• Lead Software Engineer, Integrated Exploitation Systems

    Location US-MD-Ft. Meade
    Posted Date 3 weeks ago(11/20/2018 11:39 AM)
    Job ID
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
    Systems Engineering
  • Overview

    Lead Software Engineer, Integrated Exploitation Systems


    WOOD is currently hiring a Lead Software/Systems Engineer to lead an Exploitation Systems team.  Our team strengthens the cyber security posture of the U.S. Military and Government by exploiting customer networks using adversary techniques, identifying indictors of compromise, demonstrating potential operational impact of the vulnerabilities, and recommending mitigations.


    The Lead Software Engineer shall research, develop, test, document and maintain operations including the development of Windows, *NIX, and network infrastructure security testing and evaluation tools for IPv4 and IPv6 environments. Tasks shall encompass the development of new tools, modification of existing tools, and the reverse engineering of available proof of concept exploitation tools.



    • The Software Engineer will create email-based attack tools that take advantage of a recent vulnerability to provide the attacker with remote access to the recipient’s computer (running recent versions of Microsoft Windows)
    • The Software Engineer will reverse engineer windows privilege escalation tools and perform analysis. The Contractor shall document how the tool works, describe the vulnerability exploited by the tool, and list system changes as a result of the tool during execution
    • The Engineer will also perform *NIX Vulnerability Research as needed
    • Develop specific processes and custom tools for executing comprimises of network infrastructure- Vulnerability and Intrusion Detection
    • Design, build, test and maintain end to end systems that manage and report on exploitation activities in real time and provide after the fact reporting and management metrics
    • The Software Engineer will also capture, research and weaponize known vulnerabilities to develop exploits to gain initial (e.g. browser exploits) and persistent (e.g. PRIVESC and lateral movement utilities) access for systems and networks




    **Active TS/SCI with Poly Necessary

    • 20 years of experience as a Software Engineer on programs similar in scope, type and complexity
    • Bachelors Degree in STEM discipline or related from an accredited college/university is required
    • 4 additional years of experience can be used in lieu of Bachelors
    • Extensive experience in 2 or more of the following areas-
      • Design, development and/or research of
    • Email Attacks (Windows)
    • Windows Reverse Engineering
    • *NIX Vulnerability Research
    • Network Infrastructure
    • Integrated Exploitation Systems
    • Extensive experience in Modern coding languages such as: (Java, JDBC, PHP, Javascript, JSON, AJAX, JQuery) and web-services RESTful specifically



    WOOD Consulting Services is headquartered in Fulton, Maryland with an office in Washington, DC. WOOD embraces a simple philosophy… take care of our people and they will take care of our customers. We seek to hire and retain high caliber-talent to meet the needs of our customers with excellent services. For over 20 years, WOOD has followed that philosophy and built a reputation as reliable mission-enablers helping U.S. agencies achieve mission success.


    WOOD is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.



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