General Dynamics Mission Systems, Inc is looking for a Penetration Tester in Fredericksburg – Apply Here!

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Basic Qualifications :

Education Requirements:

Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, or a related Science or Mathematics field. Also requires 2+ years of job-related experience or a Master’s degree.

Clearance Requirements:

Department of Defense Top Secret security clearance is required at time of hire. Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.

Responsibilities for this Position:

Put your engineering talent to the ultimate test. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we create the technologies, products and services that help our service members, intelligence analysts and first responders keep our nation safe. The work we do is so advanced, our teams often redefine what’s possible for the world. If you want to be a leader with the company that delivers smart solutions for our nation’s challenges, this is your opportunity.

The Penetration Tester / Reverse Engineer will be responsible for penetration testing all layers of the technology stack and all vulnerabilities within. We’ll rely on you to be involved in Protocol Analysis, Vulnerability Assessment, Security Research, Rapid Prototyping of proof-of-concept capabilities. You’ll conduct vulnerability assessments and penetration testing utilizing reverse engineering techniques. You’ll also contribute to the design, development and implementation of countermeasures, system integration, and tools specific to Cyber and Information Operations.

REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:

Perform penetration testing including, internet, wireless, embedded systems and applications.
Work often involves software operating systems, malware or electronic signals
Typically programs in both C and assembly language
Involved in Protocol Analysis, Vulnerability Assessment, Security Research, Rapid Prototyping of proof-of-concept capabilities
Conducts vulnerability assessments and penetration testing utilizing reverse engineering techniques
Performs analysis of complex software systems to determine both functionality and intent of software systems
May prepare and presents technical reports and briefings
May perform documentation, vetting and weaponization of identified vulnerabilities for operational use
Test automation
Learning Reverse Engineering tools, both COTS and GOTS

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

Solid knowledge of penetration testing fundamentals including Research, scanning, gaining access, persisting access, and removing all trace of the attack after complete
Requires solid knowledge and exposure to computer processor architectures and instructions sets
Solid ability to perform all responsibilities associated with the position
Solid ability to grasp and apply new information quickly
Solid ability to handle more complex assignments
Shows solid initiative on assignments, exercises independent judgment and professionally executes projects with little direction
Solid ability to use scripting languages such as Python, Perl, bash
What you bring to the table:
Solid knowledge of operating system fundamentals (interrupts, threading, virtual memory, device drivers) and internals (memory layouts and management, binary file formats)
Solid ability to use scripting languages such as Python, Perl, bash
What sets you apart:
Creative thinking with the ability to multi-task
Consistently displays high performance attributes
Team player who thrives in collaborative environments and revels in team success

Department of Defense Top Secret security clearance is required at time of hire.

Salary Note: This estimate represents the typical salary range for this position based on experience and other factors (geographic location, etc.). Actual pay may vary. Combined Salary Range: USD $118,000.00 – USD $131,000.00 /Yr. Company Overview:

General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 12,000+ top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!

General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran

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