Malware Analyst, Mid in Fort Meade, MD at Booz Allen Hamilton

Date Posted: 2/12/2018

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Job Description

Job Number: R0023416

Booz Allen Hamilton has been at the forefront of strategy and technology for more than 100 years. Today, the firm provides management and technology consulting and engineering services to leading Fortune 500 corporations, governments, and not-for-profits across the globe. Booz Allen partners with public and private sector clients to solve their most difficult challenges through a combination of consulting, analytics, mission operations, technology, systems delivery, cybersecurity, engineering and innovation expertise.

Malware Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Support clients in solving difficult problems by focusing on analyzing complex malicious code. Leverage knowledge of how to analyze and evaluate complex malicious code to create technical reports for identification parameters, advanced capabilities, and potential mitigation strategies. Work to continually improve current malware analysis techniques and identify new ways to help colleagues identify malware. Conduct ongoing research and training in comprehending malicious software, vulnerabilities, and exploitation techniques.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with application security, network security, reverse engineering, or malware

-Knowledge of Windows internals and Win32 API

-Active TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph required

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with program and system analyses through IDA Pro, OllyDbg, PCap tools, or TCP Dump

-Experience with Assembly programing

-Experience with Web programing

-Experience with computer science or engineering

-Experience with using Microsoft PowerPoint and Word for documenting methodologies and presenting results

-Knowledge of worms, viruses, Trojans, rootkits, and botnets

-Knowledge of basic scripting and programming in Regex, C++, and Python for analysis

-Ability to be self–motivated and acquire new expertise

-Ability to be a team player

-Ability to mentor other staff members

-Ability to work across different divisions, organizations, and leadership chains to influence change

-Possession of excellent critical thinking and problem–solving skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

Integrating a full range of consulting capabilities, Booz Allen is the one firm that helps clients solve their toughest problems by their side to help them achieve their missions.  Booz Allen is committed to delivering results that endure.

We are proud of our diverse environment, EOE, M/F/Disability/Vet.


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