Software Engineer III-Vulnerability Researcher

Location: Florham Park, New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 10-25-2017
JOB TITLE: Software Engineer III-Vulnerability Researcher
Location: Columbia, MD; Herndon, VA or Florham Park, NJ
Travel Requirements:  Travel to other Locations of the company or Customer Sites as necessary
Our client, a leader in solving the most complex networking and communications challenges, is seeking a Software Engineer III-Vulnerability Researcher for either Columbia, MD; Herndon, VA or Florham Park, NJ location.
In this position you will work under minimal direction, research and analyze software implementations to determine possible vulnerability issues
Our client solves the most complex networking and communications challenges facing the U.S. Federal Government, state and local governments, foreign governments, and commercial organizations worldwide. Our client delivers groundbreaking research, and advanced
networking and communications solutions that provide an information advantage that contributes to the mission and operational success of its customers. Our client is a U.S.-owned company headquartered in Herndon, Virginia, with offices nationwide.  We provide our employees with competitive compensation packages and a full range of benefits, including vacation, medical, dental, life insurance, a 401(k) plan, tuition assistance, Employee Assistance Program (EAP), and paid parental leave.
Roles and Responsibilities:
•     Perform vulnerability research to actively analyze security functions for design weaknesses, technical flaws, and system vulnerabilities
•     Research new threats, attack vectors and risks and develop techniques and tools to analyze and expose vulnerabilities in various form
•     Research solutions to challenging cyber security and computer networking problems
•     Identify and evaluate security strengths and weaknesses
•     Perform reverse engineering on Windows, Linux, mobile device and other embedded platforms
•     Design, implement and test tools and techniques as an individual or as part of a small team
•     Develop relationships with customers collaborating to identify new challenges to resolve
•     Present and demonstrate to customers
•     Identify, create and propose new research projects
•     Travel to other  locations of the company or customer sites as necessary
•     Understand and adhere to all Our client’s Ethical and Compliance policies.
•     Proactively ensure a safe work environment and adhere to our client’s EH&S policies and procedures.
•     Perform other duties as required
•     Obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the duties of the

Basic Qualifications:
To be considered for this position, you must minimally meet the knowledge, skills, and abilities listed below:
•     BA in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering and 4-6 years of related experience or an equivalent combination of education, skills, and experience.
•     Ethical hacking skills and experience with reverse engineering tools like IDApro, Ollydbg, gdb
•     Computer science and networking background including knowledge in IP networking, cyber security and software development
•     Strong software development skills and demonstrated experience in current languages such as C, C++.
•     Experience with Linux operating systems at all layers (boot, kernel space, user space)
Preferred Qualifications:
Candidates with these desired skills will be given preferential consideration:
•     Experience in current reverse engineering tools: Idpro, Ollydbg
If you are interested, please send your CV in English to

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Timothy Howlett
InterContinental Recruiting

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