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Malware Reverse Engineer, Mid in Fort Belvoir, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 2/1/2019

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Job Number: R0029842

Malware Reverse Engineer, Mid

Key Role:

Analyze malicious code by using static and dynamic reverse engineering techniques and employing industry tools, including IDA Pro, OllyDbg and REMnux. Manipulate reverse-engineering tools and scripting languages, including virtual machine and networking software. Develop and recommend mitigating controls or remediation to malware, and other malicious type code and applications. Identify the methodology of hackers posing a potential threat to our customer's networks and systems, including document results in time-sensitive reports, technical reports, presentations, and analyst exchanges. Apply knowledge of tactical to strategic level intelligence analysis of Cyber threats, vectors, and actors in support of Cyber defense and computer network operations. Use open source data and classified reporting to analyze and document the political, economic, social, and behavioral aspects of malicious Cyber activity, and provide situational awareness of local, regional, and international Cyber threats, including attribution analyses of Cyber organizations, programs, capabilities, motivations and intent to conduct Cyberspace operations. Work as a part of a government contractor team, giving and receiving effective feedback.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with reverse engineering of malware and malware analysis, including using reverse engineering and debugging tools

-Experience with assembly language, debugging C, C++ and Java

-Experience in the setup of malware analysis lab environments with sandboxes to contain malware analysis in a controlled environment

-Experience with the identification and classification of malware families based on standard taxonomy

-Knowledge of malware assembly and obfuscation techniques and tools

-Knowledge of the latest Cybersecurity threats, tools, including vulnerabilities, and malware families

-Knowledge of operating systems, including Windows, Linux, and Mac

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-BA or BS degree

-GIAC Reverse Engineering Malware (GREM) Certification or Certified Reverse Mandiant Analysis I

Additional Qualifications:

-8+ years of experience with analytics and reporting

-Ability to automate through the development and deployment of custom scripts or applications

-BA or BS degree in IT

-Engineering Analyst (CREA) Certification, or Advanced Malware Analyst (AMA) Certification, preferred


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 a polygraph is required.

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