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Lead Mobile and Embedded Cyber Systems Engineer

The MITRE Corporation
Mc Lean, Virginia, United States
Why choose between doing meaningful work and having a fulfilling life? At MITRE, you can have both. That's because MITRE people are committed to tackling our nation's toughest challenges-and we're committed to the long-term well-being of our employees. MITRE is different from most technology companies. We are a not-for-profit corporation chartered to work for the public interest, with no commercial conflicts to influence what we do. The R centers we operate for the government create lasting impact in fields as diverse as cybersecurity, healthcare, aviation, defense, and enterprise transformation. We're making a difference every day-working for a safer, healthier, and more secure nation and world. Our workplace reflects our values. We offer competitive benefits, exceptional professional development opportunities, and a culture of innovation that embraces diversity, inclusion, flexibility, collaboration, and career growth. If this sounds like the choice you want to make, then choose MITRE-and make a difference with us. MITRE is seeking a motivated mobile and embedded systems engineer to be part of an innovative, creative, and dynamic team. Our team provides expertise to solve complex problems at the national level and within the public interest as a Federally Funded Research and Development Corporation. As such, the Operational Engineering Department is searching for a qualified candidate who has experience and interest in at least two of the following areas: reverse engineering of mobile and embedded devices, network protocol analysis and operational prototype development.This position requires soliciting requirements to understand technical challenges, scoping research efforts, developing proofs of concept and translating results and ideas into clear and concise written documents for sponsor leadership review and implementation. At MITRE, you will collaborate with a diverse team of professionals who mentor and challenge you in your own career pursuits, goals and objectives. You will apply your software and operational engineering expertise to develop innovative concepts and solutions across a variety of projects to address our sponsor's challenges in multiple strategic areas across the intelligence center.As a part of the larger intelligence community, you will serve the community's interests by solving real world problems and providing solutions to complex issues on behalf of the United States Government and supporting agencies (DoD, Homeland Security, DOJ, and others).Minimum Qualifications:+ Bachelor's in Computer Engineering, Software Engineering, Cyber Security Engineering, Computer Science+ 8 years hands-on experience with reverse engineering of hardware and firmware and/or network protocol analysis+ Strong research and technical writing skills+ Proficient programming, process management tools (JIRA/Gitlab), source code control processes (SCM), project planning+ Active Secret with ability to obtain a TS/SCI with PolygraphRequired Qualifications:+ Proficiency in two or more of the following languages: Embedded C, C, Python, Assembly+ Knowledge of Real Time Operating System (RTOS)+ Strong understanding of networking concepts and protocols (TCP/IP, HTTP, DNS, etc.)+ Active Secret with the ability to obtain TS/SCI with PolygraphPreferred Qualifications:+ 8+ years hands-on experience+ Proficiency in multiple languages, including: Embedded C, C, Python, Assembly+ Familiarity with ARM platforms such as Android and/or iOS+ Experience with GHIDRA/IDA Pro, Wireshark, VMWare, Docker, QEMU+ Active TS/SCI with current Poly This requisition requires the candidate to have a minimum of the following clearance(s): Secret This requisition requires the hired candidate to have or obtain, within one year from the date of hire, the following clearance(s): Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph MITRE is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. 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