Cyber Vulnerability Engineer - Mid Level

ENSCO   •  

Chantilly, VA

Industry: Aerospace / Defense


5 - 7 years

Posted 381 days ago

Industry Job Title Cyber Vulnerability Engineer - Mid Level
Internal Position Title Sr. Engineer
Employment Status Regular Full-time
Location Chantilly, VA
Contract Award Contingency Yes
Job Description

ENSCO, Inc., is seeking a Cyber Vulnerability Engineer to work closely with other cyber and scientific team experts. This is mission-critical work solving real-world problems. Take advantage of this tremendous opportunity to work in a TEAM environment where creativity and quick thinking are the tempo of the day. Bring your best to work with the best!

Job Responsibilities

•Perform computer network exploitation: embedded and software reverse engineering (RE), vulnerability research (VR), and application development for iOS mobile devices
•Analyze assembly-level code on ARM platforms
•Develop Software to run in user/kernel-mode
•Create and analyze network protocols throughout all layers of the network stack.
•Automate tasks using a scripting languages; Python, Perl or Ruby
•Solid understanding of iOS mobile and embedded systems architecture
•Develop software tools to support Reverse Engineering and Vulnerability Research.
•Support digital forensics activities
•Provide exceptional RE and VR on iOS mobile device embedded system firmware and software
•Develop specialized software/firmware modules to run on embedded hardware that communicate across native communications channels
•Develop software/firmware modules to implement specialized functions on mobile devices
•Solid understanding of mobile and embedded systems architecture from Boot through application layers
•Demonstrated experience disassembling and analyzing software and embedded firmware

Qualifications Required (Skills)

•Bachelor’s degree in, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or related field of study or equivalent.
•5+ years demonstrable experience in Electrical Engineering or Computer Science emphasizing mobile system software/firmware design, reverse engineering, vulnerability research.
•Familiarity with microprocessors and a variety of assembly languages
•Ability to code in C/Assembly
•Embedded operating system experience with Android
•Understanding of Android security features such as ALSR
•Exceptional communication skills

•Active Secret security clearance for which you must be a U.S. Citizen. If you do not meet this requirement you will not be considered.

General Education/Years of Experience BS or equiv; min 5 yrs related exp
U.S. Citizenship Yes
Security Clearance Level Secret
Drug Screen Type None
Export Control and Licensing None
Background Check Type 7 year

Qualifications Desired

•Master’s degree in a related field of study.
•The most successful candidate will also possess some combination of the skills and capabilities listed below
◦Experience with mobile wireless system vulnerability research
◦Experience using Hex Ray’s IDA reverse engineering tool
◦Develop plugin modules for Hex Ray’s IDA Pro RE software
◦Experience debugging embedded systems and RTOSs and using embedded debugging tools
◦Experience with other mobile operating systems such as Android
◦Active Top Secret security clearance

Division Description The National Security Solutions (NSS) Division provides security solutions for the United States government. NSS employees offer a multi-disciplinary approach to solve some of the most challenging technical problems in complex operational environments. Our areas of expertise are in sensor development and integration; chemical, biological and geophysical phenomenology; software applications and modeling; and operational applications of technology.