Senior Security Analyst/Malware Reverse Engineer

What we do:
Novetta focuses on three core areas: Data, Cyber, and Social Analytics. Our products are focused on processing and analyzing vast amounts of data in these core areas. Our services are focused on helping our customers move from complexity to clarity.
The Novetta Difference:
Our interdisciplinary expertise enables us to solve our customers most complex problems through a combination of: Smart people, fresh approaches, and focused inspiration; Domain and subject-matter expertise; Agile and flexible solutions; Software that operates at scale and speed; A culture of challenge and continuous learning. At Novetta, we bridge the gap between what our customers think they can do and what they aspire to achieve.
Our culture is shaped by a commitment to our Core Values:
Integrity - Customer Mission Success - Employee Focus - Innovation
Position Description:
Novetta is seeking a talented Senior Security Analyst/Malware Reverse Engineer to work for a cutting edge Cyber Intelligence organization. This is a challenging opportunity for a Cyber Event Analyst within a technical analysis group that is the last stop for many challenging technical security issues within the organization. This person needs to be inquisitive and able to research new highly technical subjects.
In this role you will:
Perform triage and in-depth analysis of malicious windows software (malware), phishing emails, and other client-side exploits, to support the resolution of security incidents.
Perform digital forensics on media associated with compromised hosts to assess the scope and nature of intrusions. Identify and dissect highly targeted attacks and other suspicious activity using a variety of network based tools.
Provide accurate and rapid reporting of in-depth technical analysis results in written form.
Works independently and provides mentorship to junior technical staff as needed .
Basic Qualifications:
Bachelors Degree in: Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or related field plus two years of work experience
Previous experience with performing dynamic malware analysis, researching and analyzing novel network activity
Desired Skills:
Masters Degree in: Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Information Technology, or related field plus two years of work experience
Multiple Professional Certifications such as: CISSP, SANS GREM, SANS GCIH and/or GCIA, Certified Ethical Hacker
Experience with one or more programming languages, preferably at least one high level and one low level language. Examples include Python, Java, C, and x86 ASM.
Security Clearance:
Must have a current Top Secret Clearance
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Novetta is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

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