What you will be doing
Praxis Engineering creates exciting and novel mission solutions in cyber related technologies and products. At the heart of Praxis Engineering are talented and motivated engineering teams empowered to create cutting edge technologies and systems to solve difficult problems for a wide variety of cyber mission operations.We are looking for talented Reverse SW Engineers who are looking achieve the kind of game-changing leap forward that our customers need across a spectrum of cyber capabilities.
(U) Identify software vulnerabilities, develop exploits to take advantage of identified vulnerabilities, and develop production quality software based on developed exploits.
(U) Lead technical design of software components, and lead integration testing of software components.
(U) Disassemble binaries using IDAPro or a similar RE tool, and perform process level debugging using WinDbg, Softlce, gdb, or similar debugger.
(U) Develop modular software components based on defined software designs.
(U) Use a software integrated development environment (IDE) such as Visual Studio, Eclipse, or similar IDE
(U) Develop and execute unit tests,
(U) Maintain code in a software version repository such as subversion, CVS, or similar tool.
(U) TCP/IP network protocols or SQL programming.
(U) Software compilers, operating system architecture, and/or device drivers.
(U) Document component designs within a High Level Design (HILD) document.
(U) Plan and develop component integration test,
(U) Discover vulnerabilities in software without benefit of design documentation or source code.
(U) Exploit software using identified vulnerabilities,
(U) Develop methods to exploit identified vulnerabilities.
(U) Lead technical design of software systems, and lead integration testing of software systems.
(U) Elicit user and system requirements, and document requirements in a Concept of Operations (ConOps) document.
(U) Design modular software systems for maximum reuse and maintainability.
(U) Elicit software requirements from system stakeholders.
(U) Set development standards and processes with the technical project manager and systems engineer.
(U) Document system designs within a High Level Design (HLD) document.
(U) Develop system integration tests and document test strategy in a formal Test Plan document.What you will need
Individuals shall have 6 years of experience coding in C and assembly in Linux, UNIX, and/or Windows, and 4 years of experience in software reverse engineering using IDAPro or similar disassembly tool AND using WinDbg, SoftIce, gdb, or similar process debugging tool.
7 yrs + BS (Comp Sci, EE, Comp Eng, Physics or similar degrees)
14 yrs + no degree
Active TS/SCI with an appropriatepolygraphis required to be considered for this role
**COVID-19 Vaccination: Praxis does not have a vaccination mandate applicable to all employees. To protect the health and safety of its employees and to comply with customer requirements, however, Praxis may requireemployees in certain positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Vaccination requirements will depend on the status of the federal contractor mandate and customer site requirements.**
Who are we?
Praxis Engineering* was founded in 2002 and is headquartered in Annapolis Junction MD - with growing offices in Chantilly VA and Aberdeen MD.
Praxis Engineering is a consulting, product, and solutions firm dedicated to the practical application of software and system engineering technologies to solve complex problems.
With over 350 employees supporting more than 50 contracts, Praxis brings together world class engineers with proven engineering best practices, domain expertise, commercial technologies and proven agile management approachesto create high value solutions aimed at helping our customers meet their most critical business and mission objectives.
*Praxis Engineering is a wholly owned subsidiary of[ Link removed ] - Click here to apply to Reverse Engineer 2 - Poly clearance required.
We are focused on continual learning and evolution. We dont do things because thats the way weve always done things; we listen to our employees and adapt to the changing marketplace. We look at the big picture and encourage our engineers to get training and certifications in emerging technologies that will help shape our customers mission. We've been profitable year after year. We're always on the lookout for great engineers to join the team and we recognize that our employees are the heart and soul of what we do. We focus on recruiting talented people, treating them right, and then allowing them to do what they do best. No red tape. No micromanagement. Smart people want to work with sm
- Competitive salary
- Office perks such as free soft drinks and snacks (both healthy and not-so-healthy)
- Praxis swag (annual gift certificate to purchase top brand Praxis apparel)
- Comprehensive health insurance plans
- Parental leave
- 401k contribution/match: combination of profit share/contribution (4%) and employer match (up to 4%) for a total of 8%.
- Annual bonus plan
- Four weeks Paid Time Off + 10 holidays + comp time eligibility
- Training is a priority!Take advantage of our endlessin-house training opportunities - or seek out vendor offered (paid) training opportunities like conferences, certification courses and seminars.
- Conferences(recently attended by Praxis employees): AWS Summit, IoT World, Black Hat and DefCon.
- Training & Certifications:Splunk, AWS, Big Data/Cloudera, VMWare, Scrum Master...the list of certifications goes on and on!
- Praxis University:Cyber Research, Data Analytics, IoT, AWS and RedHat course offerings and hands-on training.
- We truly believe the right work-life balance can exist, and it's here at Praxis. Our work is extremely important, but your job is just a part of who you are. When you enjoy your life outside of our walls, you're at your best the next time you walk through our doors. We do all we can to assure that happens every day.
Praxis Engineering provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex,sexual orientation,gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status, or any other protected class.
- Assembly And Installation
- Concept Of Operations