Lead Digital Forensics and/or Reverse Engineer

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McLean, Virginia

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Fri, 16 Apr 2021 23:59:59 GMT

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Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That’s because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation’s toughest challenges and we’re committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R&D centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We’re making a difference every day working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE and make a difference with us. MITRE is seeking a strong technical candidate with a computer science or software engineering background to join a research and development team focused on investigating new technologies and building prototypes. The candidate will enjoy a fast-paced team environment, working on cutting edge technology, and be a self-starter. The candidate for this position would have a familiarity in at least one of these disciplines: traditional forensics, mobile forensics, reverse engineering, loT devices, network packet capture and analysis, or Cloud forensics. Responsibilities include: * Reverse engineer mobile and embedded devices * Develop forensic tools * Research vulnerabilities for exploitation purposes * Support to outward-researching sponsors * Develop prototypes based on research Basic Qualifications * Bachelor s Degree in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field * At least 8 years of successful experience * Secret Level Clearance Required Other Qualifications * Focus on loT devices * Strong familiarity with ARM platforms such as Android and/or iOS * Strong familiarity with network forensics, pcap analysis * Strong familiarity with Linux * Strong familiarity with reverse engineering obfuscated or binary files * Familiarity with database systems (e.g. MySQL, Postgres, SQLite) * Proficient in prototyping using Python * Familiarity with Android internals, Linux kernel, and/or iOS internals * Proficiency in use of Microsoft Office including Outlook, Excel and Word * Must have demonstrated proficiency and strength in verbal, written, PC, presentation, and communication skills * Ability to possess and maintain Secret Clearance level Preferred Qualifications * Advanced degree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Electrical Engineering or related technical field of study * 8 years previous experience preferred * Existing Secret Clearance * Familiarity with operational digital forensic concepts and objectives * Familiarity with mobile app programming languages and scripting tools (e.g. Java, Objective-C, Swift, Python, C, C++, Go) * Familiarity with Reverse Engineering concepts * Ability to work independently to learn new technologies, languages, platforms, etc. This requisition requires the following clearance(s): MITRE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. MITRE recruits, employs, trains, compensates, and promotes regardless of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, gender expression, sexual identity, disability, age, veteran status, and other protected status. MITRE intends to maintain a website that is fully accessible to all individuals. If you are unable to search or apply for jobs and would like to request a reasonable accommodation for any part of MITRE s employment process, please contact MITRE s Recruiting Help Line at or email at . Copyright 1997-2021, The MITRE Corporation. All rights reserved. MITRE is a registered trademark of The MITRE Corporation. Material on this site may be copied and distributed with permission only.