Accenture Federal - Software Security Engineer in Boston, Massachusetts
Title: Federal - Software Security Engineer Location: USA-Northeast Other Locations: USA-Southeast, USA-Southwest Job Number: 00500524
Organization: Accenture Federal Services
Location: Annapolis Junction, MD; San Antonio, TX; Arlington, VA;
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The AFS Adversary Research and Reconnaissance Team provides full spectrum cyber operations capabilities to the federal government. We hunt down advanced adversaries on our federal customers’ networks, enhance their defenses through advanced cyber threat emulation and red team tactics, and develop world class capabilities to arm their operators in battling this nation’s adversaries across the globe.
You will be great in this role if you want to develop full-spectrum capabilities for Windows, Linux, Mac OS, iOS, and Android operating systems. Develop software within current computer and network security practices and research, to include exploit mitigation techniques, secure coding practices, and security auditing. Develop low-level capabilities across one or more operating systems and architectures. Use customized tool-chains, build environments, test environments, and the latest productivity and development applications. Apply network programming and protocol analysis experience to build innovative products.
5 years experience with one or more operating system internals, network programming, and protocol analysis
5 years experience with software development experience in assembly, C/C , and high-level languages such as Python
3 years experience debugging with one or more tools: Windbg, GDB, lldb, or Immunity Debugger and developing unit tests (Google Test)
3 years experience with software analysis tools such as IDA Pro
Current U.S. Citizenship
Experience working with a distributed team
Familiarity with multiple tool chains and cross-compilation
Continuous integration and testing experience (e.g. Jenkins/Chef)
An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role.
Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
Applicants for employment in the U.S. must possess work authorization which does not require now or in the future sponsorship by the employer for a visa.
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US Citizenship Required.