Lead Vulnerability Researcher (VR) / Reverse Engineer (RE) with Security Clearance

at Constellation Technologies Inc
Published December 3, 2023
Location MD
Category Default  
Job Type Full-time  


About us: Mission Driven, Employee Focused At CTI, you'll be at the center of an award-winning corporate culture, breaking technological barriers and solving real-world problems for our federal government customers. We are committed to hiring the best of the best, and in return, we offer a world-class, truly unique employee experience that is rare within our industry. If you're a technical changemaker with a passion for Cyber Operations, Cloud and Data Analytics, or Engineering, we're looking for you! Love what you do AND where you work - alongside a supportive, innovative team of like-minded individuals. After all, we know that your best work happens when you live your best life, and we do everything we can to make that possible. Are you ready for your best career move? Intel Agency polygraph is strongly preferred. Due to Federal contract requirements, US citizenship and a TS/SCI security clearance is required for this position. Description:CTI is seeking an experienced TS/SCI polygraph cleared Lead Vulnerability Researcher (VR) / Reverse Engineer (RE) to join our team. The day-to-day:As a Lead Vulnerability Researcher (VR) / Reverse Engineer (RE) you will perform technical analysis of malicious binaries through controlled execution and/or static analysis of assembly code, overcoming techniques designed to defeat analysis, to ascertain functionality, capability, call-backs, assist with attribution to adversary infrastructure, and identification of indicators of compromise. Utilize strong malware and analysis experience. The qualifications (required):• Must be a US Citizen• Must have TS/SCI clearance w/ active polygraph• Bachelor of Science in a technical degree (Science/Technology/Engineering/Math). This education requirement may be substituted for an additional four (04) years' experience in VR / RE / Exploit Development for a total of fourteen (14) or more years of VR / RE / Exploit Development.• Technical experience preferred:o VR and RE ten (10) yearso Vulnerability Analysis three (03 years)o Exploit Development three (03 years)o Reverse Engineer three (03 years)o In-depth understanding of exploit mitigations such as address space layout randomization (ASLR), data execution prevention (DEP), return oriented programming (ROP) three (03 years)o In-depth knowledge of Linux and Android kernels, SELinux/SEAndroid three (03 years)o Low-level operating systems experience for Android (Could be Linux background) three (03 years)o Linux/Android kernel development three (03 years)o Reduced Instruction Set Computer assembly three (03 years)o Reverse Engineering (Using tools such as IDA Pro, Binary Ninja and Ghidra) three (03 years) The nice-to-haves (desired, not required):• Network+, Security+, Certified Ethical Hacker (CEH), Microsoft Networking, Computer Network Administrator (CNA), Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), Information Systems Security Engineering Professional (ISSEP), Certified Ethical Hacking, and Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA). The benefits package: • Affordable healthcare options with 80% employer paid premium PLUS a company-funded HSA• Dental insurance with 100% employer paid premium• Vision with 80% employer paid premium• Employer paid Life insurance 100%• Employer paid Short-term and Long-term disability 100% • Annual training, continued education, and professional memberships reimbursement• Unlimited access to Red Hat Enterprise Linux, AWS, and NetApp training and accreditation• Annual reimbursement for technology i.e. phones, computers, printers, etc.• 401(k) with company match up to 5% with 100% immediate vesting (after 90 days of employment) The environment and perks: • Professional development investment and paid time off for training• Contract and work locations in Maryland, Virginia, Colorado, Texas, California, Florida and Hawaii.• Team building events throughout the year such as Destination Family Events, Holiday Party, Monthly Get-Togethers• Leadership Team engagement and mentorship• Performance Recognition• Unlimited complimentary branded apparel Don't see a job opening that's the perfect fit? Apply to our General Position to join our talent pool for consideration for future or potentially unlisted opportunities. Know someone else who may be a good fit? Refer them through the CTI External Referral Program and you could receive a one-time referral bonus of up to $10,000 ! Email for more information. Constellation Technologies is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. 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