Parsons Corporation Senior Reverse Engineer/Vulnerability Researcher in Annapolis Junction, Maryland
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When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Imagine a career working with intelligent, diverse people sharing a common quest. Imagine a workplace where you can be yourself. Where you can thrive. Where you can find your next, right now. We’ve got what you’re looking for.
We are seeking a highly talented and driven Senior Reverse Engineer/Vulnerability Researcher to join our team. Our customer and work location are on-site in Maryland – compensation will match level of skill and take into account place of performance. As a key member of our team, you will have the opportunity to work on fascinating projects with some of the best professionals in the industry, exploring the boundaries of vulnerability research.
Use reverse engineering techniques to delve into the inner workings of various systems and software to uncover security vulnerabilities
Develop proof-of-concept exploits that showcase the impact of vulnerabilities
Collaborate with cross-functional teams to ensure products are effective
Propose and develop tooling that will increase the efficiency and efficacy of the team
Mentor and guide junior researchers, helping to grow and expand their skill sets
Bachelor's or Master's degree in Computer Science, Information Security, or a related field (can be waved)
A minimum of 8 years of hands-on experience in vulnerability research and reverse engineering
Experience developing exploits and payloads
Strong understanding of low-level systems, software design, and security practices
Proficiency in programming languages such as C, Python, and Assembly
Experience with Ghidra, IDA Pro, or Binary Ninja
Excellent communication and collaboration skills
Ability to work independently and as part of a team
Deep understanding and experience with more than one CPU architecture
Demonstrated experience in mentoring junior engineers
Proven history of creating tooling and technical infrastructure that has enabled VR and RE
Knowledge of the internals of one or more RTOSs
Experience performing VR/RE on embedded devices
Experience with one or more of the following: JTAG, UART, I2C, SPI
Minimum Clearance Required to Start:
This position is part of our Federal Solutions team.
Our Federal Solutions segment delivers resources to our US government customers that ensure the success of missions around the globe. Our diverse, intelligent employees drive the state of the art as they provide services and solutions in the areas of defense, security, intelligence, infrastructure, and environmental. We promote a culture of excellence and close-knit teams that take pride in delivering, protecting, and sustaining our nation's most critical assets, from Earth to cyberspace. Throughout the company, our people are anticipating what’s next to deliver the solutions our customers need now.
$98,800.00 - $172,900.00
The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by customer requirements and some cases federal, state, provincial or local mandates.
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity, equity, inclusion, and accessibility in the workplace. Diversity is ingrained in who we are, how we do business, and is one of our company’s core values. Parsons equally employs representation at all job levels for minority, female, disabled, protected veteran and LGBTQ+.
We truly invest and care about our employee’s wellbeing and provide endless growth opportunities as the sky is the limit, so aim for the stars! Imagine next and join the Parsons quest—APPLY TODAY!About Us
Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBTQ+.
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