ManTech Senior Software Reverse Engineer in Bethesda, Maryland

Entering ManTech s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a “Top 100 Global Technology Company by Thomson Reuters. We understand that in order to hold this distinct honor, we must provide our employees with the opportunity to break through barriers. We reinvest in our employees through rich educational opportunities such as 100% paid tuition for qualifying Bachelor s and Master s degrees, rich training and certification programs allowing our employees to obtain industry best certifications, a variety of Communities of Practice (COPs) where employees can exchange knowledge and much more, along with a vast array of instruction and resources needed for personal and professional development through our very own ManTech University. In addition to those amazing benefits, ManTech also has a fully dedicated Career Mobility team to provide you with guidance and assistance to continue to grow your career with ManTech.

Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, career and customer oriented Senior Software Reverse Engineer to join our team in the Bethesda, MD area to provide unparalleled support to our customer and to begin an exciting and rewarding career within ManTech.

Position Description:

· Isolate, review, analyze, and reverse-engineer potentially malicious programs and applications.

· Write and produce technical reports related to the scope, nature, and characteristics of the malicious software and applications suitable for distribution to both technical and non-technical audiences.

· Work deep within the boot process, kernel, and system internals to devise novel solutions using tools like IDA Pro, debuggers, and in-target probes to research behavior of binaries.

· Analyze software and firmware using reverse engineering techniques to understand security vulnerabilities, working closely with teammates who value innovation and execution.

· Share knowledge by clearly articulating ideas through papers and presentations to technical staff, management and Government decision makers.

· Provide detailed understanding of how various attacks work at the memory and register level.

· Perform in-depth analysis (dynamic/static) on malicious software (i.e., bots, worms, Trojans) resident on Microsoft® Windows™ and UNIX® based platforms to provide actionable intelligence; as appropriate, provide remediation recommendations.

· Analyze, disassemble, and reverse engineer software binaries; document and transition results in reports, presentations and technical exchanges.

· Design, prototype, document, test and transition code analysis methods and tools appropriate for operational use.

· Pro-actively identify, define and advocate reverse engineering and analysis processes, approaches and concepts to enhance/improve technical exploitation efforts.

· Adequately explain, present, demonstrate [when applicable] and document the operational impact of a particular vulnerability.

· Identify, define, determine origin and report on malware and other select software found on media of interest.


· Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering and at least ten (10) years of related experience. Preferred: Master of Science or PhD degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering and at least eight (8) years of related experience.

· Must be 8570 Compliant, IAT Level I.

· Advanced/Expert experience with reverse engineering and network security tools, including IDA Pro, GDB. WinDig, YARA, Windows Sysinternals, Kali Linux, and/or Wireshark.

· Expert level programming knowledge/experience with either Windows Kernel, C, C++, Python and/or Assembly Language and the ability to work in a team environment using modern version control systems.

· Advanced/Expert level experience in hard ware configuration and network/data communications and protocols.

· Advanced/Expert level experience in software engineering and scripting.

· Advanced/Expert level experience conducting intelligence analysis and writing finished intelligence reporting.

· Experience requiring a thorough understanding of compiler specifics, operating system concepts, security models, and the causes of most vulnerabilities and how to exploit them. Preferably, experience coding and disassembling software on both Windows and Linux or other *BSD and Unix variants.

· Advanced/Expert experience and knowledge of the types and techniques of cyber exploitation and attack, including virus, worm , Trojan horse, logic bomb, and sniffer to identify, quantify, prioritize, and report vulnerabilities in various architectures, networks, communications, applications, and systems.

· Experience establishing defense mechanisms to detect and deflect Cyber-attacks on networks and communications systems and structures and designing and evaluating applications that are secure from known and potential methods of Cyber-attack.

· Experience coordinating systems implementation activities with key personnel to ensure the successful transition from development to implementation and operation, present and defend a position and to communicate with government and contractor team members.

· Experience with virtualization, driver programming, and debugging.

· Experience with ethical hacking and/or testing software vulnerabilities.

· Advanced/Expert experience with diagnosing and debugging software systems.

· Personnel may have experience with computer forensic software packages such as EnCase, FTK, or Sleuth Kit/Autopsy

· Contractor personnel shall be required to complete and pass a written test, prior to beginning work on the contract.


· Must possess an active TS/SCI, and will be subject to a CI Polygraph


Requires Bachelor¿s degree or equivalent and ten to twelve years of related experience. Minimum of four years experience in technology/tools specific to the target platforms.


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For more than 40 years, ManTech employees have been solving complex problems for the national security community. We are comprised of approximately 10,000 talented employees around the world. We adhere to the simple, no-nonsense values on which ManTech was founded more than four decades ago, aligning squarely with the mission objectives of our customers. As our customer base continues to expand and diversify, we continue to diversify our workforce and solutions. Half our employees have a military background, and more than 70 percent hold a government security clearance. As a leading provider of innovative technology services and solutions for the nation's defense, security, space, and intelligence communities; we hold nearly 1,000 active contracts with more than 40 different government agencies.

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