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Jacobs Exploitation and Malware SME in Chantilly, Virginia

Exploitation and Malware SME


Key W/ Jacobs is seeking an Exploitation and Malware SME with an active Top Secret clearance to support our team in Chantilly, VA. The person in this role should be able to:

  • Apply advanced skills in C, C and/or Python.

  • Utilize subject matter expertise in malware reverse engineering and analysis to evaluate and analyze complex malicious code.

  • Develop tools to augment the existing capabilities of tools.

  • Develop new methodologies and approaches to solve complex problems.


  • Demonstrated experience writing code in C, C and/or Python.

  • Understanding of software engineering methodologies.

  • Strong understanding of Windows Operating System Internals.

  • Strong understanding of how malware is created and fielded.

  • Ability to work in an operational environment where priorities change frequently.

  • Proficient at gathering and interpreting relevant data and information.

  • Must have strong verbal, written and interpersonal communication skills, problem solving skills, ability to interface directly with the customer relationship, and show initiative and accountability in a highly dynamic environment.

  • Bachelor’s Degree 7 years software development experience. Desired Requirements:

  • Strong understanding of network protocols and networking concepts.

  • Solid knowledge of ethical hacking, penetration testing, vulnerability management and network security.



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Job Aerospace

Primary Location United States-Virginia-Chantilly-20357-VA91

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: MIS0000IQ