Mobile Forensics/Malware Analyst in Chantilly, VA at Parsons

Date Posted: 11/8/2019

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    Chantilly, VA
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Job Description

Parsons is in need of a Mobile Forensics/Malware Analyst who is self-motivated and looking to make a difference. Help support a National Security mission by analyzing mobile application data and performing forensic analysis of mobile devices. Identify and provide analysis of suspected malware-infected devices. Provide written and/or oral presentations of findings to customer personnel. Interface with development teams to provide solutions to mitigate malware infections.

Required Skills:

  • Familiarity with iOS or Android operating systems
  • Experience imaging digital media
  • Knowledge of common digital forensic techniques and practices
  • Experience flashing and using custom ROMs
  • Development/Analysis of mobile device applications
  • Experience utilizing commercial imaging tools such as Cellebrite and XRY
  • Reverse engineering or application tear-down experience
  • Experience identifying malware infections on mobile and/or desktop platforms
  • Experience writing post-analysis summaries and presentations

Desired Skills:

  • Ability to read and understand assembly code (ARM, x86, x64, etc.)
  • Experience writing scripts in support of analysis using Python/Bash/Powershell/etc


  • BS in Computer Science or related field and 5+ years of related experience. Relevant experience may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • 2+ years hands on experience in one or more of the following: digital forensics, mobile device application analysis, computer programming, malware analysis, or digital media imaging
  • Strong technical written and verbal communication skills
  • TS clearance required

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

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