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MITRE is seeking a strong technical candidate with a computer science or software engineering background to join a research and development team focused on investigating new technologies and building prototypes. The candidate will enjoy a fast-paced team environment, working on cutting edge technology, and be a self-starter. The candidate for this position would have familiarity in at least one of these disciplines: offensive Cyber tool development, reverse engineering, vulnerability research, embedded countermeasures, Cyber/EW convergence, RF jamming, geolocation, offensive Cyber tradecraft, and/or Cyber denial and deception.
Reverse engineer mobile and embedded devices
Develop forensic tools
Research vulnerabilities for exploitation purposes
Support to outward-reaching sponsors
Develop prototypes based on research
Bachelor's Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field
At least5yearsof successfulexperience
Secret Level Clearance Required
Familiarity with composition of executables
Familiarity with network forensics,pcapanalysis
Familiarity with IDA Pro, GDB
Familiarity with ARM, ARM64, AARCH64 assembly
Familiarity with Android internals, Linux kernel, and/or iOS internals
Software development experience in Python, Java, C, and C++
Proficient in prototyping using Python
Basic knowledge of software vulnerabilities and exploitation
Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel and Word
Must have demonstratedproficiency and strength inverbal,written, PC, presentation, andcommunicationsskills
Ability to possess and maintain
Advanced degree inComputer Science, Computer Engineering, Software Engineering orrelated technical field of study
5-8years previous experience preferred
Existing Secret Clearance
Familiarity with operational Cyber concepts and objectives.
Familiarity with mobile app programming languages and scripting tools. (e.g., Java, Objective-C, Swift, Python, C, C++, Go)
Familiarity with RF concepts
Ability to work independently and independently learn new technologies, languages, platforms, etc.
MITRE's workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like thechoice you want to make, then choose MITRE-and make a difference with us. For more information please visithttps://www.mitre.org/careers/working-at-mitre. U.S Citizenship is required for most positions.
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