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Job #: TR-661430
Location: Columbia, MD
Category: Software Development
Schedule (FT/PT): Full time
Travel Required: No
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: No
Clearance Required: Top Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Group: Intelligence

Job Description:

The Cyber and SIGINT Solution Ops under Defense and Intelligence Sector of Leidos has a career opportunity for a iOS Software Vulnerability Engineer with a TS/SCI with polygraph clearance in Laurel, Maryland.

PROGRAM SUMMARY: Do you enjoy being a part of small teams that work closely with the customer? Does big data pique your interest? Our Prototype Development Support program is looking for candidates with a strong mission focus to do new development and rapid prototyping. Someone who can figure out smarter, better ways to discover new targets or support mission analysis.

Looking for an exciting opportunity? We are seeking a motivated software engineer with demonstrated iOS Mobile Device development experience. Primary focus will be on researching proof of concept techniques and reverse engineering vulnerabilities and publicly released exploits in mobile devices. The team works in a collaborative and agile environment with often-changing priorities and demands. The candidate must be a self-starter with the ability to take initiative in the work.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE:
  • BS degree and 18-20 years of prior relevant experience.
  • At least 15 years of general experience in computer science, computer engineering, mathematics, or a related discipline
  • At least 10 years of experience in software-intensive projects and programs for government or industry customers.
  • At least 10 years of the experience must have been as a software engineer supporting software architecture development, requirement analysis, process execution and evaluation, selection and evaluation of COTS/GOTS tools, and integration (with both new and existing systems).


PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Working knowledge of various programming languages: C/C++, Python, Assembly, Objective-C, Java, etc.


Experience with code execution in non-traditional manners using shell code and injected code
Experience with manual loading and execution techniques
Experience with HEAP internals, HEAP overflow, use after free and spray concepts

Experience with some of the following:
  • ARM/ X86/ other assembly language
  • iOS SDK programming/engineering; OSX kernel experience can be substituted for specific iOS experience
  • iOS kernel, drivers, and JNI exposure;
  • Reverse engineering and software analysis tools toolsets
  • Debug tools for crash analysis
  • Native debugging
  • Web platform software (mobile software and mobile hardware)

Experience with JavaScript and browser internals and process communication
Experience with vulnerability research
Experience with designing software tools and subsystems to support software reuse and domain analyses and manage their implementation

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Leidos is a Fortune 500® information technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world's toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company's 32,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $10.19 billion for the fiscal year ended December 28, 2018. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com .

Pay and benefits are fundamental to any career decision. That's why we craft compensation packages that reflect the importance of the work we do for our customers. Employment benefits include competitive compensation, Health and Wellness programs, Income Protection, Paid Leave and Retirement. More details are available here .

Leidos will never ask you to provide payment-related information at any part of the employment application process. And Leidos will communicate with you only through emails that are sent from a Leidos.com email address. If you receive an email purporting to be from Leidos that asks for payment-related information or any other personal information, please report the email to spam.leidos@leidos.com .

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to sex, race, ethnicity, age, national origin, citizenship, religion, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, family structure, marital status, ancestry, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, veteran or military status, or any other basis prohibited by law. Leidos will also consider for employment qualified applicants with criminal histories consistent with relevant laws.

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