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Parsons Corporation Vulnerability / Reverse Engineer in Columbia, Maryland

Vulnerability / Reverse Engineer


Centreville, Virginia, United States

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Vulnerability/Reverse Engineer

Centreville, VA or Columbia, MD or Augusta, GA

Are you an experienced vulnerability researcher and/or reverse engineer looking for an exciting and intellectually challenging environment focused on embedded and IoT devices?

Parsons is seeking experienced, motivated, and spirited candidates to join our growing and exceptionally talented VR team. Ideal candidates must possess strong analytical skills, have an aptitude for creatively solving problems, and be eager to take on hard and challenging problems. They must also possess strong verbal and written communication skills, enjoy working collaboratively on a team and aspire to continuous learning and development of their tradecraft.


  • Work collaboratively on a team to satisfy customer goals andmission objectives.

  • Use reverse engineering skills to decode and analyze theprotocols, firmware code, and other internals of embedded and IoT devices todiscover vulnerabilities.

  • Develop Proof-of-Concept code in a scripting language todemonstrate execution control and viability of discovered vulnerabilities.

  • Document discovered vulnerabilities and support building acomprehensive knowledgebase of discovered vulnerabilities.

  • Contribute to the team’s continuous learning and advancementof the vulnerability discovery and exploitation techniques, methodology, andtechnologies.

Required Skills:

  • B.S. in Computer Science, Computer Engineering, Mathematics, or Information Security with 10+ years of total technical experience.

  • 5+ yrs of experience with at least one operating systems platform – Android, Linux, or Windows

  • Experience with the construction and code execution of programs written in assembly, C, and C++ Experience with programming in at least one scripting language (e.g. Python, Ruby, Bash)

  • Must be a U.S. citizen and mustpossess an active Top Secret clearance

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with software security protections and mitigations (e.g. ASLR, DEP, Stack Guards)

  • Familiarity with common code and protocol analysis tools (e.g. WinDbg, IDA Pro, GDB, OllyDbg, BurpSuite, Fuzzers, NetworkMiner, Wireshark)

  • Familiarity with exploitation frameworks, such as Metasploit and/or Routersploit

  • Experience with the low-level execution of at least two architectures (e.g. x86, x86-64, MIPS, ARM, PowerPC, Tile, VxWorks)

  • Experience with the common analysis techniques: code debugging and decompilation, memory analysis, network and wireless protocol analysis

  • Experience with different classes of coding flaws (e.g. logic, integer/stack/heap overflows, use-after-free, race conditions)

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of technical services. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

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Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran/LGBT

Parsons is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regards to an individual's race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by applicable laws.