Reverse Software Engineer - Cyber (TS/SCI with Poly) in Annapolis Junction, MD at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Ready to be part of a cutting edge growing Cyber Security project that will make a huge impact on the DOD/Intel community? This exciting role includes performing traditional System Engineering and Vulnerability research with a focus on OCO (Offensive Cyber Operations) and DCO (Defensive Cyber Operations) activities. Work with customers directly performing full cycle system engineering, gathering requirements and source code, to technical documentation and specifications. Performing long term, in depth vulnerability assessments using reverse engineering, kernel debugging, and exploitation technologies. Engineers are encouraged to be creative and exhaust every technical avenue to uncover weaknesses of the system and exploit them.  The feasibility and impact of the findings will often require team members to develop prototype exploitations based on identified vulnerabilities. Support assessments of large scale weapons systems and other national security operations!

Reverse Software Engineer Job Duties:

Position is location in Annapolis Junction with some travel and meetings to Linthicum Heights area. Occasional CONUS and OCONUS travel will occur as well. 


  •  Level 1 - Software Engineer - 5+ years in software development and maintenance w/H.S. diploma; Level 2 Software Engineer - 7+ years in software development and maintenance w/H.S. diploma
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field, can be applied for 4 years credit; Master's degree in Computer Science/Engineering or related field, can be applied for 6 years credit
  • Experience in x86/x64 assembly, software reverse engineering, kernel debugging, and protocol stacks
  • Experience in Software Reverse Engineering with at least 1 of the following tool or an equivalent: IDAPro, GDB, WinDbg, Immunity/OllyDbg
  • Experience developing computer exploits

Preferred skills:

•         Experience with the following software technologies: Java, C+, Python,  C, Embedded Software Engineering, or similar Object oriented languages

•         Experience in malware analysis and mitigation techniques

•         Computer implant architecture and development

•         Strong understanding of the Windows and Linux Operating System internals and APIs

•         Knowledge of analyzing shellcode, packed and obfuscated and the associated algorithms a plus

•         Experience with scripting languages such as Python, Bash, Pearl, etc

•         Experience in host and network analysis to identify and characterize anomalies and vulnerabilities in the platform

•         Experience documenting findings in reports and briefings

•         Security certifications a plus: CISSP, C|EH, CREA, GPEN, GREM, OSCP, OSCE

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

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