Mobile Security Researcher - Military veterans preferred

2020-06-06
ManTech (www.mantech.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


San Antonio
Texas
78201
United States

Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future

Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first.  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 Mobile Security Researcher to join our team in the San Antonio, TX area.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform vulnerability analysis of mobile/embedded platforms, applications, protocols, and supporting infrastructure
  • Engage in extensive reverse engineering of mobile and wireless technology
  • Act as key team participant in internal security research endeavors
  • 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.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
  • Interact with customers to identify their specific requirements and provide expert advice and direction on optimal and efficient means of achieving their objectives

Basic Qualifications:

  • 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 (ARM, MIPS, x86/x64)Experience auditing C/C++ source for vulnerabilities
  • Experience auditing assembly for vulnerabilities
  • Experience with a scripting language such as Python
  • In-depth knowledge of basic exploitation techniques
  • Familiarity with exploitation mitigation technologies
  • Experience debugging applications
  • Experience with IDA Pro
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Familiarity with at least one mobile or embedded platform programming environment desired
  • Experience with kernel-level programming and/or debugging desired
  • Experience with fuzzers and fuzzing techniques desired
  • Experience writing clear, concise documentation desired

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Familiarity with at least one mobile or embedded platform programming environment desired
  • Experience with kernel-level programming and/or debugging desired
  • Experience with fuzzers and fuzzing techniques desired
  • Experience writing clear, concise documentation desired

Security Clearance:

  • Individuals must be a U.S. Citizen and either hold an active US Security Clearance or must be eligible to obtain a US Security Clearance
  • Applicants with the appropriate skills but without a security clearance are still encouraged to apply. If you're the right fit for the job, well make it happen
  • Applicants will be subject to a government security background investigation.

Physical Requirements:

  • Must be able to remain in a stationary position 50%
  • Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.
  • The person in this position frequently communicates with co-workers, management and customers, which may involve delivering presentations
  • Working with Data
  • Move about freely in a laboratory setting
  • Repetitive Motions

ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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