Software Systems Engineer (Government)

Less than 5 years experience  •  Telecommunications.

Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/12/17
San Antonio, TX
Less than 5 years experience
Salary depends on experience
Posted on 07/12/17

AT&T has a career opportunity for a Vulnerability Research / Reverse Engineering Software Developer at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, Texas supporting cyber related activities. The employee will provide technical expertise in developing software solutions and cyber capabilities to meet Federal Government client’s business needs. 

As part of an Agile software development team, develop specialized code for integration into cyber capabilities for theAir Force’s cyber mission. Participate in daily Scrum meetings to discuss tasks, code quality, problem areas and testing requirements. May provide forensic analysis and vulnerability research by identifying problems in existing software and hardware by isolating vectors and recommend counter-measures in accordance with customer’s direction. Utilize an in-depth analysis of software, hardware, or systems proceeding throughout the stack to identify exploitable vulnerabilities or program hooks. Use common industry tools such as debuggers (i.e., WinDbg, OllyDbg, etc.), decompliers (i.e., Mocha or JEB), and packet analyzers (i.e., WireShark and tcpdump) to pinpoint weaknesses at kernel or user levels. Analyze specific data to deduce design features or insights relating to malicious logic or tools used to exploit or disrupt cyber operations. Dismantle binary samples to improve countermeasures while aiding the comprehension of intent and origin. Unpack, decompile, and debug obfuscation techniques used to hide malicious logic code to develop a comprehensive view of the system’s functions and processes.

Required Skills, Experience, and Education: 

  • BS in Computer Science, Information Systems, Mathematics or similar technical discipline. Equivalent experience or Certified Software Development Professional (CSDP) may substitute.
  • 3+ years of demonstrated malware reverse engineering. 
  • 3+ years Agile software development desired.
  • Strong, practical experience in one or more of the following: C, C++, C-Sharp, Python, or Assembly.

Required Clearance: Current TS/SCI eligibility. (Must hold or have held a TS/SCI position within the past 48 months.)

AT&T is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity Employer and we are committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/AA/M/F/D/V

Requisition ID 1743812

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