Malware Analyst II

  • Job Tracking ID: 512454-581216
  • Job Location: Fort Meade, MD
  • Job Level: Any
  • Level of Education: Any
  • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
  • Date Updated: June 28, 2017
  • Years of Experience: Any
  • Starting Date: ASAP
  • Apply type: application



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Job Description:

IEA Corporation is seeking a highly qualified individual to join our team as a Malware Analyst II.

  • 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

Experience and 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 Qualifications:
  • Minimum five 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.
  • Minimum 10 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
  • Minimum of DOD 8140/DOD 8570 IASAE Level II or Computer Network Defense (CND) Certification, DOD 8140/8570 CNDSP Analyst/Infrastructure Support/Incident Responder certified.
  • Strong attention to detail and organizational skills. Excellent communications skills

Ian, Evan & Alexander Corporation (IEA) is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.