Ensco Chantilly , VA 22022
ENSCO, Inc., is seeking a Cyber Software Vulnerability Scientist to work closely with other cyber and scientific team experts. This is mission-critical work solving real-world problems. Take advantage of this tremendous opportunity to work in a TEAM environment where creativity and quick thinking are the tempo of the day. Bring your best to work with the best!
Perform computer network exploitation: embedded and software reverse engineering (RE), vulnerability research (VR), and application development for software and embedded systems
Analyze assembly-level code
Develop Software to run in user/kernel-mode
Create and analyze network protocols through all layers of network stack.
Scripting language such as; Python, Perl, or Ruby
Strong knowledge of PC and embedded systems architecture
Develop software tools to support RE and VR
Support digital forensics activities
Provide RE and VR on embedded system firmware and software
Develop specialized software/firmware modules to run on embedded hardware
Develop software/firmware modules to implement specialized functions on software systems
Qualifications Required (Skills)
B.S. degree in Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering, or related field of study or equivalent
7+ years of related work experience.
Familiarity with microprocessors and a variety of assembly languages
Ability to code in C/C++/C#, Java, Python, and Assembly
Real-time operating system experience on Linux, Windows, iOS, or MacOS
Exceptional communication skills
Active Secret security clearance for which you must be a U.S. Citizen. If you do not meet this requirement you will not be considered.
Kernel level development/driver development for Real-time Operating systems
Experience with mobile wireless system vulnerability research
Experience using Hex Ray's IDA reverse engineering tool
Develop plugin modules for Hex Ray's IDA RE software
Experience debugging embedded systems and RTOSs and using embedded debugging tools
Active Top Secret clearance
General Education/Years of Experience BS or equiv; min 7 yrs related exp U.S. Citizenship Yes Security Clearance Level Secret Drug Screen Type None Export Control and Licensing None Background Check Type 7 year Division Description The National Security Solutions (NSS) Division provides security solutions for the United States government. NSS employees offer a multi-disciplinary approach to solve some of the most challenging technical problems in complex operational environments. Our areas of expertise are in sensor development and integration; chemical, biological and geophysical phenomenology; software applications and modeling; and operational applications of technology.
Key customers include the Department of Homeland Security, the Department of Defense, and the Intelligence Community.
Strength in Diversity ENSCO, Inc. and its wholly owned U.S. subsidiaries are equal opportunity/affirmative action employers, committed to diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status, or any other protected characteristic under state or local law.