Vulnerability Researcher

Columbia, MD /
Recruiting – Vulnerability Research and Discovery /
Full-time
Innovate, Break, Build, and Teach!! Are you a creative and inventive engineer that enjoys understanding the inner workings of software and hardware? We are looking for an engineer to do vulnerability analysis by doing proof of concept exploit development on a variety of devices from mobile to embedded. Whether it be software, hardware, or protocols; you will work on solving complex cyber problems. This position includes research and development of PoC techniques, reverse engineering vulnerabilities, and testing. At BlueHalo, you will embark on a journey of exciting, impactful and highly technical work with good people that treat you like family.

Be the most trusted, mission-enabling provider of technology and analytics protecting our way of life.


As an ideal candidate, you will have the following skills:

    • Experience with vulnerability research and exploit development
    • C/C++, Python, Assembly, etc
    • Common Networking Protocols (TCP/IP, SNMP, etc.)
    • Reverse Engineering

Required qualifications:

    • TS/SCI with a Polygraph
    • Minimum of 2 years of experience or a bachelor's degree 
    • Looking for entry, mid and senior level engineers

The benefits:

    • Rewarding your hard work: Referrals, sign on, profit sharing, quarterly awards… need we go on?
    • Generous training budget: Designed by you.  
    • PTO that has your back: For the families and the unbounded adventures, from furloughs to inclement weather, we are there.
    • Top-notch health care and 401k package: If these drive you, this is your stop.  
    • Something always going on: Team lunches, happy hours, fantasy leagues, game nights, homebrew competitions and monthly family events.  
    • We support innovation: Got an idea? Want to learn something new? Whatever it is we will help see it through.
About BlueHalo
BlueHalo is leading the transformation of modern warfare by inspiring engineering to develop, transition, and field next-generation capabilities to solve the most complex challenges of our customers' most critical missions. We are an end-to-end lifecycle partner, purpose-built to make weapon systems more effective, cyberspace safer, and national security more certain. We provide industry-leading capabilities in Space Superiority, Directed Energy, Air and Missile Defense and Command, Control, Communications, Computers, Intelligence, Surveillance, and Reconnaissance (ISR), and Cyber and Intelligence mission solutions. 
 
The BlueHalo effect speaks to who we are as a company, a global protective ring that shields everything we most want to safeguard, an unbroken line that ensures our customers retain the advantage in any battlespace, from high above the Earth to deep in cyberspace. It's who are, a halo, a protector, the light of inspired engineering keeping our Nation safe. Our vision is a world where national security is certain because technical superiority is assured. 
 
BlueHalo is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.
 
Vulnerability Researcher
This position is part of the heritage Fortego Business sector and will have benefits that correlate with this business sector.