Mobile Exploitation Engineer- Mid Level
Bethesda, MD 
Posted 23 days ago
Job Description
Mobile Exploitation Engineer- Mid Level
ID 2019-1831
Job Location US-MD-Bethesda

Bluehawk is looking for a Mobile Exploitation Engineer- Mid Level to work in Bethesda, MD.



In providing Computer Forensics support, the Contractor shall provide some or all
of the services as required:


    Engineer software scripts in C, C++, and Java with emphasis on
    prototyping and API extraction.
  • Research and provide suggested solutions for system and/or application
  • Collaborate with NMEC Technical Exploitation teams to define clear
    requirements, performance specifications, deliverables, and milestones for
  • Debug mobile applications' memory and performance issues. Such as use
    Android trace view tool to identify performance bottlenecks.
  • Provide malicious code reverse engineering to isolate, review, analyze, and
    reverse-engineer potentially malicious programs recovered from compromised
    computer systems and networks.
  • Write and produce technical reports related to the scope, nature, and
    characteristics of the malicious software suitable for distribution to both technical
    and non-technical audiences.
  • Research new trends, techniques, and packaging of malicious software to
    stay current and ready to identify and handle zero-day exploits.
  • Occasionally, individuals may support field operations requiring such
  • Analyze software and firmware using reverse engineering techniques to
    understand security vulnerabilities, working closely with teammates who value
    innovation and execution.
  • Share knowledge by clearly articulating ideas through papers and
    presentations to technical staff, management and Government decision makers.

Contractor personnel assigned must have the following


  • Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering,
    Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering and at least five (5) years of postbaccalaureate,
    progressive experience in job offered or as Software
    Engineer/Developer, Application Engineer/Developer or closely related occupation.
    A Master of Science in Computer Science, Software Engineering, Computer
    Engineering, or Electrical Engineering may be substituted for two (2) years of
    required experience. A PhD degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering,
    Computer Engineering, or Electrical Engineering may be substituted for four (4)
    years of required experience.
  • Experience requiring a deep knowledge of Android and a strong passion in
    mobile industry and mobile development
  • Experience in mobile web technologies (HTML5, AJAX, CSS, XML,
    JSON) preferred.
  • Experience in wireless API's (Wi-Fi, Bluetooth) preferred.
  • Experience requiring the ability to communicate design decisions, tradeoffs,
    code walk-through, bugs, thoroughly, clearly, and concisely.
  • Experience requiring the ability to effectively handle multiple
    simultaneous projects, manage time and priorities.
  • Experience efficiently implementing new features and bug fixes while
    writing elegant, maintainable code
  • Experience developing/designing mobile phone platforms highly desired.
  • Experience requiring a working knowledge of implementations of
    contemporary commercial wireless devices.
  • Must have 2 years' experience with reverse engineering software
    packages such as IDA Pro, IDA Python PyDbg, or 011yDbg, as well as computer
    forensic software packages such as EnCase, FTK, or Sleuth Kit/Autopsy.
  • Experience in computer or cell phone architecture, system internals,
    operating systems, and/or boot process software engineering.
  • Working experience in software engineering and related technologies.
  • Experience in sizing and scoping, in design, implementation and delivery
    of mobile application solutions using iOS and/or Android development
  • Experience in engineering on two or more of the following software
    platforms: Windows, Linux, Android, OS X, and iOS.
  • Experience requiring a knowledge of designing interfaces using Objective-
    C, Android SDK including the unique tasks of designing applications for small
    screen size.
  • Experience requiring excellent debugging, problem-solving, and
    analytical skills.
  • Experience with multiple programming languages (C, C++, C#, Objective
    C, Visual Basic, Python Java) is required. A strong mix is needed, with experience in
    C, C++ or Objective C and Java or C# a minimum requirement.
  • Experience requiring the ability to engineer applications in C, C-Hk, and
    Java with emphasis on prototyping and API design and development.
  • Proven track record of mobile application development.
  • Experience with two or more IDEs environments and tool sets (i.e.Visual
    Studio, Eclipse, Xcode)
  • Experience investigating software vulnerabilities and a basic
    understanding of common cyber-attack methods.
  • Experience requiring strong organizational and communication skills,
    both verbal and written
  • Some of these requirements may be waived by the government.
  • Contractor personnel shall be required to complete and pass a written test prior to
    starting work on the contract.



Bluehawk, LLC. is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer/

/EOE Minority/Female/Disabled/Veteran/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity/


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Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Bachelor's Degree
Required Experience
5 years
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