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Accenture Federal Services (AFS) is seeking a Security Researcher to support our cyber mission security work. Candidates will demonstrate practical experience designing, developing (specifically embedded system development), and deploying tools, and extensive networking (both network and wireless protocol) expertise.
Here's what you need:
- Six (6) plus years’ experience with low-level programming (e.g. C/C++)
- Experience in systems software development (e.g. Linux/Windows kernel drivers)
- Experience integrating with standard system libraries (e.g. POSIX, WIN32 API)
- Experience with development on embedded platforms (e.g. uBoot, IoT, drone firmware)
- Reverse engineering experience (e.g. gdb, Binary Ninja, IDA Pro)
- Experience reading common assembly languages (e.g. x86, x86-64, ARM)
- Experience with securely implemented cryptographic primitives (e.g. AES-GCM, SHA256, ECDSA)
- Experience developing with version control software (e.g. git, svn, mercurial)
- Experience with software development on mobile platforms (e.g. Android, iOS)
- Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance
Bonus points if you have:
- Active TS/SCI
- Ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance
- An active TS/SCI is preferred
As required by the Colorado Equal Pay Transparency Act, Accenture Federal Services provides a reasonable range of minimum compensation for roles that may be hired in Colorado. Actual compensation is influenced by a wide array of factors including but not limited to skill set, level of experience, and specific office location. For the state of Colorado only, the range of starting pay for this role is $88,100 - $123,400 and information on benefits offered is here.
US Citizenship required.
Applicants for employment in the US must have work authorization that does not now or in the future require sponsorship of a visa for employment authorization in the United States and with Accenture Federal Services
Accenture Federal Services is an EEO and Affirmative Action Employer of Females/Minorities/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.An active security clearance or the ability to obtain one may be required for this role. Accenture Federal Services is committed to providing veteran employment opportunities to our service men and women. Candidates who are currently employed by a client of Accenture or an affiliated Accenture business may not be eligible for consideration.
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