Software Engineer in Chantilly, VA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/29/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contingent
  • Location:
    Chantilly, VA
  • Job Type:
    Computer Industry
  • Duration:
    24 weeks
  • Date Posted:
    6/29/2018
  • Job ID:
    122619
  • Pay Rate
    $85.0 - $120.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone
    719/640-7710

Job Description

Volt is seeking Software Engineers in support of a DoD program, the engineer will develop, maintain and enhance complex and diverse software systems. The engineer will support research, engineering, and development of innovative solutions to support operational cyber missions.  Work includes engineering robust infrastructure, end-point capabilities, and command and control systems.  The successful candidates will have the opportunity to work independently and as part of a team.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Apply knowledge/experience developing and testing applications on Windows and Linux systems for 32-bit and 64-bit systems

- Performing C/C++, Python, x64 assembly, and kernel development

- Developing Windows internals tools and services (driver experience desired)

- Developing mobile applications and ROMs in iOS, Android and Windows (Cordova experience desired)

- Apply understanding of technical issues surrounding the designing, building and testing of software development kits supporting Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android platforms and frameworks

- Apply coding experience on Intel or AMD platforms

- Apply understanding of cryptographic protocols and compression technologies and their implementation in C/C++

- Understanding of computer, network exploitation techniques and methodologies to include application and mitigation techniques

- Understanding of public exploits and awareness of new/unpublished techniques

Must Have Skills:

- Performing C/C++ programming

- Operating System and Kernel level development experience

- Vulnerability research or software reverse engineering skills

Desired Qualifications:

- Top Secret, SCI security clearance with polygraph

- Embedded software experience across multiple architectures including ARM, Intel, or other vendors (Android, Arduino Processing, Launchpad C, WindRiver VxWorks, RobotC, etc.)

- Understanding of operating system internals for Windows, iOS, Linux, and/or Android, such as process synchronization techniques (i.e., semaphores, messages, threading), process scheduling, resource and device access

- Exposure to embedded system programming or low-level hardware interfacing experience (such as using embedded hobby boards like the Arduino, Raspberry Pi, Launchpad, Beagle, etc.)

- Mobile development experience

- Active Secret Clearance

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer