Hardware Penetration Tester in Reston, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 4/2/2021

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contract to Hire
  • Location:
    Reston, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Eliassen Group is currently assisting a large government integrator in the DMV area with finding a Hardware Penetration Tester. This Offensive Cyber Engineer will support government agencies with uncovering hardware vulnerabilities and coding solutions to prevent those future attacks from happening.  The work includes reverse engineering robust infrastructure, end point capabilities as well as command and control systems.  If this sounds likes something of interest to you, please apply! 

This is a contract to hire opportunity. Applicants must be willing and able to work on a w2 basis and convert to FTE following contract duration. For our w2 consultants, we offer a great benefits package that includes Medical, Dental, and Vision benefits, 401k with company matching, and life insurance.

Responsibilities of the Cyber Engineer:
  • Apply knowledge/experience reverse engineering, developing and testing cyber solutions on routers
  • Configure and implement data link, network, and transport layer protocols
  • Create and develop multi-architecture cross-compiled projects
  • Apply understanding of technical issues surrounding the designing, building and testing of cyber tools supporting router platforms
  • Apply understanding of cryptographic protocols and compression technologies and their implementation in C/C++
  • Understand computer, network exploitation techniques and methodologies to include application and mitigation techniques
  • Understand of public exploits and awareness of new/unpublished techniques
Requirements of the Cyber Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience and at least 4 years of relevant experience
  • Experience with ARM, PowerPC, and MIPS assembly
  • OS and Kernel-level development experience
  • Vulnerability research or SW reverse engineering skills
  • Hands on experience coding in C or C++
Keywords: Cyber Engineer, ARM, PowerPC, MIPS, Reverse Engineering

Job ID: 348506

About Eliassen Group:

Eliassen Group provides strategic talent solutions to drive our clients’ innovation and business results. Leveraging over 30 years of success, our expertise in IT staffing, Agile consulting, creative services, managed services, and life sciences enables us to partner with our clients to execute their business strategy and scale effectively. Headquartered in Reading, MA and with offices from coast to coast, Eliassen Group offers local community presence, deep networks, as well as national reach. For more information, visit http://www.eliassen.com.

Eliassen Group is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.

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