The Intelligence Group within Leidos is seeking a Cyber Software Engineer to help lead the Team that designs and develops custom software cyber tools and techniques for operational use. These tools and techniques shall incorporate covert and stealth mechanisms that can be proven to subvert nearly all commercial computer and network security products and meet or exceed current tradecraft for computer implants and collection applications;directs the design and development of end-to-end data flow and tasking for cyber tools developed as prescribed by the Government.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems or applicable engineering field and 12+ years of relevant Information Technology experience;
- 10 + years of experience programming in Assembly, C, C++, Java, Perl, and Python;
- 7+ years of experience developing Windows applications using Visual Studio or .NET environments OR 7+ years or experience developing UNIX applications using make files or comparable build environments (or a combination of both)
- 5+ years of experience managing and supervising teams in support of cyber capability development;
- 6+ years of experience with programming cyber tools and techniques;
- Demonstrated ability to setup and configure version control software (i.e. Subversion, CVS, etc.);
- 2+ years of experience programming techniques to evade host and/or network-based intrusion detection systems;
- 2+ years of experience developing programs to capture, analyze, and interpret raw network traffic;
- 2+ years of experience in network sockets programming including developing packet-level programs, expert packet-level understanding of IP, TCP, and application-level protocols;
- 2+ years of experience developing packet-level programs Expert packet-level understanding of IP, TCP, and application-level protocols;
- Demonstrated expert ability in UNIX and/or Windows low-level internals including, but not limited to, the OS runtime linker/loader, object file formats (e.g. PE, COFF, ELF), file system internals (e.g. NTFS, ext2, btrfs), OS-specific mandatory and discretionary access control mechanisms, and process and thread APIs and data structures;
- Minimum two (2) year of experience programming device drivers in Windows and/or UNIX variants.
External Referral Bonus:Eligible
Potential for Telework:No
Clearance Level Required:None
Scheduled Weekly Hours:40
Job Family:Cyber Security Research and Development
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 33,000 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.
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