Security Engineering, Associate (Cyber Interface Vulnerability Researcher)

Location
Lexington Park, MD
Posted
Nov 17, 2022
Closes
Dec 17, 2022
Ref
14506
Industry
Engineering, Security
Hours
Full Time
Clearance Required:

Current Secret or Top Secret

Education Required:

BA/BS

US Citizenship:

Required

Summary

The MIL Corporation seeks a Security Engineering, Associate that will serve as a Cyber Interface Vulnerability Researcher performing custom cyber tool development and conducting RF interface and data bus test and evaluation on avionics systems while supporting our Federal Government client on-site at the Patuxent River, MD location.

Responsibilities
  • Working closely with our government customer, perform cyber interface vulnerability research on RF interfaces (e.g. GPS, ACARS, ADSB, IFF), MIL-STD-1553, ARINC-429, and CAN data buses
  • Design, develop, enhance and maintain custom cyber tools for test and evaluation of avionics systems

Required Qualifications
  • 10 years' experience in performing vulnerability research of RF interfaces, and avionics related data buses to include knowledge of various RF and data bus protocols
  • Experience coding in C, C++, and/or Java
  • Experience coding in Python
  • Experience working with and programming Software Defined Radio (SDR) devices
  • Experience in computer systems architecture, and systems and subsystems test and evaluation
  • Candidate must meet Cyber Security Workforce Certification Requirements (e.g. CompTIA Security+, ISC2 CISSP, etc.)
  • Ability to work in a diverse team environment
  • Per federal guidelines, you may be required to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination or willingness to obtain vaccination.

Desired Qualifications
  • Experience with DoD weapons systems and/or test and evaluation software development and/or DoD systems network infrastructure and software development, analysis and maintenance desired.

Education

Bachelor's Degree in electrical engineering, systems engineering, computer engineering or computer science from an ABET accredited college. A Master's degree in a related technical discipline may be substituted for five (5) years of experience (e.g. a 10 year experience requirement may be satisfied with a Master's degree and 5 years of experience).

Clearance

All applicants for this position must possess a current Secret clearance and be eligible to obtain a Top-Secret clearance; please note that the clearance process takes into account financial background aspects.

Why MIL?

The MIL Corporation (MIL) is a dynamic workforce of industry professionals who deliver world-class solutions in cyber, engineering, financial management, and information technology - and we are looking for candidates like you! Whether you're fresh out of college, the military, or well into your professional services career, MIL has great job opportunities that might be a great fit.

Here at MIL, we pride ourselves on the family-like environment instilled amongst our team. Our employees love working here and it truly shows through our various recognitions & awards. Some of our most recent awards include:
  • 2021-2022, Top Workplaces USA award (Energage)
  • 2017-2022 Top Workplaces Award, Greater Washington Area (The Washington Post)
  • 2018-2022 Certified Great Workplace, Great Place to Work®
    • 2021 & 2022, Best Workplaces in Consulting & Professional Services™
    • 2021 Fortune Best Workplaces for Millennials™
    • 2018 Fortune, Great Place to Work: Best Place to Work for Diversity
  • 2020- 2022, 2017, Top Workplace Award, South Carolina (Greenville Business Magazine, Columbia Business Monthly, and Charleston Business Magazine)
  • 2022 Freedom Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense
  • 2018, Above & Beyond Award, Employer Support of the Guard and Reserve (ESGR), Department of Defense

If your goal is to help the federal government deploy leading technologies, improve financial management, or defend the nation in cyberspace, MIL welcomes you. Become a part of something greater, where you, the people, make the difference.

The MIL Corporation is an equal opportunity employer, and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity and sexual orientation, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

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