Software Engineer (Kernel Space Vulnerability Analysis)

Employer
Noblis
Location
Linthicum, MD
Posted
Jul 17, 2017
Closes
Aug 07, 2017
Function
Analyst, Engineer
Industry
Engineering
Hours
Full Time
Responsibilities: Noblis is looking for developers interested in supporting the design, development, and deployment of cutting edge cyber R&D tools. In this position engineers will perform research to discover and analysize vulnerabilities in security applications across multiple platforms including desktop, mobile, and embedded computing systems. This will include identifying vulnerabilities in endpoint security applications and cryptographic implementations. Employees will work in a fast paced and exciting lab with access to cutting edge technology on the forefront of cyber security. Qualifications: Required Experience:BS in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or similar fieldExperience with C, C++, and Assembly (x86, ARM, MIPS)Experience writing or working with kernel drivers and services for Windows, Linux, Android, or iOSStrong understanding of low-level computer fundamentals, assembly and processor architectureFamiliarity with kernel debugging in Windows or other environmentsExcellent verbal and written communication skills Additional Desired Experience:Experience with fuzzing, crash analysis and runtime instrumentation (IDA Pro, WinDbg, OllyDbg, or others)Experience with exploit development for proof of concept demonstrationsMulti-platform reverse engineering experience on any of the following architectures: x86, ARM, MIPS, MSP430, AtmelUnderstanding of static and dynamic software analysis tools and techniquesBlind protocol analysis and protocol reversing/protocol tools developmentHardware identification/modification/basic electronics skills (bus sniffing, soldering, debugging)Top Secret clearance required; polygraph preferred. Overview: Noblis and our wholly owned subsidiaries, Noblis ESI and Noblis NSP, are solving difficult problems that help our government and our country. We bring the best of scientific thought, management, and engineering expertise with a reputation for independence and objectivity. We support a wide range of government and industry clients in the areas of national security, intelligence, transportation, healthcare, environmental sustainability, and enterprise engineering. Learn more at noblis.org/about. Why work at a Noblis company?Our employees find greater meaning in their work and balance the other things in life that matter to them. Our people are our greatest asset. They are exceptionally skilled, knowledgeable, team-oriented, and mission-driven individuals who want to do work that matters and benefits the public. Noblis has won numerous workplace awards. Noblis maintains a drug-free workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race.