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Lead System Engineer #2418 ONSITE ONLY

Amarx Search, Inc.
Herndon, VA
November 15, 2022

Posted By Premium Recruiter


Direct Hire - Full Time position in Herndon, VA or Palm Bay, FL

Position ID: 2418

An excellent position with a large defense technology company delivering innovative mission solutions

* Lead System Engineer *

Please apply ONLY if you have an active TS/SCI clearance and a Bachelor's degree

You must currently be a United States Citizen (government related work)

Visa sponsorship is not available for this position

We can ONLY consider your application if you have:

1: Bachelor's Degree

2: 9+ years of prior relevant experience (7 with Master's degree)

3: Active TS/SCI Security Clearance or above

4: Knowledge and expertise of computer architecture protocols, stacks, major COTS components and associated hardware architectures.

5: Experience with hardware components including electrical equipment, digital processing hardware (ASIC, CPLD, FPGA), circuit boards, microprocessor systems, computer system architectures and interfaces.

DESIRED (not required) SKILLS:

:: Coursework/experience in Systems Engineering, systems architecture, systems analysis and design, or Computer Engineering

:: Solid technical foundation and proven experience working with development engineering teams as well as direct customer interaction.

:: Cryptographic algorithm design and review

:: Security of virtualization platforms and techniques

:: Reverse engineering

:: Exploit development

We are looking for a Lead, Systems Engineer - Computer Engineer to lead and contribute to architecting, implementing, testing, and troubleshooting embedded security applications.

This person will evaluate development and COTS products and services to identify security vulnerabilities, weaknesses, and improvement using tools, techniques, and processes that emulate those used by sophisticated and motivated adversaries.

This engineer will work with creative, innovative, and collaborative team of hardware and software engineers to analyze and develop offensive and defensive cyber capabilities.

Duties and Responsibilities

== In depth assessment of Computer Processing Architectures, Technologies, and Protocols for any computational platform/capability

== Analyze operating system concepts in the areas of memory management, computer architecture, or binary analysis.

== Analyze and deconstruct applied cryptographic algorithms, protocols, and implementations.

== Analyze network protocol implementation, vulnerabilities, and concepts.

== Develop embedded security architecture and designs based on system level requirements.

== Interact with senior program managers and customers to define embedded security approaches and strategies.

== Lead trade studies to identify the most economical solution to satisfy requirements.

== Develop embedded security system integration and check out plans.

== Develop internal requirements, CONOPs and interface control documents from customer / product requirements.

== Support full program development lifecycles including concept, design fabrication, production, test, installation, operations, maintenance and disposal.

== Provide technical leadership to development teams at internal and external gate reviews such as technical baseline reviews and design reviews.

Please send resume as a Microsoft Word attachment to

Amarx Search, Inc.