CACI International Software Engineer in Sterling, Virginia
Job Category: Engineering
Time Type: Full time
Minimum Clearance Required to Start: None
Employee Type: Regular
Percentage of Travel Required: Up to 10%
Type of Travel: Continental US
Responsible for researching, designing, developing, testing and supporting new systems, applications, and solutions for enterprise-wide cyber systems and networks. Applies computer science, electrical engineering, mathematics, and other cyber physical engineering disciplines to the design, development, integration, and support of new solutions or products that identify, exploit, protect against, or mitigate cyber security vulnerabilities. Integrates new architectural features into existing infrastructures, designs cyber security architectural artifacts, provides architectural analysis of cyber security features, relates existing system to future needs and trends, embeds advanced forensic tools and techniques for attack reconstruction, provides engineering recommendations, and resolves integration and testing issues. May interface with external entities including law enforcement, intelligence and other government organizations and agencies.
What You’ll Get to Do :
Understand Cybersecurity : Work with a team of passionate, intelligent, and innovative software and cyber engineers to understand and identify current and future Cybersecurity needs and challenges.
Cyber Innovation: Use prior experience and knowledge, software development skills, and in-depth research of network technologies and cyber tools and techniques to develop innovative solutions to address customer and industry needs.
Design Cyber Solutions : Interact directly with customers to establish detailed requirements for cyber solutions that will ultimately bolster our nation’s Cybersecurity posture.
More About this Role :
Design, develop, test and maintain real-time embedded and application software on network systems.
Develop innovative security analysis tools and software hardening techniques.
Build expertise in various network technologies and products (e.g. IP/MPLS, 4G/5G wireless, Optical Transport, etc.).
Vulnerability research to identify and evaluate security strengths and weaknesses in networks and systems of various technologies.
Perform reverse engineering tasks on Windows, Linux, mobile device and other embedded platforms.
Obtain/retain a government security clearance at the level to perform the duties of the position
You’ll Bring These Qualifications :
Educational or work experience in the following areas:
Programming methods and languages, for example C, C++, Java.
Scripting languages, for example Python, BASH, or similar.
Familiarity with Linux operating systems.
Familiarity of IP networking concepts.
Strong analytical Skills (ability to analyze and work through complicated issues).
Excellent communication skills.
Effective teamwork skills.
These Qualifications Would be Nice to Have:
Knowledge of cybersecurity and current and emerging network technologies (IP and Wireless networking, and Optical Transport technologies preferred).
Ethical hacking skills and experience with reverse engineering tools.
Demonstrated competency with assembly languages, such as MIPS, x86, PowerPC, ARM.
Experience with software development of embedded systems.
Understanding of networking concepts in routed, mobile, and optical networks.
Minimum Education and Experience:
- Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or related technical discipline and or experience or an equivalent combination of education, skills, and experience.
There is no clearance requirement to begin employment. However, as a requirement of continued employment in this position you will be required to obtain a Top Secret clearance.
What We Can Offer You:
We’ve been named a Best Place to Work by the Washington Post.
Our employees value the flexibility at CACI that allows them to balance quality work and their personal lives.
We offer competitive benefits and learning and development opportunities.
We are mission-oriented and ever vigilant in aligning our solutions with the nation’s highest priorities.
For over 55 years, the principles of CACI’s unique, character-based culture have been the driving force behind our success.
Company Overview: At CACI, you will have the opportunity to make an immediate impact by providing information solutions and services in support of national security missions and government transformation for Intelligence, Defense, and Federal Civilian customers. CACI is an Equal Opportunity Employer – Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.
As required by Executive Order 14042, Federal contractor employees are required to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by December 8, 2021 regardless of the employee’s duty location or work arrangement (e.g., telework, remote work, etc.), subject to such exceptions as required by law. If selected, you will be required to be vaccinated against COVID-19 and submit documentation of proof of vaccination before starting employment with CACI.