Become an integral part of a diverse team that leads the world in the Mission, Cyber, and Intelligence Solutions group. At ManTech International Corporation, you ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Security Researcher to join our team in the Reston, VA area to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech. The Security Researcher will be a key member of our Security research team. This team conducts both internal and client driven security research against mobile/embedded platforms and supporting infrastructure.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Interact with customers to identify their specific requirements and provide expert advice and direction on optimal and efficient means of achieving their objectives
Act as key team participant in internal security research endeavors
Engage in extensive reverse engineering of mobile and wireless technology
Perform vulnerability analysis of mobile/embedded platforms, applications, protocols, and supporting infrastructure
Thoroughly document, in a manner suitable for widespread publication, all aspects of research including everything from initial discovery to methods and procedures used to findings and future research steps
Maintain continuous awareness of threats, vulnerabilities, and techniques in mobile security and associated fields
Provide insight into mid and near future mobile security trends, give expert strategic direction, and contribute both original ideas and technical content.
Limited travel as required
Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or other engineering field and three or more years of work experience
One or more years of experience with reverse engineering in a security context
Familiarity with assembly for one or more architectures (x86/x64, ARM, MIPS)
Experience auditing C/C++ source for vulnerabilities
Experience with a scripting language such as Python, Ruby or Perl
Experience auditing assembly for vulnerabilities
In-depth knowledge of basic exploitation techniques
Familiarity with exploitation mitigation technologies