ManTech International Corporation
Mobile Security Researcher
At a glance
Location: US-VA-Vienna Map
Posted: 12/11/2017
Closing: 01/10/2018
Degree: Not Specified
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
ManTech International Corporation
Job description
Group: MCIS

Clearance Level Needed: Secret

Shift: Day

Category: Intelligence

The Cyber Operations and Exploitation Solutions Division (COES) of ManTech MCIS is looking for a highly motivated Mobile Security Researcher. This is a rewarding and highly challenging position where you will join a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced software capabilities to government organizations. Our customers have high standards, are technically adept, and use our products daily to support their mission of protecting national security.

Our contributions to our customer’s success is driving our growth. Due to this, we’re hiring for all levels of Mobile Security Researchers. If this opportunity coincides with your passions we’d like to hear from you regardless of where you are in your career.


General Responsibilities:


Perform vulnerability analysis of mobile/embedded platforms, applications, protocols, and supporting infrastructure


Engage in extensive reverse engineering of mobile and wireless technology


Act as key team participant in internal security research endeavors


Maintain continuous awareness of threats, vulnerabilities, and techniques in mobile security and associated fields


Provide insight into mid and near future mobile security trends, give expert strategic direction, and contribute both original ideas and technical content.


Thoroughly document, in a manner suitable for widespread publication, all aspects of research including everything from initial discovery to methods and procedures used to findings and future research steps


Interact with customers to identify their specific requirements and provide expert advice and direction on optimal and efficient means of achieving their objectives


Position Requirements:


Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or other engineering field and three or more years of work experience


One or more years of experience with reverse engineering in a security context


Familiarity with assembly for one or more architectures (ARM, MIPS, x86/x64)


Experience auditing C/C++ source for vulnerabilities


Experience auditing assembly for vulnerabilities


Experience with a scripting language such as Python


In-depth knowledge of basic exploitation techniques


Familiarity with exploitation mitigation technologies


Experience debugging applications


Experience with IDA Pro


Strong verbal and written communication skills


Familiarity with at least one mobile or embedded platform programming environment desired


Experience with kernel-level programming and/or debugging desired


Experience with fuzzers and fuzzing techniques desired


Experience writing clear, concise documentation desired



Job requirements

Bachelor's degree in Information Security, Computer Science, or other engineering field and three or more years of work experience





One or more years of experience with reverse engineering in a security context





Familiarity with assembly for one or more architectures (ARM, MIPS, x86/x64)





Experience auditing C/C++ source for vulnerabilities





Experience auditing assembly for vulnerabilities





Experience with a scripting language such as Python





In-depth knowledge of basic exploitation techniques

Mobile Security Researcher