The MITRE Corporation Senior Malware Reverse Engineer and Software Developer in Chantilly, Virginia

Senior Malware Reverse Engineer and Software Developer


Come join our team and be part of MITRE’s Cyber & Investigative Technologies department as a malware reverse engineer and software developer. In these roles you will conduct malware analysis and develop tools to further the state-of-the-art in malware analysis. The right candidate is mission-focused and will work within the Sponsor’s cyber-focused organization in a fast-paced team environment. This is “more than just a job” as there are always new challenges when you support national security and law enforcement missions. Don’t let this opportunity pass you by!

This position is located on-site with the sponsor in Chantilly, VA. (FJ18-C)

Key Functions:

  • A reverse engineer who conducts malware analysis AND can develop the tools necessary to perform cutting edge analysis.

  • This person should have the skills to conduct the analysis when needed, but will primarily be focused on solving new problems and implementing research techniques.

  • Opportunities may be available for additional responsibilities, including task leadership.


Required Qualifications:

  • Static and dynamic malware analysis

  • Exploit analysis and reverse engineering

  • IDA Pro, OllyDbg

  • Software development experience (Python/ Perl, Ruby, or C#)

  • Applicable BS degree (preference: computer science/ engineering)

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Sandbox technologies (Cuckoo, GFI, FireEye)

  • Technical report reading and writing

Minimum Qualifications:

BS and 3 years related experience.

Job Cyber Security

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Chantilly

This requisition requires a clearance of Top Secret/SCI/Polygraph

Travel Yes, 10 % of the Time

Job Posting May 16, 2018, 9:36:09 AM

Req ID: 00049524