Mobile Security and Vulnerability Engineer

Key Role:

Help to enable law enforcement’s pursuit of criminals and threat actors with a variety of digital investigative tools. Work as a security and vulnerability researcher in a team designing sophisticated engineering capabilities for use in lawful investigations of digital evidence. Conduct system vulnerability assessments across multiple platforms, primarily mobile, including Android, iOS, Linux, Windows, and other related platforms. Leverage reverse engineering expertise to discover implementation failures in firmware, cryptographic protocols, and update procedures. Identify possible sources of information leakage and code exploitation opportunities. Write code to simulate and exploit vulnerabilities and document findings in an internal knowledge base. This position is located in Quantico, VA.

Basic Qualifications:

-Experience with reverse engineering software using disassemblers and debuggers, including IDA Pro, gdb or adb.

-Knowledge of computer architecture, including x86, ARM, MIPS, Power PC, or x86_64

-Ability to manage multiple assignments and adjust priorities based on mission requirements

-Top Secret clearance

-BA or BS degree

Additional Qualifications:

-3+ years of experience with software development using C/C++ or Assembly

-1+ years of experience with developing or maintaining software or firmware iOS, Android, or other embedded and non-x86 platforms

-Experience with hardware debugging or interface methods, including JTAG, UART, or I2C

-Experience with higher-level languages, including Java, Objective-C, or Python

-Experience with firmware development, volatile memory manipulation, and software hooking

-BS degree in CS or Computer Engineering


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; Top Secret clearance is required.

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