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Penetration Tester, Mid in Charlottesville, VA at Booz Allen Hamilton Inc.

Date Posted: 12/8/2018

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Job Number: R0034731

Penetration Tester, Mid

Key Role:

Leverage the required expertise to perform software and hardware reverse engineering. Identify software, firmware, and hardware capabilities and vulnerabilities of specified unmanned aerial systems and automotive infotainment or telematics systems using penetration testing, JTAG firmware extractions, program code disassembly, and reverse hardware engineering. Identify possible attack activities, including network probing or scanning, Android and iOS vulnerabilities, DDOS, malicious code activity, and possible abnormal activities, such as worms, Trojans, and viruses.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with software and firmware code assembly, disassembly, and reverse engineering and software de-buggers and diagnostic tools, including GNU Radio, HackRF, Oscilliscopes, CAN bus tools, JTAG, Chip-Off process, IDA Pro, KaliLinux, and Metasploit

-2+ years of experience with secure programming and object-oriented functional software design and development in C, C#, C++, Java, Python, and assembly languages

-Experience with flight controller software, drone development, racing drone kits, wireless video, remote control systems, and autonomous systems

-Experience with using Microsoft Office for word processing, developing, and maintaining spreadsheets and databases and preparing presentations

-Knowledge of vehicle CAN bus and automotive systems

-Ability to obtain a security clearance

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Ability to demonstrate a creative thought process and positive attitude to tackle seemingly impossible tasks

-Ability to identify system misconfigurations, zero-day vulnerabilities, denial of service or distributed denial of service vulnerabilities, privilege escalation, unsupported or unpatched software, Web vulnerabilities, including session hijacking and SQL injection, and phishing attacks

-GPEN, GIAC, CEH, CEPT, CISSP, and Berla iVE Certifications


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information.

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