Mobile Security Researcher

ManTech International   •  

Vienna, VA

Industry: Professional, Scientific & Technical Services


Less than 5 years

Posted 179 days ago

This job is no longer available.

The Cyber Operations and Exploitation Solutions Division (COES) of ManTech MCIS is looking for a highly motivated Mobile Security Researcher. This is a rewarding and highly challenging position where you will join a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced software capabilities to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security. 
Our contributions to our customer’s success is driving our growth. Due to this, we’re hiring for all levels of Mobile Security Researchers. If this opportunity coincides with your passions we’d like to hear from you regardless of where you are in your career.

General Responsibilities:
Perform vulnerability analysis of mobile/embedded platforms, applications, protocols, and supporting infrastructure
Engage in extensive reverse engineering of mobile and wireless technology
Act as key team participant in internal security research endeavors
Maintain continuous awareness of threats, vulnerabilities, and techniques in mobile security and associated fields
Provide insight into mid and near future mobile security trends, give expert strategic direction, and contribute both original ideas and technical content.
Thoroughly document, in a manner suitable for widespread publication, all aspects of research including everything from initial discovery to methods and procedures used to findings and future research steps
Interact with customers to identify their specific requirements and provide expert advice and direction on optimal and efficient means of achieving their objectives

Position Requirements:
Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or other engineering field and three or more years of work experience
One or more years of experience with reverse engineering in a security context
Familiarity with assembly for one or more architectures (ARM, MIPS, x86/x64)
Experience auditing C/C++ source for vulnerabilities
Experience auditing assembly for vulnerabilities
Experience with a scripting language such as Python
In-depth knowledge of basic exploitation techniques
Familiarity with exploitation mitigation technologies
Experience debugging applications
Experience with IDA Pro
Strong verbal and written communication skills
Familiarity with at least one mobile or embedded platform programming environment desired
Experience with kernel-level programming and/or debugging desired
Experience with fuzzers and fuzzing techniques desired
Experience writing clear, concise documentation desired