Cyber Vulnerability Researcher - Military veterans preferred

Raytheon (


  full-time   employee

Buena Park
United States

Job Description:
Cyber Vulnerability Researcher to work in a fast paced rapid turn environment with challenging, interesting, and unique program missions. Project objectives include vulnerability research, reverse engineering, information assurance, computer network operations, and emerging cybersecurity technologies. Candidates must also have a strong background in low-level real-time software development experience. Selected candidates are expect to work closely with the internal team and be able to prepare and present or support technical demonstrations to management and customers.

U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position needs an active U.S. Security Clearance as of day one of employment.

Required Skills:

  • Minimum of 2 years of related technical experience
  • Experience in vulnerability research, reverse engineering, data exploitation
  • Strong background in C/C++, Java, Python
  • Proficiency with embedded processor and computer architecture (ARM, x86, PPC, etc.)
  • Experience with one or more of the following OS: Unix/Linux, iOS, Android, QNX, VxWorks
  • U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will require the ability to access US only data systems.
  • Active DoD TS/SCI clearance

Desired Skills:
  • Experience in disassemblers / decompilers (IDA Pro, Ollydbg, etc.)
  • Experience with penetration testing (Kali Linux, Metasploit, fuzzing techniques, etc.)
  • Participated in cyber competitions, capture-the-flag cyber challenges
  • Familiarity with wireless/networking/security protocols
  • Proficiency in assembly language, low-level drivers
  • Experience with crash and malware analysis

Required Education: Bachelor of Science Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or related field.

Desired Education: Master of Science Degree in Computer Science, Engineering, Math, or related field.

Raytheon is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.