ManTech Software Vulnerability Researcher in Denver, Colorado
Secure our Nation, Ignite your Future
Become an integral part of a diverse team while working at an Industry Leading Organization, where our employees come first. At ManTech International Corporation, you’ll help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.
Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer-oriented Software Vulnerability Researcher to join our team in the Denver, CO area.
Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
Reverse engineer software for security mechanism bypass
Develop computer code in multiple languages as applicable
Develop instrumentation in support of primary tasks
Follow Agile Scrum methodology
Take self initiative to remain knowledgeable of evolving trends in offensive and defensive cyber tools, tactics, and procedures
Perform as a team member in the research of software vulnerabilities
Perform as a team lead on projects when suitable.
A passion for low-level software development and engineering
Knowledge of file systems, networking, and protocol stacks
Experience in C, C++, or Python programming
Ability to handle stress and work well under pressure
Analytical and Critical Thinking Skills
Bachelor's degree or equivalent combination of education and experience
Bachelors degree in one of the following disciplines: Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Math, Software Engineering or a related field preferred
Knowledge of operating system fundamentals, including interrupts, threading, virtual memory, device drivers, boot procedures, and memory management techniques
Knowledge of operating system internals, development and integration of code within the operating system kernel, kernel debugging, assembly (x86 and 64-bit Intel / AMD, MIPS)
In-depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows internals
In-depth knowledge of Linux internals
In-depth knowledge of compilers, operating systems, and/or program analysis
Experience in reverse engineering
Experience in vulnerability research
Experience in C and C++ programming
Note: Candidates of all experience levels (junior through senior) are encouraged to apply!
Individuals must be a U.S. Citizen and either hold an active US Security Clearance or must be eligible to obtain a US Security Clearance
Applicants with the appropriate skills but without a security clearance are still encouraged to apply. If you're the right fit for the job, we will make it happen
Applicants will be subject to a government security background investigation.
Must be able to remain in a stationary position at least 50% of the time
Frequently communicates with co-workers, management, and customers. May involve delivering presentations, must be able to exchange accurate information in these situations
Constantly operates a computer and other office productivity machinery, such as a calculator, copy machine and computer printer.
The person in this position needs to occasionally move about inside the office to access file cabinets, office machinery, etc.
ManTech International Corporation, as well as its subsidiaries proactively fulfills its role as an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, sex, religion, age, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, marital status, physical or mental disability, status as a Disabled Veteran, Recently Separated Veteran, Active Duty Wartime or Campaign Badge Veteran, Armed Forces Services Medal, or any other characteristic protected by law.
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