Malware Analyst, Mid

Fort Meade, Maryland, United States
Aug 19, 2018
Sep 12, 2018
Full Time
Job Description Job Number: R0022065

Malware Analyst, Mid

Key Role:

Support clients in solving difficult problems by focusing on analyzing complex malicious code. Leverage knowledge of how to analyze and evaluate complex malicious code to create technical reports for identification parameters, advanced capabilities, and potential mitigation strategies. Work to continually improve current malware analysis techniques and identify new ways to help colleagues identify malware. Conduct ongoing research and training in comprehending malicious software, vulnerabilities, and exploitation techniques.

Basic Qualifications:

-2+ years of experience with application security, network security, reverse engineering, or malware

-Knowledge of Windows internals and Win32 API

-Ability to be self-motivated and acquire new expertise

-Ability to be a team player

-TS/SCI clearance with a polygraph

-HS diploma or GED

Additional Qualifications:

-Experience with program and system analyses through IDA Pro, OllyDbg, PCap tools, or TCP Dump

-Experience with basic scripting and programming in Regex, C++, and Python for analysis

-Experience with Assembly programing

-Experience with Web programing

-Experience with CS or engineering

-Experience with using Microsoft PowerPoint and Word to document methodologies and present results

-Knowledge of worms, viruses, Trojans, rootkits, and botnets

-Ability to mentor other staff members

-Ability to work across different divisions, organizations, and leadership chains to influence change

-Possession of excellent critical thinking and problem-solving skills


Applicants selected will be subject to a security investigation and may need to meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information; TS/SCI clearance with polygraph is required.

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