General Dynamics Information Technology Reverse Malware Engineer w/ Polygraph in Herndon, Virginia
Supports overall network defense activities, provide in-depth analysis of suspected malicious code and/or infected systems and network devices, perform necessary inspection and reverseengineering activities to understand the behavior of the software, the root cause for its presence, and develop recommendations on how to counter the threat
Create reports on findings with recommendations for improving/changing our cyber defenses on the network or on the hosts to counter any new threats
Investigate virus alerts/incidents to determine root cause, entry point of code, potential lateral spread, and damage risk
Reverse engineer either real or suspected malicious code using both behavioral and code analysis and provide a report and recommendation on actions to take to defend against the threat or issue
Utilize Sponsor software and network forensic analyst tools to find and analyze exploited workstations and software and reverse engineer/analyze malicious code
Serves as liaison with clients, participating in meetings to ensure client needs are met
Maintains current knowledge of relevant technology as assigned
Participates in special projects as required
Bachelors Degree in Computer Science, Engineering or a related technical discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work/military experience.
8+ years of related technical experience
Demonstrated experience in monitoring network defense technologies and analyzing the products produced
Ability to communicate complex technical concepts and project information clearly and concisely to both technical and non-technical audiences
Ability to work occasional evening or weekend hours as needed
A thorough understanding of Assembly (x86-64 and ARM) is required. A programming background in C/C++ desired. The ability to learn other chipsets will be required on a case-by-case basis.
IDA Pro Disassembler
MS Visual Studio
SIFT and/or REMNUX Distributions
As a trusted systems integrator for more than 50 years, General Dynamics Information Technology provides information technology (IT), systems engineering, professional services and simulation and training to customers in the defense, federal civilian government, health, homeland security, intelligence, state and local government and commercial sectors.With approximately 32,000 professionals worldwide, the company delivers IT enterprise solutions, manages large-scale, mission-critical IT programs and provides mission support services.GDIT is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or veteran status, or any other protected class.
Number of Positions1
Job FunctionInformation Technology
Security Clearance LevelTop Secret/SCI with Polygraph
Full/Part TimeFull Time