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Cyber Security Research Scientist

Rockville, Maryland, United States
We are a R&D focused think tank and specialize in areas such as cyber security, machine learning. wireless communications, remote sensing and robotics. While maintaining some of the largest contracts in DC we also hold a number of private contracts and are constantly expanding. In recent months we have seen unprecedented growth and are looking to expand our team with a Cyber Security Research Scientist. The ideal candidate will have a Masters Degree or higher and experience in technologies like C++, Python and Linux.
Our company is made up of over 200 employees, 40% of which have their PhD. We are a passionate group that believe in pursuing passionate work, career development and growth in a team setting.

Top Reasons to Work with Us
  • Company Culture
  • Flexible Working Hours
  • Great Benefits
What You Will Be Doing

Some Of Your Duties Will Include

You will be working within network/system/application/software security and studying and applying them to applications in both software and hardware platforms.
  • Perform R&D to understand security issues in networks, systems, software and/or applications.
  • Develop cyber security mechanisms and tools in some of the following example areas: malware detection, analysis, mitigation, prevention, isolation and visualization, trust computing, static and dynamic analysis, testing, penetration, assessment, and anti-jamming.
Setup a testing environment, program network devices, evaluate and test mechanisms and tools
Summarize research results
Work with a team to develop new mechanisms and modules suitable for integration into production framework.
Rigorously develop, test and document code

What You Need for this Position

At Least 3 Years Of Experience And Knowledge Of
  • Linux
  • C++
  • Python
  • Java
  • JavaScript
  • Research Publications
  • R&D
What's In It for You

Work with industry leading clients tackling the biggest challenges within cyber Security
Enjoy a collaborative team with great culture and awesome work environment
Have work-life balance and flexibility in your schedule
Competitive salary based on experience

So, if you are a Cyber Security Research Scientist with experience, please apply today!

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