Subject Matter Expertise of OS internals, preferably on mobile platforms
  • Subject Matter Expertise in reverse engineering using IDA Pro, Ghidra, etc
  • Subject Matter Expertise in security concepts including exploitation techniques and mitigation bypasses, process hiding, communication hiding, bypassing detection of security products, etc
  • Top Secret security clearance required


  • Bachelor’s degree and 10+ years of related professional experience. Relevant job experience may be substituted for a degree.

Must be eligible to obtain and maintain, or currently possess Top Secret clearance.

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Technical Services and Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.