Malware Engineer in Manassas, VA at Eliassen Group

Date Posted: 2/14/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Eliassen Group is currently assisting a high-profile cyber security client in Manassas, VA with finding an experienced Malware Engineer. This role will support a brand new contract with a major branch of U.S. government. You will be an integral part of the security program in the analysis of malware that assures the security and integrity of our customer’s network and assets. This is a very exciting environment, and we're looking for experts who can ensure cyber supremacy! 

Due to government clearance requirements, only US Citizens with clearance eligibility will be considered. 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 Malware Engineer:
  • Investigate, identify, and classify malware threats
  • Identify metadata information and support containment and eradication
  • Work with security teams to facilitate an effective malware program
Requirements of the Malware Engineer:
  • Bachelor's degree in a related field or equivalent experience
  • Excellent understanding of how malware works and its types
  • Comprehensive knowledge of security systems and threat life cycle
  • Knowledge of FireEye, Cuckoo Sandbox, BinaryNinja, and Remnux
  • Knowledge of Splunk, AWS Direct Connect, ThreatConnect, AWS/Azure Security Onion, VMware
  • Relevant security certifications are a plus
Keywords: Malware Engineer, Intrusion Detection, Cyber Security, Incident Response, Clearance Job

If this sounds like you, please apply today!

Job ID: 333530

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

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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