Lockheed Martin Malware Analyst I in Hanover, Maryland
Lockheed Martin is a global leader delivering full spectrum cyber capabilities supporting the offensive and defensive efforts of our defense and intelligence community customers. Cyber is ingrained all aspects of the modern battlespace, and our Cyber Solutions team has the expertise to help defend and exploit enterprise IT networks, radiofrequency spectrums, and military platforms on land, sea and air.
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Responsibilities: - Employs engineering techniques and processes to analyze software to identify vulnerabilities - Re-creates programs to rebuild something similar to it, exploits its weaknesses, or strengthens its defenses - Develops design specifications by inspection and analysis to offset various malware and to protect and defend USCYBERCOM infrastructure - Develops, researches, and maintains proficiency in tools, techniques, countermeasures, and trends in computer and network vulnerabilities, data hiding, and encryption - Conducts vulnerability assessments/penetration tests of information systems - Ensures software standards are met; designs, develops, documents, tests, and debugs applications software and systems that contain logical and mathematical solutions - Performs in-depth detailed research of software and methodologies to build defensive and offensive technical capabilities for USCYBERCOM
Basic Qualifications - Minimum two years of experience as a Malware Analyst - Minimum of Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited college or university in Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Cybersecurity, Computer Engineering, or related discipline - A minimum of DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IAM Level I Certification - Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills.
Desired skills - Participates in formal technical briefing and proposals - Performs system analysis, reverse engineering, and static, dynamic, and best-practice malware analytical methodologies on Windows, Android, or UNIX-based platforms - Has an in-depth understanding of security concepts, protocols, processes, architectures, and tools (authentication and access control technologies, intrusion detection, network traffic analysis, incident handling, media/malware analysis, etc.), malware and programming skills to include C/C++ and Assembly language, and detailed understanding of how network-based attacks work at the operating system and/or protocol level.
As a leading technology innovation company, Lockheed Martin’s vast team works with partners around the world to bring proven performance to our customers’ toughest challenges. Lockheed Martin has employees based in many states throughout the U.S., and Internationally, with business locations in many nations and territories.
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Job Location(s): Hanover Maryland