Vulnerability Researcher III, Cybersecurity
Req #: 222524_20171
Location: Herndon, VA US
Job Category: Engineering
Minimum Security Clearance: TS/SCI with Polygraph
What You'll Get to Do: CYBER! CYBER! Independently or with a team, research and analyze software implementations to determine possible vulnerability issues.
More About this Role: Contribute to vulnerability research to actively analyze security functions for design weaknesses, technical flaws, and system vulnerabilities
Duties and Responsibilities:
* Research new threats, attack vectors and risks, and develop techniques and tools to analyze and expose vulnerabilities in various forms.
* Research solutions to challenging cyber security and computer networking problems.
* Identify and evaluate security strengths and weaknesses.
* Lead reverse engineering tasks 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.
* Contribute to the development of relationships with customers, collaborating to identify new challenges to resolve.
* Present and demonstrate to customers.
* Identify, create and propose new research projects.
* MUST BE ABLE TO OBTAIN A GOVERNMENT SECURITY CLEARANCE at the level to perform the duties of the position
You'll Bring These Qualifications:
* Ethical hacking skills and experience with reverse engineering tools.
* Strong Computer science and networking background, with expert 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).
* Demonstrated ability to identify vulnerabilities in complex software system platforms beyond basic linux and windows platforms.
BA in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or Electrical Engineering
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
* Recognized contributions within the reverse engineering and vulnerability research community.
* Demonstrated competency with reverse engineering tools e.g. Redare, IDApro, Ollydbg, gdb
* Demonstrated competency with multiple assembly languages, including: MIPS, x86, PowerPC, ARM
What We can Offer You:
* We've been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
* Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
* We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
* We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation's highest priorities.
* For over 55 years, the principles of CACI's unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
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