ManTech Mobile Security Researcher in San Antonio, Texas

Entering ManTech s 50th year, we hold the distinct honor of being named a “Top 100 Global Technology Company by Thomson Reuters. We have earned this and many other accolades over the years for our dedication to serving the missions of our nation s most important customers: U.S. Intelligence, Defense and Federal Civilian agencies. All know us as a trusted partner offering best-in-class solutions in cyber, data collection & analytics, enterprise IT, and systems and software engineering tailored to meet their specific requirements.

Become an integral part of a diverse team in the Mission, Cyber and Intelligence Solutions (MCIS) Group. Currently, ManTech is seeking a motivated, mission oriented Mobile Security Researcher, in the San Antonio, TX area, with strong Customer relationships. At ManTech, you will help protect our national security while working on innovative projects that offer opportunities for advancement.

The ISS Division provides cyber solutions to a wide range of Defense and Intelligence Community customers. This division consists of a team of technical leaders that deliver advanced technical solutions 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.

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

Qualifications

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

Degrees

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Years of Experience

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Position Type

Full-Time

Shift

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Overview

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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