Cyber Research Engineer

Columbia, MD
Jan 27, 2022
Jan 30, 2022
Full Time
seeking a highly motivated candidate for a Cyber Research Engineer position. The candidate will develop next generation autonomous cyberspace capabilities and systems. Development of these new technologies exist at the intersection of a variety of interesting technical research areas and applications. Relevant technologies include software development, reverse engineering, cyberspace operations, networking, vulnerability research, and machine learning. Applications include cyberspace operations and securing of mission critical systems for the Department of Defense and Intelligence Community.BBN solves challenging problems of high importance to our customers in the Department of Defense, the Intelligence Community, and Industry by rapidly prototyping systems for cyberspace operations and developing capabilities to mitigate the cyber threat. Our team specializes in developing next-generation cyber technologies by combining a fundamental understanding of complex electronic systems and networks, with a deep expertise in software systems, optimization, and machine learning.What will you do?Work as a member of a small, focused team to design, develop, implement, and test new applications and prototype systemsDevelop and apply advanced algorithms and frameworksIntegrate advanced capabilities and technologies into customer solutions and productsParticipate in lab tests and demonstrationsCommunicate technical foundations of algorithms and applications through reports and presentationsWhat will you need?Ability to obtain a security clearanceRecent Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, or another relevant technical fieldProficiency in C/C++ and PythonCreative problem-solving skillsStrong written and oral communication skillsPosition may require some amount of overnight travelAdditional Skills that would be AWESOME / BENEFICIALExperience working on technical teams for R&D projectsExperience with one or more of the following:Software development lifecycleCollaborative source code management (eg, Git)Reverse engineering tools and techniquesStatistical modeling and/or machine learningCode optimizationEmbedded systems or firmware analysisOperating system internals including memory/process/thread managementNetwork architectures and protocolsVirtualization tools (eg, Docker)Penetration testingActive Secret or Top Secret security clearance (TS/SCI preferred)Our Work/Life benefits include - Paid Parental Leave - Adoption Assistance - Auto and Home Insurance - Child/Elder Back Up Care - College Coach - Retirement Planning Services - Flexible Work Arrangements - Legal Services - LifeResources - Employee Discount Program - Educational Assistance - Transportation Benefits - and Wellness RewardJob Types: Full-time, ContractBenefits:Dental insuranceHealth insuranceLife insurancePaid time offRelocation assistanceVision insuranceSchedule:8 hour shiftEducation:Bachelor's (Preferred)Experience:C/C++ and Python: 2 years (Preferred)Work Location: One location

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