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Parsons Corporation Journeyman Software Developer, Vulnerability Research in Centreville, Virginia

Minimum Clearance Required to Start:

Not Applicable/None

Job Description:

Parsons is seeking exceptional technical experts ready to take on the challenges of performing reverse engineering and vulnerability discovery. Qualified candidates have extensive knowledge and experience executing on and even leading reverse engineering and vulnerability research efforts.

Job Requirements:

  • Bachelor's or master's degree in Computer Science or related field.

  • Comfortable with at least one low-level architecture (x86, ARM, MIPS, etc.)

  • Demonstrated history of zero-day vulnerability discovery.

  • Experience using and/or building fuzzers.

  • Expertise in static analysis with Ghidra, IDA, Radare2, and/or Binary Ninja.

  • Experience in modern exploitation and weaponization techniques.

  • Experience in productizing and / or patching discovered vulnerabilities, with an adherence to modern software style and quality guidelines.

  • Ability to lead small teams of security researchers and CNO developers to execute VR and RE objectives.

  • Demonstration of excellence in one of the categories in “Desired Experience”

Desired Experience:

  • Experience with the internals of Windows / Win32 and/or the Linux Kernel.

  • Hypervisor vulnerability research experience.

  • Embedded vulnerability research experience.

  • Mobile vulnerability research experience.

  • Experience in advanced and targeted fuzzing using tools like Frida.

Security Clearance Requirements: Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements. U.S. Citizenship is required.

The position may require a COVID vaccination or an approved accommodation/exemption for a disability/medical condition or religious belief as required by federal, state, provincial or local mandates or customer requirements.

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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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