Senior Cybersecurity Engineer-18421 with Security Clearance

HII Mission Technologies
Dayton, Ohio
Apr 01, 2024
Apr 12, 2024
Position Type
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate, Other Corporate
Requisition Number: 18421 Required Travel: 0 - 10% Employment Type: Full Time/Salaried/Exempt Security Clearance: Secret Level of Experience: Senior This opportunity resides with Cyber & Electronic Warfare, a business group within HII's Mission Technologies division. HII works within our nation's intelligence and cyber operations communities to defend our interests in cyberspace. Our deep expertise in network architecture, software and hardware development, cybersecurity and the electromagnetic environment uniquely enables us to support sensitive missions for federal agency partners. Meet HII's Mission Technologies Division Our team of more than 7,000 professionals worldwide delivers all-domain expertise and advanced technologies in service of mission partners across the globe. Mission Technologies is leading the next evolution of national defense - the data evolution - by accelerating a breadth of national security solutions for government and commercial customers. Our capabilities range from C5ISR, AI and Big Data, cyber operations and synthetic training environments to fleet sustainment, environmental remediation and the largest family of unmanned underwater vehicles in every class. Find the role that's right for you. Apply today. We look forward to meeting you. Job Description HII-MT is seeking technically minded, inquisitive candidates to join a select team investigating the security of complex embedded systems. The ideal candidate has a strong multi-disciplinary foundation in digital and analog system architecture or design, has a hacker / pen-testing mindset, and excels at decomposing complex systems and protocols to understand how they work. Duties will include evaluation and vulnerability assessments of existing systems and designs to include system architecture evaluation, protocol analysis, hardware and/or software vulnerability discovery, and documentation of findings or recommendations. Viability and impact of findings will often require team members to develop proof-of-concept demonstrations of identified susceptibilities. Essential Job Responsibilities Performs engineering functions in one or more of the following specialties: electronics, electrical, computer, cybersecurity. Minimum Qualifications B.S. (M.S. preferred) in Electrical Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Software Engineering or other related technical disciplines
9+ years of relevant experience OR 7+ years of experience with advanced degree
Working knowledge of modern computer architecture and electronic components, to include microprocessors, FPGAs, and ASIC technologies
Proficient technical writing skills to generate technical documents and presentations
Excellent verbal communication skills, comfortable interacting with technical peers and teaming on projects
Good analytical, critical thinking and problem-solving skills
Proficient with a least one scripting language (Python, Perl, etc.)
Proficient with at least one high-level programming language (C, C++, Java, Matlab, etc.), with demonstrated ability to quickly learn and comprehend new languages
Experience developing or analyzing low-level / assembly language code
Minimum Secret clearance required to start
Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI w/ enhanced security checks
Preferred Requirements "Red" or "Blue" team experience with cyber physical, weapon systems, automotive, or other complex embedded systems
Reverse engineering, bug hunting, vulnerability assessment, penetration testing, or exploit development experience
Experience designing, testing or evaluating firmware
Experience conducting software and/or firmware vulnerability analysis using static or dynamic analysis/instrumentation and debugging tools
Experience using or developing fuzzing tools
Familiarity or experience conducting malware analysis
Familiarity with disassemblers and/or full system simulators (e.g., SIMICS)
Working knowledge of Linux operating systems
Working knowledge of network or communications protocols
Working knowledge of RF communications, radar theory, and/or electronic warfare
Working knowledge of IA concepts, including cryptographic algorithms and protocols
Why HII We build the world's most powerful, survivable naval ships and defense technology solutions that safeguard our seas, sky, land, space and cyber. Our diverse workforce includes skilled tradespeople; artificial intelligence, machine learning (AI/ML) experts; engineers; technologists; scientists; logistics experts; and business administration professionals. Recognized as one of America's top large company employers, we are a values and ethics driven organization that puts people's safety and well-being first. Regardless of your role or where you serve, at HII, you'll find a supportive and welcoming environment, competitive benefits, and valuable educational and training programs for continual career growth at every stage of your career. Together we are working to ensure a future where everyone can be free and thrive. Today's challenges are bigger than ever, and the nation needs the best of us. It's why we're focused on hiring, developing and nurturing our diversity. We believe that diversity among our workforce strengthens the organization, stimulates creativity, promotes the exchange of ideas and enriches the work lives of all our employees. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, physical or mental disability, age, or veteran status or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law. Do You Need Assistance? If you need a reasonable accommodation for any part of the employment process, please send an e-mail to and let us know the nature of your request and your contact information. Reasonable accommodations are considered on a case-by-case basis. Please note that only those inquiries concerning a request for reasonable accommodation will be responded to from this email address. Additionally, you may also call 1- for assistance. Press for HII Technical Solutions.